Marriage & Civil partnership

On the farm

Farming divorces typically involve complex business ownership structures and require special care, as Laura Martin explains

King no more: dealing with unethical client requests

Agreeing to drafting a contract clause that you believe might be unethical could put you in breach of your regulatory obligations, warns Mena Ruparel

What is the future of civil partnerships?

It is for the law to keep up with changing relationship formats and social attitudes to reflect reality and protect those involved, writes Pippa Allsop

Being civil

Fixing the civil partnership anomaly is only the first step of a bigger cohabitation reform project, writes Jean-Yves Gilg

Time for action

Despite the recent Court of Appeal judgment, it is clear the ban on opposite-sex civil partnerships cannot continue indefinitely, writes Maeve O’Higgins

Do civil partnerships have a future?

As it stands, the law on civil partnerships is inherently unfair, argues Marilyn Stowe

Civil partnership for only same-sex couples is ‘discriminatory’

Private members bill receives cross-party support ahead of Commons debate