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  • Experts underestimate number of UK divorces Article date:  19/06/2017As the BBC announces a documentary featuring wives locked in multi-million pound divorce cases, and Elle Macpherson reveals she is divorcing her billionaire husband, a survey of professional specialists has revealed that most significantly underestimate the number of couples splitting up in the UK every day.
  • Higgs proud to be diversity champions Article date:  14/06/2017Higgs & Sons has today celebrated becoming one of the first organisations in the Black Country to become an accredited member of Stonewall's Diversity Champions programme.
  • Promotions at Midlands law firm Article date:  01/06/2017Higgs & Sons has announced a series of internal promotions adding strength to number of the firm's key departments.
  • New build leasehold – Always check the small print Article date:  30/05/2017Recent reports about the perils of buying leasehold properties have made buyers think twice before investing their hard-earned savings in a new build home.
  • Higgs' Tax Expert Wins Top Finance Award Article date:  19/05/2017A tax expert with leading West Midlands' legal firm Higgs & Sons has received The Finance Award at The Birmingham Young Professional of the Year Awards.
  • Help at hand for those affected by EU truck cartel ruling Article date:  17/05/2017In July 2016 a ruling by the European Commission found that MAN, Volvo/Renault, Daimler, Iveco, and DAF broke EU competition rules. The ruling found that the truck makers concerned, colluded for 14 years on truck pricing and on passing on the costs of compliance with stricter emission rules- in short that they operated an illegal cartel.
  • Pre-Nup Planning Offers Peace of Mind Article date:  12/05/2017When a wealthy businessman in popular Radio 4 soap The Archers bemoaned the fact his estranged wife had 'grabbed the best divorce lawyer in London', solicitors across the UK united to ask: why didn't he have a pre-nup?
  • Higgs & Sons helps brewer acquire property and alcohol licence for new pub Article date:  08/05/2017A team from Higgs & Sons has supported an iconic Black Country brewer in securing the right premises for what will be its 11th pub in the Midlands.
  • Higgs helps charity mark landmark anniversary Article date:  02/05/2017
  • Warning as charities fall foul of data protection laws Article date:  28/04/2017With news that 11 charities have been fined hundreds of thousands of pounds for the misuse of personal data, specialists from a leading Midlands law firm have urged charity trustees and their fundraisers to make sure they fully understand the law or risk damaging their charity's reputation.
  • Engineers Mate's success continues to benefit from Higgs' support Article date:  21/04/2017Another chapter began for a local business success story this week after a new Director joined the board of Engineers Mate to help drive forward the continued development of the Pensnett-based company.
  • 'Egg-cellent' results for Higgs' Easter collection Article date:  13/04/2017Higgs colleagues have once again shown their 'eggs-trordinary' generosity after donating 165 Easter eggs to Wolverhampton's Haven refuge.
  • Higgs & Sons advises on major global deal for Westbridge Foods Article date:  03/04/2017Higgs & Sons' Corporate team has advised the shareholders of long-term client Westbridge Foods on a sale to Thai based global food producer and supplier, Charoen Popkhand Foods plc (CP Foods).
  • Higgs' tree plants a seed of happiness Article date:  31/03/2017