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Families travelling to join Isis should be allowed to keep custody of their children, says judge

This is an issue that a lot of people feel very strongly about. The Judge has said that families who agree to certain restrictions can...

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New divorce centres - thoughts so far?

There has been so many articles, like this one, discussing the pros and cons of the new divorce centres, which are now up and running.

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Your will can be ignored, say Judges

This a case that could have an impact on all sorts of different family situations. If you make a will you expect it to be followed but...

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Greece joins EU Law of applicable law on divorce

Greece has today become the 16th EU country to incorporate European legislation into its own domestic law.

The legislation is the...

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'102 home' property empire of Liverpool FC boss Brendan Rodgers laid bare in court divorce battle ov

The case of Liverpool manager Brendan Rogers and the large buy-to-let portfolio he owns with a business partner shows how property and...

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Extraordinary decision!!

I cannot understand this decision at all but I suppose at the end of the day, we do not have all the evidence to show why mother had...

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Full and frank disclosure

More proof that in order to reach an effective consent order/financial order there has to be full and frank disclosure. It is much more...

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Phone apps that promise to make your divorce easier

Believe it or not, there are now phone apps that promise to help you through your divorce.

This article lists the top 5, which include...

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New family court has opened in London, with the aim to encourage alternative dispute resolution

A new family court has opened in London with the aim to provide more than just a trial process.

Not only does it offers first-hearing...

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Increase in divorces driven by 'silver splitters'

There was an interesting article in The Daily Mail recently, albeit quite a sad statistic providing that one in ten people over the...

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Cohabitants - caught between a rock and a hard place?

The difficultly when a cohabiting couple's relationship breaks down, is that there is no specific law governing what should happen in...

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Rise in cost of issuing a divorce petition

Perhaps those contemplating divorce should get the ball rolling now to avoid the increase in fees if divorce is inevitable.

From later this year, husbands or wives who want to end their marriage will pay £550 for a civil court hearing in England and Wales, a...…

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Fewer family firms available to act for clients

This is no surprise to any legal firm that had any input way back to the proposed withdrawal of legal aid. It is, unfortunately, an...

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It's about time ....

that more orders like this are made as it shows those spouses trying to avoid a proper financial settlement that there will be...

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Hostility to contact addressed - firmly - by the judge

This is what I consider to be a very good judgement and shows that the courts will not accept the resident parent's groundless...

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Husband who went on a £2m spending spree

This is a very sad case about a husband who has gone to great lengths to avoid paying a court ordered settlement to his wife. He will...

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Statement on Efficient Conduct of Finanical Remedy Final Hearings before a High Court Judge

Interesting to see what the court now regards as a case suitable for the High Court.

The governing principle is that a case should only be allocated for hearing by a High Court judge if it is exceptionally complex or there...…

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Latest Family Court Statistics

This article gives a good summary of the latest statistics, published about family courts, by the Ministry of Justice (MOJ).

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