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19th March 2020

Message to our clients

Our main message from the Farani Taylor management team is business as usual. As the Corona Virus continues to cause significant challenges to society as a whole, we want to reassure our clients and future clients that they are safe with us. We remain open for business as usual. Offering the same excellent service levels…
13th March 2020

No one should live in fear

Mary-Ann Wanjiku discusses the legal aspects regarding domestic abuse. It is often the case that those in abusive relationships cannot see the light at the end of the tunnel. Domestic abuse can effect anyone. The victims often feel a stigma and are unable to tell anyone. What is domestic abuse? Domestic abuse is unacceptable verbal,…
9th March 2020

How UK employers can protect their business during the Corona Virus saga?

There are now concerns of a worldwide pandemic. There are fears that the UK may need to quarantine much of the population. If this is the case then employers need to take steps to protect and reassure employees. What is the law? There are three areas of law that need to be taken into consideration:…
28th February 2020

Possible Legal Aid Reform

The government today announced a consultation in to reforming Legal Aid funding for criminal law. Proposals are for an estimated £32million to £50million increase in funding for criminal advocates and solicitors. Further funding is to ensure the system is sustainable and protect those unable to afford legal representation. What are the proposals? To increase the…
20th February 2020

Reception to honour Pak Media UK Cricket Team

Our Public Relations Officer, Amin Chishti, was invited to attend an event to honour the Pak Media UK Cricket Team. The event was hosted by His Excellency Mohammed Nafees Zakaria, High Commissioner of Pakistan. The team have been invited to play two international matches.  
19th February 2020

70 IS THE MAGIC NUMBER!

Adeeb Chowdhry, Director, discusses the latest on immigration reforms. The Home office has today published a policy statement setting out details of the new points based plan to be introduced in January 2021. The changes primarily focuses on skilled workers and the process to recruit workers from outside the UK.  The end of free movement…
19th February 2020

New points based immigration system…

The government have unveiled there new plans in regards to skilled workers. The plan is to implement a points based system. Free movement ends on 31st December 2020, therefore all migrants are to be treated equally. The plans mean that there is to be no route for low skilled workers unless deemed a shortage. It…
14th February 2020

Child Care Proceedings Explained…

Family Court proceedings can be daunting and extremely stressful. Clear advice advice from industry experts can help alleviate this and guide you through the Court process. The cost of getting advice is often the reason why people attempt to represent themselves in these hearings. However, we at Farani Taylor Solicitors hold a Legal Aid franchise…
5th February 2020

Amnesty for Illegal Immigrants

Rakesh Prajapati discusses Amnesty for Illegal Immigrants. This article was recently published. The following has been published in various media: What is Amnesty? Amnesty is an offer to the undocumented migrants to regularize their status in the UK. It is a proposal statement, not a law, which is currently seeking parliamentary attention and discussion for…
31st January 2020

Children’s needs first

Putting children's needs at the heart of any separation or divorce is tantamount. Our aim is treat cases involving children sensitively and quickly so that a suitable resolution is found. The reforms in Scotland proposed by Scottish ministers may fundamentally change the legality of court orders. They are looking to ensure that women who defy…