Family

01/05/2019 0 comments 161 views

The Ministry of Justice says it will shortly announce how it intends to reform the legal requirements for divorce as research of international processes, recently published highlights the challenges for...
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17/04/2019 0 comments 104 views

Calls for equality at Inquests are getting louder.  Bereaved families get little or no help from the State. In 2017, the Ministry of Justice spent 4.2 million on legal representation...
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05/04/2019 0 comments 1125 views

The definition of domestic violence is any incident or pattern of incidents of controlling, coercive, threatening behaviour, violence or abuse between those aged 16 or over who are, or have...
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01/04/2019 0 comments 1114 views

Victim of Domestic Abuse? Domestic Abuse, a term used to cover a wide range of violence that occurs between both female and male relationships. Most people automatically presume that domestic...
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26/03/2019 0 comments 453 views

Children have historically been considered as the "hidden victims" of domestic abuse as many agencies focus upon the needs of adults. However, evidence has shown that there are significant implications...
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05/03/2019 0 comments 187 views

Since the EU vote there has been much speculation as to the effect of Brexit. Brexit could also effect the Family Law. Fortunately, Brexit will not affect the UK’s membership...
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15/02/2019 0 comments 258 views

New legislation is being introduced that could make it easier and less painful for couples when it comes to divorce. Breaking up is hard to do but until now the...
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15/02/2019 0 comments 167 views

The Ministry of Justice has been accused of betraying those campaigning to ensure an equality of arms between bereaved families and the state at inquests. After reviewing the current legal...
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15/02/2019 0 comments 194 views

The Law Society of England and Wales has said a move to ease some of the hurdles restricting access to justice for hundreds of thousands of people is a shift...
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25/01/2019 0 comments 394 views

I hope that the blogs that have been posted over the last few days have helped give an insight into the Mediation process. Of course Mediation is not suitable for...
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