The Austin Lafferty Solicitors & Estate Agents Blog

Austin Lafferty, solicitors and estate agents in Glasgow, East Kilbride and Hamilton, provide legal advice to the businesses and individuals of Glasgow, East Kilbride, Hamilton and beyond. Get legal advice you can trust from Austin Lafferty. Below are details of our latest posts.

  • Home
    Home This is where you can find all the blog posts throughout the site.
  • Categories
    Categories Displays a list of categories from this blog.
  • Tags
    Tags Displays a list of tags that have been used in the blog.
  • Login
    Login Login form
Recent blog posts

Driver Killed After Hitting Tree

Posted by on in Personal Injury

A takeaway driver has been killed after she suffered a head injury after colliding with a tree in the Highlands.

...

As much as £550 million could be wasted in inheritance tax (IHT) this year by people not taking appropriate action, according to a new report from unbiased.co.uk, in partnership with Prudential. The predicted wastage is £20 million more than last year and an increase of £78 million on 2013.

...

Due to health problems I did not keep up monthly payments and received a council tax demand to pay within seven days which I did not do. I received a summary warrant. I did manage to pay the council tax by the end of the tax year but did not pay the additional 10%. I am now being asked after two years by a debt recovery agency to pay the £85, must I pay this as I thought if the bill was settled before the new tax year?

...

A divorcing couple in England have been criticised by a family court judge for involving their children in a very bitter access dispute, reports the Telegraph.

...

I had a catalogue in 2007. I moved house and forwarded my new address to the catalogue. in February 2015 I received a letter from a debt agency asking me to pay over £3000. I have heard that if a debt is five years or older it is dead due to the limitation act. could you please confirm any legal advice on this.

...

Our mother died and our stepfather got all her possessions. He has now passed away and our older sister has claimed everything.We were wondering if we were entitled to anything of our mother's estate. When she died she never left a will as far as we know.

...

Some wealthy families are concerned that the transfer of intergenerational wealth could do more harm than good for the next generation, according to a new report from Merrill Lynch’s Private Banking and Investment Group.

...

Adoption charity Adoption UK has announced the launch of the Adoption Support Fund in England.

...

Online enquiry

Please enter your first name.
Please enter a valid email address.
Please enter your telephone number.
Please enter a town or city for your location.
Invalid Input
Please fill out your enquiry.
Please enter the letters shown
Please enter the letters shown
  RefreshCaptcha has been entered incorrectly.
  

Austin Lafferty

Austin’s YouTube Channel