Blog and Comment

Blog and Comment

8 January 2015

Social Media: Think before you post

Lindsay Halliwellposted byLindsay Halliwell Senior Associate

Chances are that you've not only heard about social media but you’re using at least one of the many different social channels on offer. The increasing range of portable technology such as smartphones and tablets coupled with wifi and 4G means that people are able to project their thoughts and feelings in an instant. Research shows that the average attention span reduced from 12 seconds in 2000 to 8 seconds in 2013. Coupled with the perceived need to be ahead of the game, in an internet world that never sleeps, ill thought out comments are likely to haunt you in the public domain indefinitely.... Read more

25 November 2014Divorce Mediation

Dispute Resolution Week: 24th - 28th November 2014

Lindsay Halliwellposted byLindsay Halliwell Senior Associate

Building on the last two successful years, the national awareness week for family dispute resolution has again returned. Launched by Resolution, the aim of the initiative is to raise awareness of the alternative ways in which a family law dispute can be resolved without court proceedings, which is costly in terms of money, time and stress.... Read more