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Co-parenting as a concept

Following on from my last blog, the Daily Mail looked at the increasingly popular trend (particularly in the US) of co-parenting in...

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Married for only four months...

I remember reading about this seemingly perfect union and now it's all over after such a short period of time. If couples like this...

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More Costs Orders please

I am currently acting for a husband and about to issue an application with the court to enforce the terms of an Order between him and...

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Dubai's divorces up 34% in 2014

At this time of year we start to see all of the marriage and divorce statistics from 2014. Here are the ones for Dubai. The UK does...

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The new pension rules

The new change in the pension rules, which means holders being able to draw the full fund in cash, definitely gives more options for...

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Same sex divorces

Although this is an American case, obviously with the introduction of same sex marriages and with civil partnerships already having...

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Deciding on baby names?

This is a bizarre french case, with a very sensible ruling, preventing a baby being from being called "Nutella".

Why would parents...

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Pre Nuptials hit the headlines again

Its not very romantic but ....

Valentine’s Day is a popular date for marriage proposals and so it may be a good point early in the year to consider the current position...…

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Be careful....

Over the weekend I bumped into a fellow dog walker who I know in passing and he asked me if he could ask me a quick question as he had...

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A common problem ?


My father is engaged to be married for the second time. My siblings and I are anxious that, should the marriage not work out, a sizeable...…

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Earn more than £60,000 and receive child benefit? You might want to take heed..

If the answer is yes, then this is the first year in which the government can reclaim 100% of the child benefit..

Child benefit returns deadline looms LEGAL NEWS | 23 January 2015 This is the first year in which the government will reclaim 100 per...…

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Is divorce too easy for women?

I don't necessarily agree with Baroness Deech below but it is important whether it is the husband or the wife that they have realistic...

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Importance of jurisdiction

Jurisdiction is going to become more and more of an issue with people getting married abroad and living abroad before settling in the...

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Importance of curbing costs

This case is a salutary lesson in lawyers NOT running up costs and in ensuring, once again, that there is full financial disclosure. ...

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The Child of Divorce

This is an extremely powerful video, putting across a child's perspective on his parent's divorce.

There are so many things a...

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Life after divorce

Divorce is never easy, but it's always good to hear that couples who have split up can maintain a good relationship, especially when...

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More on disclosure

And this just goes to prove what might happen as regards the original order if there is not full disclosure

Chapman v Kawash [2014] EWHC 4481 (Fam) Application by W to appeal, out of time, a consent order making financial provision for her....…

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Duty to fully disclose finances

This is a great piece that shows the importance of being completely open in parties' financial disclosure. The judge decided that the...

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Costs & Court Bundles

In a recent case of Seagrove v Sullivan a couple, who weren't married but had lived together, spent a total of £1.3 million on legal...

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Social media & divorce

Facebook and other social networking sites have increasingly played a role in the breakdown of relationships.

Some feel that such...

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Maybe a Pre-nup would be a good idea ...

It is always nice to see good news like Stephen Fry getting married albeit he was hoping to keep his plans private .

I wonder...

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"Happy New Year not expected by all "reports the Lancashire Evening Post . We find at Freeths that there are many different reasons for a relationship breakdown so make sure you have the right advice to enable you to cope with it

Research by QualitySolicitors shows that over a half of married couples in the North West admit they have been giving their...

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Thinking of separating?

Research shows a 1/4 of parents, living with their partner and children think about separating from their partner for some time and in...

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Tumbling divorce rates?

Some predict there will be fewer divorces this year, we will have to see whether that rings true.

I often see clients for an initial...

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Age matters

According to a recent article, you are more likely to stay together if there is a small age gap.

For women on the lookout for Mr Right, it might pay to search for someone your own age. According to a new study that compiled polling...…

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