News at April King

Do I need a business LPA (Lasting Power of Attorney)?

If you own a business, what would happen if you lost mental capacity? Do you need a business LPA? This depends on a number of matters.

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13 November - 17

Is your Letter of Wishes effective?

We look at what a letter of wishes is used for, important points to note & the question of how much weight the letter will have if your Will...

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13 November - 17

Do I need a Will and Lasting Power of Attorney?

We answer the question 'Do I need a Will and LPA?' by looking at the circumstances where you definitely would need to have a Will / LPA in place.

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13 November - 17

New AI booking system to be implemented

An online appointment booking system will allow existing & prospective clients of law firm April King to choose appointments at their convenience.

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06 November - 17

Carlton Town – in honour of Shelts

Carlton Town Football Club have announced that the Loughborough Dynamo clash on Saturday is to held in honour and memory of Paul Shelton.

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06 November - 17

Asset Protection Trusts – why you should steer clear

We look at so-called Asset Protection TrustsĀ (also sometimes called Lifetime Trusts or Lifetime Asset Trusts) & why they could be the next big scandal.

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06 November - 17

Compulsory mediation: April King speaks to the Law Society Gazette

We look at who mediation is suitable for, how it helps parties stay in control of the outcome & common misconceptions as to who pays legal costs.

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30 October - 17

The case of the unsent text message Will

We look at a recent Australian case of an unsent draft text message that was held to be a Will & compare it to current & future English law...

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23 October - 17

Councils actively pursuing deprivation of assets cases

Councils are actively pursuing those who have deliberately deprived themselves of assets in an attempt to avoid paying their own bill for care.

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09 October - 17

What happens to inheritance on divorce?

We look at how the courts treat inheritance on divorce, other threats to your child's inheritance & how you can protect your child's inheritance.

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26 September - 17