13 December 2019

Simon Blain quoted in The Times on the Villiers family law case

Family partner, Simon Blain's comments on the Villiers case have been published in The Times article 'Tug-of-war court battle between Scottish and English divorce begins'.

Simon comments that 'there is much to debate as to whether England should follow Scotland and introduce a fixed term for spousal maintenance'. He further explains that ministers are looking at whether England should be 'more rigorous in excluding assets from division which originate from outside the marriage'.

The full article is available here behind a paywall.

Simon's comments were also published in the Law Society Gazette, Mail Online, Yahoo News, and Scottish national newspapers The National and The Herald.

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