Dont be a bitter twitter when it comes to divorce

Edinburgh-based Gibson Kerr, which specialises in family and personal law, has highlighted the trend of using social networking sites to complain about partners during divorce proceedings – or "bitter twittering"...

Dont Take the Risk with an Online Divorce

The Edinburgh legal firm says that numerous websites are now offering "low-cost" online divorces, which are proving popular with couples who are put off spending money on legal advice during...

Get the Right Advice When Considering Pre-Nups

Gibson Kerr says that although most couples don't want to think about the negatives when they're planning their big day, they should consider the extra security that a pre-nup will...

Separating Couples Should Make Sure of Legal Rules for Pets

The Edinburgh firm says that many couples are unaware of the legal position when it comes to pets during divorce cases, and some even expect to fight for custody of...

Scots Families at Risk if they Make DIY Wills

The firm says that these bargain-hunters are actually leaving their families and loved ones in danger of not receiving their rightful inheritances – as online or DIY wills can be...

Social Media Sites are Causing More Scottish Divorce Enquiries

Edinburgh family law firm Gibson Kerr says that social media channels such as facebook, twitter, bebo and myspace are becoming increasingly prevalent in divorce cases, as more people are using them...

Thousands of Scottish Couples Risking Costly Mistake

The Family Law (Scotland) Act came into force in 2006 - giving couples who cohabit rights to claim against their partner in the event of a split and also rights...