Factsheets

 

Corporate and Commercial

Overview Verisona Law supports an impressive and varied portfolio of businesses by ensuring they address all the legal issues involved in starting and growing a company. Whether working as an outsourced legal department for startup, small to medium-sized and owner managed businesses, or taking on specific projects for larger corporations, ...

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Debt Recovery

Overview Good cash flow is critical for every successful business, so making sure you get paid in full and on time is paramount. However, for many business there are times when a payment has not been made, the person owing the money (the ‘debtor’) has ignored or avoided reminders, and ...

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Cohabitation

Overview Cohabitation – def. “an arrangement where two people who are not married live together in a romantic relationship and/or sexually intimate relationship on a long term or permanent basis.” Cohabitation usually refers to couples who live together, but are not married or in a civil partnership. The number of ...

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What is an Executor

Overview If you have been asked to be, or considering making someone an ‘executor’, this refers to the role of representing someone after they have passed away. The duties of an executor are mainly administrative; taking stock of the deceased’s assets, paying off any debts and Inheritance Tax, and distributing ...

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Cost of living

Overview From April 2016, a new rate will apply to workers aged 25 and over. The new rate has been branded as “the National Living Wage”. It will start on April the 1st at £7.20 per hour. Despite the name, this new rate is essentially a new Minimum Wage for ...

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What is an LPA

Overview A Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) is the way to ensure that the people you trust will be able to take important decisions on your behalf if you become mentally or physically incapable of doing so for yourself. While LPAs are most often used to deal with the affairs ...

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Family Law

Overview Verisona Law’s Family Law Team offers support and advice on all legal issues related to relationships, children and the wider family. The firm has also developed highly regarded specialist services in cases involving assets or living arrangements abroad and protecting pensions, especially in matters involving those working in the ...

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