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All posts by: Donna McKay

All posts by Donna McKay:

Communication with an ex-partner or ex-spouse is often difficult.  The topics to be discussed, such as financial matters or child care issues are emotive.  Differing styles of communication can lead to additional friction.  The current lockdown in Scotland means that …Continue reading

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The Government advice is that children under the age of 18 will be permitted to move between their parents’ households during this period of lockdown. The logistics surrounding this will require  some fine tuning and will call upon families to …Continue reading

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The Government advice is that children under the age of 18 will be permitted to move between their parents’ households during this period of lockdown. The logistics surrounding this will require some fine tuning.  It will also call upon families …Continue reading

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In a move which mirrors Game of Thrones, an American man has filed papers with his local court asking that his ongoing legal dispute with his wife be settled in a trial by combat. Also in line with the much …Continue reading

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In the ever changing online world, a new word is becoming more commonly used. That word is “sharenting”.  It refers to the increasing trend for parents to share photographs of their offspring on social media.  For the most part, the …Continue reading

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With the best summer weather we’ve seen in Scotland and the rest of the UK for years, you may be wishing you’d booked a staycation! But, as is tradition many parents will be taking children abroad for a family break in …Continue reading

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The romantics of the world are having a good week, as the news has broken of the engagement of Prince Harry and actress, Meghan Markle. In the Spring, the eyes of the world will be upon them as they tie …Continue reading

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With the summer holidays now a distant memory, most of us are beginning to think about the next important date on the calendar – Christmas. For some, the most stressful part of the festive period is trying to look pleased …Continue reading

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When it comes to family law disputes, where a case is litigated can have huge implications. This has been clearly demonstrated by the recent case of Charles Villiers v Emma Villiers which is currently before the English courts. Mr and …Continue reading

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In an interview with GQ style which was released at the weekend, Brad Pitt acknowledged that he has recently given up alcohol and drugs, following a lifetime of substance abuse. He had continued with this behaviour during his marriage to …Continue reading

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