201706.20

“The Italian Job” …… re Spousal Maintenance

SHOULD THE UK COURTS FOLLOW THE ITALIAN SUPREME COURT ON SPOUSAL MAINTENANCE?  Will this case have any effect? According to “The Telegraph”, Vittorio Grilli, the former Italian Economy and Finance Minister (2012-2013) and his former wife Lisa Lowenstein, an American businesswoman, divorced acrimoniously in 2013.  Vittorio was ordered to pay his former wife the monthly…

201706.14

Employment Opportunities – more growth at Curwens

We have exciting new job opportunities at our Enfield office for enthusiastic candidates who want a legal career. NQ Property Solicitor – 6 Month Contract – Enfield – opportunity to join a thriving fast-paced team dealing with a broad range of property transactions. Relevant experience essential. Commercial Property Secretary – Enfield – relevant experience required Office Assistant…

201706.08

PRE-NUPTIAL AGREEMENT – “The Pre-Nup”

We often used to hear comments about Pre-Nuptial Agreements such as “Pre-Nups aren’t worth the paper they’re written on” or “They’re only for the rich”.  This is no longer the case and provided certain safeguards are observed, Pre-Nups will be upheld in a Court of Law. They are not just for the very wealthy and…