Family

15/08/2019 0 comments 140 views

What is a Special Guardianship Order? Special Guardianship Orders are formally made by the Family Court, to place a child or young person to live with someone other than their...
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14/08/2019 0 comments 115 views

Until pension sharing was introduced in 2000, the policy holder’s fund would often be traded in settlement for money now. This was called offsetting. The latest Government statistics indicate that...
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13/08/2019 0 comments 128 views

In an unanimous Judgement, the Court of Appeal have decided that a scheme rule which provides death benefits to an unmarried partner of a scheme member but excludes unmarried partners...
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09/08/2019 0 comments 161 views

With the school holidays in full swing it is important that as a separated parent you know your rights in relation to taking your children abroad for a holiday. You...
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19/07/2019 0 comments 167 views

A Domestic Homicide Review is a multi-agency review of the circumstances in which the death of a person aged 16 or over has, or appears to have resulted from violence,...
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05/07/2019 0 comments 169 views

Fact finding hearings have become more common in Children Act proceedings where domestic abuse has been alleged against one of the parents. The Court need to consider Practice Direction 12J...
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05/07/2019 0 comments 133 views

Separated couples are facing a record wait to get divorced as a result of regional divorce centres trying to process a back log of older cases. The average time from...
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02/07/2019 0 comments 133 views

Separated couples are now facing a record wait to get divorced as a result of Divorce Units trying to process a backlog of older cases. Quarterly statistics covering January to...
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02/07/2019 0 comments 274 views

Due to continued expansion we are recruiting for an experienced Family Department Caseworker to deal with the financial aspects of Family Law at our Lincoln Office. Applications from candidates who...
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24/06/2019 0 comments 222 views

At Ringrose Law we have a large Domestic Abuse team across Lincolnshire and Newark. In the field of domestic abuse, you are likely to come across the term MARAC; but...
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