Family

09/10/2018 0 comments 37 views

A family judge has publicly criticised the lack of legal aid funding for a woman alleging rape and sexual assault against her ex-husband, suggesting it may have resulted in a...
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26/09/2018 0 comments 111 views

Christmas is traditionally a time for families to come together.  However, for parents who are separated, Christmas can be a difficult time. For most parents Christmas is all about pleasing...
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18/09/2018 0 comments 94 views

Parents often assert their rights to their children; the right to live with them, spend time with them and make decisions about their lives. When parents separate and don’t agree...
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18/09/2018 0 comments 78 views

When looking at where children should be placed at the conclusion of care proceedings there are a number of factors that are considered; such as the childrens wishes and feelings,...
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07/09/2018 0 comments 103 views

If you are not receiving your child maintenance you will need to know about important changes on the horizon. Shortly before the “Child Maintenance Arrears and Compliance Strategy 2012 to...
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06/09/2018 0 comments 84 views

The original online divorce pilot, launched in January 2017, allowed members of the public seeking a divorce to use an online system providing prompts and guidance while filling the form...
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04/09/2018 0 comments 121 views

A British Court has recognised Sharia Law for the first time in a landmark decision by the High Court.  In August 2018, a Judge ruled that a wife can claim...
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20/08/2018 0 comments 108 views

As a Children Panel member, it was interesting to read an article by the proposed new President of the Family Division Sir Andrew McFarlane who is supportive of early intervention...
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16/08/2018 0 comments 126 views

On occasions when Child Arrangements Orders have been granted either party feel the need to return the matter to Court to enforce if an Order is not being abided by....
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10/08/2018 0 comments 102 views

It is commonly reported that since the death of Jimmy Saville in 2011 and the subsequent exposure of his abuse to children, that a number of victims of sexual abuse...
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