Blog

Protect Yourself From The Latest Insurance Scam

  • Author: David Crosby
  • Posted on: 16th August 2013
  • Posted On: Blog

David Crosby, Personal Injury Partner at C & W advises that all drivers, to protect themselves from such staged accidents, should keep a disposable camera and pen and paper in their cars so they can clearly record at the scene what vehicle damage (if any) was done and the number of people in the other car.

It is also advisable to try and get names and addresses from any witnesses to the accident at the scene as their evidence may…

Read more

Celebrity Divorces - The Truth

  • Author: David Crosby
  • Posted on: 5th August 2013
  • Posted On: Blog

We recognise that the media can provide an unrealistic view of the divorce process and here at Crosby & Woods we aim to provide you with practical and client focused advice to help you through this difficult time.

If you require advice on divorce matters please do not hesitate to give our Family Law specialists a call on 01273 734600

http://www.familylawweek.co.uk/site.aspx?i=ed115469

Read more

'Right to Die' - Where do you stand on Life Sustaining Treatment?

  • Author: David Crosby
  • Posted on: 31st July 2013
  • Posted On: Blog

How do you feel about life sustaining treatment? Here at Crosby & Woods we believe that you should be in control of your Health & Welfare and that all decision regarding your welbeing should be made by you. 

Be in control and contact Greg Woods today on 01273 734600 to discuss how you can best protect yourself and your family.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23506186

Read more

Dont Let Your Divorce Become 'Financial Suicide'

  • Author: David Crosby
  • Posted on: 30th July 2013
  • Posted On: Blog

Here at Crosby & Woods Solicitors we are conscious that your overall legal costs will have a significant impact on your financial circumstances. We aim to provide you with realistic costs estimates and advice on avoiding escalating costs in family matters. If you would like to discuss a family law matter with one of our specialist family solicitors then please call us on 01273 734600.   

 

http://www.familylawweek.co.uk/site.aspx?i=ed115355

Read more

Help to Buy Scheme Warnings

  • Author: David Crosby
  • Posted on: 29th July 2013
  • Posted On: Blog
Vince Cable warns that the Help to Buy Scheme could "inflate" the housing market. Please contact our experienced Conveyancing Department on 01273 734600 to discuss all of your property transactions.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/property/propertynews/10207306/Help-to-Buy-risks-new-house-price-bubble-warns-Cable.html
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/property/propertynews/10207306/Help-to-Buy-risks-new-house-price-bubble-w
www.telegraph.co.uk

Read more

Lasting Powers of Attorney - NHS closer to developing a way to diagnose Alzheimers Disease

  • Author: David Crosby
  • Posted on: 29th July 2013
  • Posted On: Blog
Researchers are getting closer to a method of testing for Alzheimers. Please contact our Patner Greg Woods on 01273 734600 to discuss Lasting Powers of Attorney and the protection these documents provide to both you and your family

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23465965
 
 
 

Read more

The Dangers of Living Wills

  • Author: David Crosby
  • Posted on: 24th July 2013
  • Posted On: Blog

Unneccesary death highlights the potential risks with having a simple 'do not resuscitate order' (known as a Living Wills). Please contact our Partner Greg Woods on 01273 734600 for a no obligation discussion about Lasting Powers of Attorney as the sensible and safe alternative to a simple and risky Living Will. 

Read more

The Dangers of Living Wills

  • Author: David Crosby
  • Posted on: 24th July 2013
  • Posted On: Blog

Unneccesary death highlights the potential risks with having a simple 'do not resuscitate order' (known as a Living Wills). Please contact our Partner Greg Woods on 01273 734600 for a no obligation discussion about Lasting Powers of Attorney as the sensible and safe alternative to a simple and risky Living Will. 

Read more

New Court Fees- Can you afford to go to Court?

  • Author: David Crosby
  • Posted on: 3rd March 2013
  • Posted On: Blog

In response to the Enhanced Court Fees Consultation, HMCTS (HM Courts and Tribunals Service) has announced an increase to court fees for claims over £10,000.

From March 2015 the following changes have been proposed and as matters stand, subject to any last minute (and successful) challenges being made, the following changes will come into force very shortly. The impact will be felt especially by small businesses for whom cash flow and good debt management is crucial to their continued survival and success.

Unfortunately bad debts and customers who do not pay on time, or at all, are an inevitable risk of any… Read more

How to avoid the stress of buying or selling a property?- seven simple solutions

  • Author: David Crosby
  • Posted on: 30th November -0001
  • Posted On: Blog

It's no secret that buying or selling a property can be hugely stressful. A property sale or purchase can easily be delayed at any stage of the process so the more prepared you are at the outset the better. Understanding the conveyancing process and being prepared will help to avoid any unnecessary delays. 

Read more