Coronavirus News

Video Witnessed Wills

Legal Update: Wills Can Now Be Witnessed Online

Posted on August 05, 2020

The Government updated guidance on the creation of Wills as a response to the Coronavirus pandemic, by introducing legislation to allow people to use video-conferencing technology to witness a Will. How will this affect the way Wills are made? 

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Returning to Work after Lockdown

Release of Lockdown and Returning Employees to the Workplace

Posted on August 04, 2020

Following changes in Government guidance, more employers are asking staff to come back to the workplace. But what are your obligations as an employer if staff are reluctant or unwilling to return?

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Impact of COVID-19 on Divorce

Coming out of COVID-19: What This Means for You

Posted on July 29, 2020

Our Family Law Solicitor, Farah Naz, assesses how COVID-19 has impacted family relationships – specifically marriages – and how Jefferies can help you through this tough time.

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Ban on Evictions post COVID-19

An Extension of the Ban on Evictions – What Does This Mean for Landlords?

Posted on June 25, 2020

Due to the impact of Coronavirus, landlords have to give increased notice when serving possession notices upon residential tenants, with the ban on evictions now extended until 23 August. Victoria Scott assesses what this means for landlords here.

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Moving Home Now Allowed – Key Advice

Posted on May 14, 2020

Whilst we haven’t stopped, the property market is now back up and running and we are here to help. Get in touch if you would like to discuss any matters with our team.

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What does the Coronavirus Act 2020 mean for Landlords?

Posted on March 30, 2020

Jefferies discuss the debate over whether landlords can continue to take action to evict their tenants, and what the Coronavirus Act 2020 means.

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COVID-19 & Contact Arrangements: FAQs

Posted on March 27, 2020

Jefferies Family Law team answer your questions around contact during lockdown, including when it is acceptable for contact not to go ahead.

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Jefferies Support Guide for Employers and Businesses Affected by COVID-19

Posted on March 26, 2020

Jefferies Employment Law team guide employers through the measures the Government has introduced to help businesses during the COVID-19 crisis.

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Urgent Family Law Update

Posted on March 24, 2020

Please read our urgent update on the Family Law services available from Jefferies during this period of lockdown due to COVID-19.

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