The Oxford Dictionary defines conveyancing as “the branch of law concerned with the preparation of documents for the conveyance of property”.
Conveyancing is the legal procedure by which you buy and sell a house.
How long does it take?
Buying or selling a house normally takes 2 – 3 months depending upon how many people there are in your ‘chain’ of buyers and sellers. The process may be...Read More
In Britain when it comes to standing up for our rights and filing personal injury claimswe don’t hang around. 78% of cases filed in the UK at the moment are made by car crash victims with whiplash!
We decided to take a look at some of the most bizarre injury claims that were filled over 100 years ago and what they would be worth now!
A grocer from Lancashire slips whilst playing Blind...Read More
Many UK laws have been around for hundreds of years and are still in place today.
Most laws are understandable and help prevent criminal activity while others seem a little obscure. We’ve put together our list of the top strangest laws;
It is illegal to die in the Houses of Parliament
It is an offence to beat or shake any carpet rug or mat in any street in the Metropolitan Police District,...Read More
Recently there has been an increase in the media coverage of mediation, for example the Guardian recently carried out a poll on whether mediation should be compulsory and the presenters of Loose Women have also been discussing it. This increase in the profile of mediation, is in part because it is the government’s intention that as of April 2014 it will be compulsory for you to attend an...Read More
Increasing numbers of people are purchasing property through the assistance of family members. This is due to the significant sums needed as a deposit, an increase in house prices and lenders tightening their rules and criteria for lending. If you are contributing a larger share of the purchase price to a property with your partner (either due to assistance from family or from your own...Read More