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Library Archive

July 2011

You and the Law 26th July 2011

Tuesday, July 26th, 2011. Posted in: News

I sent off a film for processing, but after four weeks it still hasn’t come back and I’ve had no satisfactory explanation or offer of compensation. What am I entitled to?


You and the Law 19th July 2011

Tuesday, July 19th, 2011. Posted in: News

Twenty years ago we bought a property with my mother: we have the main
house and she has the bungalow. How will we stand when my mother dies and we have to move out? How will the property be divided up, in as much as we have maintained and insured both properties over the years?


You and the Law – 12th July 2011

Tuesday, July 12th, 2011. Posted in: News

The company we work for says it is losing money and has proposed drastic
changes to our work patterns in order to remain competitive. The unions
agreed to the changes, but they were rejected in a ballot. We have now been told that we will lose our jobs if we don’t agree. Can they do this legally?


You and the Law – 5th July 2011

Tuesday, July 5th, 2011. Posted in: News

Our son had a relationship with a girl some years ago, which produced our only grand-daughter, who is now nine. The couple split up, and our son has been paying maintenance for his daughter via the CSA. We now discover that the mother has married and is planning to emigrate. We thought our son’s consent would be required for his daughter to be taken abroad?