Family

10/08/2018 0 comments 178 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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27/07/2018 0 comments 138 views

The Supreme Court has ruled that a divorced Husband should not have to increase payments to his ex-wife after she mis managed her finances following their split. The Court  has...
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24/07/2018 0 comments 178 views

Lord Justice McFarlane, 'the next Family Law Chief' could produce general guidance to help manage separated parents' expectations about child contact if he receives widespread backing from other Judges when...
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23/07/2018 0 comments 205 views

What is a McKenzie Friend? A “McKenzie Friend” is an informal term used to describe any individual who appears before the Court and assists a self-represented litigant. McKenzie Friends have...
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23/07/2018 0 comments 181 views

What is a Cohabitation Agreement? A Cohabitation Agreement is a written, signed document which will generally deal with three principle areas: Who owns (and owes) what at the time of...
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11/07/2018 0 comments 240 views

The actions of a contestant on a popular reality dating show have prompted a domestic abuse charity to issue a warning about unhealthy behaviour in relationships. In a statement Chief...
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26/06/2018 0 comments 172 views

Practitioners have welcomed the Government’s announcement that guidance from the legal aid safety net will be amended to make it easier for families of people who have died in custody...
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19/06/2018 0 comments 205 views

The National Board set up to improve the performance of the Family Justice System and chaired by Government Ministers had not met for 17 months until recently, the President of...
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15/06/2018 0 comments 267 views

Police have revealed the shocking extent of the surge in domestic violence when England play in the World Cup as they promise to support victims and tackle abusers. Throughout the...
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13/06/2018 0 comments 295 views

The government faces renewed pressure to reform ‘outdated’ family law as a result of a widely awaited decision relating to a high-profile divorce case currently being heard in the Supreme...
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