Read more about the article Funeral customs: Hawaii
The Hawaiian Paddle-Out Ceremony. Photo: mywillandashes

Funeral customs: Hawaii

There are many stunning places throughout the world, with outstanding landscapes and temperate weather. One such place is Hawaii, with its weather and topography both having a major influence on…

Read more about the article Essex law firm wins landmark case on delayed will dispute
Amanda Smallcombe, Partner and Head of Court of Protection & Inheritance Disputes team, Birkett Long. Credit: Phil Jones Photography

Essex law firm wins landmark case on delayed will dispute

Essex law firm, Birkett Long, acted for one of the successful defendants in the James v Scudamore case, which has become a guiding case when it comes to contesting a…


Funeral plan regulation brings customer confidence – but FCA has more to do

There is no doubt that the funeral plan sector has experienced a seismic shock from being regulatory ready for July 2022. Funeral Solution Expert (FSE) have undertaken a comprehensive review of the market bringing together expert analysis of both traditional and direct cremation funeral plans, infused with findings from both independent funeral directors and a nationally representative sample of 1,500 UK adults.