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The law never stands still, and the way it applies to you and your organisation is constantly evolving. Our people are on top of these developments and can keep you up to date with some of the most interesting aspects of these changes. Check out our articles and updates for our perspective on issues that might affect you.

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    Who should I choose to be my Executor in my Will?

    There have been a number of recent cases where Executors have been removed by the courts due to disputes between those appointed. In order to help avoid matters becoming contentious, this blog highlights some factors to consider when choosing an Executor.

  • Relinquishment and assignation of secure agricultural tenancies

    Relinquishment and assignation of secure agricultural tenancies

    Legislation which came into force this year enables most tenants with a secure agricultural tenancy to offer to relinquish their tenancy to their landlord for value. If the landlord does not wish to "buy" the tenancy, the legislation allows the tenant to advertise the tenancy on the open market and to assign it, for value, to a "new entrant" or "progressing farmer".