Butterworths Family and Child Law Bulletin: February 2015

The February 2015 issue of Butterworths Family and Child Law Bulletin is available as a free download. Providing a timely monthly summary and analysis of key family law cases in the preceding month, the Bulletin also includes cross references to Butterworths Family Law Service, Clarke Hall & Morrison on Children and Rayden & Jackson commentary texts.

The February 2015 issue includes:

  • Leave to remove: departure from expert evidence – Re D (a child) [2015] EWFC 4, [2015] All ER (D) 190 (Jan)
  • Financial provision – overseas divorce: whether appropriate to set aside grant of leave or strike out proceedings – AA v BB (application for financial remedy) [2014] EWHC 4210 (Fam), [2015] All ER (D) 148 (Jan)
  • Non-matrimonial property: whether husband having legal and beneficial interest – AM v SS (WS intervening) [2014] EWHC 2887 (Fam), [2015] All ER (D) 95 (Jan)
  • Child abduction: court’s discretion notwithstanding objections of child – Re S (a child) (habitual residence and child’s objections) (Brazil) [2015] EWCA Civ 2, [2015] All ER (D) 46 (Jan)
  • Committal: whether court should make immediate committal order – Cherwayko v Cherwayko [2014] EWHC 4252 (Fam), [2015] All ER (D) 33 (Jan)
  • Funding: whether funding to be met by HM Courts and Tribunals Service – Re D (a child) (no 2) [2015] EWFC 2, [2015] All ER (D) 26 (Jan)
  • Care proceedings: whether findings inadequate – Re P (a child) [2014] EWCA Civ 1648, [2015] All ER (D) 12 (Jan)

Bulletins for previous months may be viewed here.

Geraldine Morris is a solicitor and Head of LexisPSL Family.

Twitter: @GeraldineMorris

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