I rent from a private landlord I’ve never met. I pay my monthly rent on time by standing order and I text him if I have a problem. For four years the roof has leaked, causing mould and fungus that has damaged my health and ruined clothes and household items..... Can I sue him?Read more
At a time when charities have all been struggling to raise funds, an Oswestry law firm has been commended for raising over £1.1 million of future income for charity through legacy fundraising.Read more
My father was diagnosed with dementia four years ago and his general health is rapidly declining. Now my mum, who is the sole executor of my dad’s Will, has been diagnosed with the same awful disease. As Mum is no longer capable of making rational decisions, what will happen about his Will when my father dies?Read more
Q&A Former boss made negative comments about my mental health in a job reference. Is this discrimination?
I am bipolar. I was made redundant in 2021 as the firm where I was an IT project manager suffered during the pandemic. I had a good rapport with my former employer, so was shocked to discover privately from his PA that he had given negative comments about my mental health in a reference requested by the firm I was recently interviewed by.Read more
I contracted COVID-19 in the summer of 2020. I was in hospital for several weeks and was left with various health problems, some intermittent. Eventually I was diagnosed with Long COVID. Some days I can barely get out of bed with fatigue, other times it manifests itself in other ways.Read more
Our disabled son lives in assisted care...... His sister is devoted to him, so we could leave his share of their inheritance in her care, and she would ensure he did not squander it or was taken advantage of. Could something be written into our Wills to this effect?Read more