July 6 / News

Maxwell Hodge Solicitors raise funds in aid of Wirral Hospice St John’s

Heswall and West Kirby branches of Maxwell Hodge Solicitors participated in “Make a Will Month” in April, and are pleased to announce that they raised £2,070 in aid of Wirral Hospice St John’s. 

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July 4 / News

Changes to definition of package holiday helps those booking on the internet

The Package Travel and Linked Travel Arrangements 2018 apply to holidays booked from 1st July this year. They extend the definition of package holidays and introduce the concept of linked travel arrangements.

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July 4 / News

WHEN YOU GET WORK DONE AT HOME – KNOW WHO IS WORKING FOR YOU

When you make a decision to have work done on your home, time is spent considering what sort of work is required, who should do it and how much you can afford to pay. These are all important decisions, which can be difficult.

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July 3 / News

A Step in the Right Direction…

A landmark case at The Supreme Court has unanimously allowed an appeal to establish that a heterosexual couple have the right to enter into a civil partnership.

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July 2 / News

Parents under Pressure – a programme helping adults with drug and alcohol issues

Unfortunately many children cases in Court involve parents with drug and alcohol problems, which have a major impact on their ability to parent a child.

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June 28 / News

Don’t let Domestic Violence “Kick Off” during the next round of the World Cup

With England making it through to the next round of the World Cup, tensions will be running high amongst the team as they prepare for the next round.   Don’t let the World Cup impact on you and your family, statistics show that there is an increase in domestic violence during football tournaments.

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June 28 / News

WORKING AWAY DOESN’T MEAN YOU SHOULD NO LONGER BE INVOLVED

When parents separate they each retain their parental rights. A departing parent who is no longer caring for the children may believe that they have lost their Parental Responsibility. However, this is just a myth.   Parental Responsibility only can end on the making of a court Order and not on the ending of a relationship or subsequent divorce.

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June 27 / News

Understanding Pensions and Pension Sharing

Trying to deal with the division of matrimonial assets on separation can be extremely complex and stressful. After the marital home, pensions are usually the next most important consideration.

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June 26 / Uncategorized

CHILD CONTACT FOR PARENTS SERVING IN THE ARMED FORCES

One major issue affecting a number of armed forces personnel is that of child contact following the breakdown of a relationship.   Very often following separation the former spouse can make it difficult for a parent to continue a relationship with a child.

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June 25 / News

Divorce and the Armed Forces

An issue that often affects armed forces personnel is relationship breakdown and divorce.

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