Butterworths Family and Child Law Bulletin: June 2015

The June 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 June 2015 issue includes:

  • Public children: whether mother wrongly deprived of opportunity to demonstrate change in parenting abilities – Re S (a child) [2015] EWCA Civ 489, [2015] All ER (D) 147 (May)
  • Child abduction: whether exceptions operating to prevent return of child – Re J (child abduction: consent: grave risk of harm) [2015] EWHC 1160 (Fam), [2015] All ER (D) 89 (May)
  • Evidence: whether judge wrongly assessing evidence purporting to identify mother as sole perpetrator – Re BK-S (children) (expert evidence and probability) [2015] EWCA Civ 442, [2015] All ER (D) 64 (May)
  • Appeals: whether serious procedural errors occurring – Re D (children) (placement order: procedural irregularities on appeal) [2015] EWCA Civ 409, [2015] All ER (D) 39 (May)
  • Financial provision: whether inheritance invalidated basis, or fundamental assumption, on which consent order made –
    Critchell v Critchell [2015] EWCA Civ 436, [2015] All ER (D) 16 (May)

Bulletins for previous months may be viewed here.

Geraldine Morris is a solicitor and Head of LexisPSL Family.

Twitter: @GeraldineMorris

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