Legal Advice

Animal Liability

Animal Liability Anyone who keeps an animal is duty bound, even if they are considered to be a non-dangerous species to prevent them from causing harm to others. Animal liability defined…

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Horse Passport

Horse Passports Being the owner of a horse brings with it responsibilities. Before deciding whether to buy a horse you should understand what ownership involves and the costs involved including…

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Horseriding and Highway Code

Horseriding and Highway Code Horseriding and Highway Code is a set of rules and regulations that road users must comply with when using the roads in Great Britain. The Code…

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Conservation of Seals

Conservation of Seals Act 1970 Seals are a protected animal under the Conservation of Seals Act 1970. However, this legislation does not outlaw killing seals but regulates the way in…

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Cats Fouling

Cats Fouling In England and Wales there are no specific laws which are applicable to cats or cats fouling. However, there are other pieces of legislation which can be used…

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Small Claims Court

Small Claims Court The Small Claims Court is primarily used within civil claims. Within the civil court system there are three main tracks for claims in the county court. These…

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Defamation

Defamation When a claim is made for defamation the claimant believes that another person has published information about them which is untrue. As a result, the claimant may have suffered…

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Burglary

Burglary Burglary is an offence which is defined by Section 9 of the Theft Act 1968. An offender will be found guilty of burglary in any of the following situations:…

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Bail

Bail In the majority of cases when an arrest is made, the defendant can request bail.  The prosecuting side can only refuse bail on three conditions. The first is they…

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Statute of Limitations

Statute of Limitations A statute of limitations in UK law is used to describe how long you have to bring legal action in civil cases. Limitation periods in civil law…

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