Jan 11

Overage Agreements – Sparks v Biden (2017) EWHC 1994 (CH)

Posted by admin on Thursday 11th January 2018

Overage Agreements are often negotiated to give the Seller of a property a share in the later profits of a development over and above the original sale price. Although quite common, they are often complex and fraught with risk. It is notoriously difficult to predict future events and try to cater for them...

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Jan 08

Divorce Day?

Posted by admin on Monday 8th January 2018

With today being dubbed Divorce Day by some in the media it is important to consider getting advice now if you are in the unfortunate position of realising that your marriage is not going to survive another year.

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Nov 02

Crying foul: Fault lines in family law

Posted by admin on Thursday 2nd November 2017

Aaron O’Malley, head of Family and Matrimonial Law department at Gowen and Stevens comments on a report in this week’s Law Gazette.

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Jun 19

How Long is Short?

Posted by admin on Monday 19th June 2017

Pre-Nuptial Agreements

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Apr 18

Make a Will Fortnight

Posted by admin on Tuesday 18th April 2017

Monday 8th May to Friday 19th May 2017

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Mar 13

Buying a Leasehold? Check the Ground Rent.

Posted by admin on Monday 13th March 2017

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Feb 23

Employment

Posted by admin on Thursday 23rd February 2017

A Sting in the Tail

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Nov 01

Uber London Limited and others -v- Aslam, Farrar and others (2202550/2105)

Posted by admin on Tuesday 1st November 2016

Could this win by Uber drivers have a major impact on other businesses?

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May 31

Employment Law

Posted by admin on Tuesday 31st May 2016

Some recent Employment Law cases of Interest

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May 05

London Legal Walk Support Trust 2016 - Update

Posted by admin on Thursday 5th May 2016

10km Sponsored Walk, raising funds to support those in need to obtain access to legal advice

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Apr 27

From our Head of Family Department, Aaron O'Malley

Posted by admin on Wednesday 27th April 2016

Gary Lineker's recent comments on this Country's divorce system

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Apr 23

Comment from our Head of Family Department, Aaron O'Malley

Posted by admin on Saturday 23rd April 2016

‚ÄčI read with interest the news coverage of the Australian, Sally Faulkner, who has been arrested in Beirut on charges of allegedly kidnapping her own children. A question we in the family department at Gowen and Stevens are often asked concerns the ability of the primary carer of the children to relocate within or outside this jurisdiction.

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Jan 20

News from the Front Line - D-Day?

Posted by admin on Wednesday 20th January 2016

January 2016

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Nov 04

Zero Tolerance to Dishonesty in Divorce

Posted by admin on Wednesday 4th November 2015

Landmark Case of Sharland and Gohil

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Jun 08

More responsibilities for landlords

Posted by admin on Monday 8th June 2015

The Department for Communities and Local Government (“DCLG”) is planning to place even more responsibilities on landlords of residential property. DCLG want to bring in new measures requiring landlords to carry out checks on the immigration status of their tenants before offering a tenancy to them.

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