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Simpson Millar LLP's Head of Immigration, Sumita Gupta believes that although the proposals are intended to simplify the visit visa regime, changes to immigration processes in the UK are rarely straightforward.
The Home Office has been in consultation with business partners for a significant period , with a view to simplifying the visit visa regime.
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The recently published national COPD clinical audit report COPD: who cares matters, highlights that there have been some important improvements in the care for COPD patients over the past six years, it is still not good enough.
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Symptoms And Care. Author: Helen Donaghy Bullet Dated: 25/2/2015. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) refers to a number of progressive conditions including chronic bronchitis, emphysema as well as chronic obstructive airways disease.
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With many old cases being out of touch with the reality of women working and the world being a very different place now, it will be interesting to see how many cases are returned to court to be reconsidered.
A judge has made scathing remarks to the ex-wife of a millionaire racehorse surgeon after her husband brought a challenge to the maintenance he was paying
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The Deregulation Bill 2015 may affect you if you are a landlord with Assured Shorthold Tenancy (AST) tenants that have provided you with deposit.
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Whilst both men and women in the UK are equally likely to suffer heart attacks, men are currently far more likely to be correctly diagnosed.

Charities such as the +British Heart Foundation help people in various ways everyday, and you shouldn't hesitate to seek advice if you're concerned about a potential misdiagnosis.
Coronary heart disease is one of the biggest killers amongst women in the UK, killing approximately 3 times more women than breast cancer.
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Around 15,000 children or 9,000 families are helped by Child Contact Centres each year.

What happens when they're gone?
The Chair of the National Association of Child Contact Centres discussed concerns about legal aid cuts with the Family Courts Unions Parliamentary Group
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Long court disputes during family cases will soon be settled by DNA testing paid for by the Children and Family Court Advisory and Support Service (CAFCASS).

Successful pilots in Bristol and Taunton have showed judges were able to get on with making confident decisions and parents were more likely to follow them after a DNA test was completed.
Thought as just the reserve for daytime TV, DNA tests determining parentage will be funded from September in England and Wales to help end family disputes
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We have a Q&A guide that will answer some of your queries regarding a personal injury claim if your loved one suffers an injury whilst in care.
It’s never easy deciding to put a loved one in a care home but we’re increasingly hearing about elderly people who are injured due to the home's negligence
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Following over 175,000 complaints to the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) in 2014, ministers have announced that these 'cowboy' firms could soon be facing fines of up to £500,000.
We've all had them: unexpected calls and texts promising the world. It seems everyone has something wonderful to offer – whether you asked for it or not.
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Jenine Abdo talks about her time at the Show Racism the Red Card Wales Annual Review in light of recent racist attacks in Paris.
The unfortunate events in Paris re-emphasise Simpson Millar LLP's commitment to why it is so important to support charities like Show Racism the Red Card
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An initial Care Quality Commission consultation was prompted after the BBC's Panorama programme in 2011 used secret filming to uncover abuse at Winterbourne View, a care home for people with learning disabilities.

The Old Deanery care home in Essex was the latest to be exposed in 2014.
The Care Quality Commission (CQC) recently issued guidance for family members that intend to record hidden footage of their loved ones in a care home
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Simpson Millar LLP is no stranger to highlighting the strain that has been put on the legal system since legal aid cuts came into effect in May 2013.
Lord Justices have waded into the debate on legal aid cuts and given their views on how the scrapping of legal aid has affected their jobs.
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Simpson Millar LLP Solicitors are a nationwide law firm with 12 offices throughout England and Wales.  We have been acting for clients for over 150 years and are accredited with the Lexcel, Investors in People and Diversity in Business quality standards. Find out more at www.simpsonmillar.co.uk

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