Family

08/11/2018 0 comments 286 views

Domestic abuse and Domestic Violence are long standing issues within our society which not only affects women but also affects men. While it is true that the legal remedies and...
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08/11/2018 0 comments 254 views

Solicitors have welcomed a much-anticipated public consultation on introducing ‘no-fault’ divorce, currently being prepared by The Justice Secretary, David Gauke. The Justice Secretary is reported to be preparing a consultation...
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01/11/2018 0 comments 702 views

Coercive control is a pattern of behaviour seeking to take away the victim’s liberty or freedom, to strip away their sense of self. It is not just a women’s bodily...
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25/10/2018 0 comments 312 views

A new research project will examine whether vulnerable people representing themselves in child Court cases find themselves and their children put at risk by misinformed or biased online legal advice....
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09/10/2018 0 comments 359 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 371 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 328 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 305 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 385 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 391 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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