Butterworths Family and Child Law Bulletin: January 2015

The January 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 January issue includes:

  • Public children: whether judge adequately assessed evidence - Re T (children) [2014] EWCA Civ 1549, [2014] All ER (D) 40 (Dec)
  • Variation: whether jurisdiction to make orders -
    Mann v Mann [2014] EWCA Civ 1674, [2014] All ER (D) 237 (Dec)
  • Jurisdiction: whether mother accepted jurisdiction unequivocally - Re LR (a child) (jurisdiction: Brussels II Revised) [2014] EWCA Civ 1624, [2014] All ER (D) 199 (Dec)
  • Adoption: whether judge wrongly exercised discretion -
    Re R (a child) [2014] EWCA Civ 1625, [2014] All ER (D) 179 (Dec)
  • Financial provision: whether post-divorce assets part of marital acquest - Cooper-Hohn v Hohn [2014] EWHC 4122 (Fam), [2014] All ER (D) 166 (Dec)

Bulletins for previous months may be viewed here.

Geraldine Morris is a solicitor and Head of LexisPSL Family.

Twitter: @GeraldineMorris

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