Butterworths Family and Child Law Bulletin: October 2015

The October 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 October 2015 issue includes:

  • Private children: the extent of judicial discretion – Re Q (a child) [2015] EWCA Civ 991, [2015] All ER (D) 136 (Sep)
  • Media access: whether blanket restriction on reporting necessary – Appleton v Gallagher [2015] EWHC 2689 (Fam), [2015] All ER (D) 131 (Sep)
  • Adoption: whether prospective adopters should have been given leave to apply for adoption order and joined as parties – Re T (a child) (early permanence placement) [2015] EWCA Civ 983, [2015] All ER (D) 118 (Sep)
  • Embryology: administrative errors occurring in relation to consent to parenthood – Re Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 2008 (cases A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H) [2015] EWHC 2602 (Fam), [2015] All ER (D) 57 (Sep)

Bulletins for previous months may be viewed here.

Geraldine Morris is a solicitor and Head of LexisPSL Family.

Twitter: @GeraldineMorris

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