Cohabitants

View Family by content type:

Featured Family content

Practice notes
Sequestration is a process for dealing with a contempt of court that would be otherwise punishable by a committal under which the assets of the...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with David Salter, deputy High Court judge and Recorder 9th Nov
Practice notes
Online divorceWhere a divorce is proceeding via the online service note that while rules relating to divorce proceedings are generally to be found in...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
Coronavirus (COVID-19): Guidance has been issued, including by the President of the Family Division, regarding all proceedings in the Family Court in...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
Applications for judicial separation are relatively rare in practice. It may arise where the client has strong religious and or cultural reasons for...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
This Practice Note sets out the basic principles to be applied when drafting a financial consent order including the preparation and structure of the...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
The basis of Duxbury calculationsA Duxbury calculation is an actuarial calculation designed to identify the capital sum required to meet a periodical...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
Coronavirus (COVID-19): Guidance has been issued, including by the President of the Family Division, regarding all proceedings in the Family Court in...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
A void marriage is one that will be treated by the court as never having taken place. The grounds on which a marriage will be void are set out in...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
Online divorceOn 6 May 2018 the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) launched its online divorce service nationwide for the public acting as litigants in person....
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
Instructing counsel to advocate on a client’s behalf should be a matter of careful thought and preparation. The role of counsel is to provide...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Ursula Rice of Family First Solicitors Ltd 9th Nov
Practice notes
Coronavirus (COVID-19): Guidance has been issued, including by the President of the Family Division, regarding all proceedings in the Family Court in...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
This Practice Note is impacted by the exit of the UK from the EU on 31 January 2020. This has implications for practitioners when considering an...
Read More >
9th Nov
Precedents
In the Family Court sitting at [location][Case No]Between1[insert name] ApplicantAnd2[ insert name] RespondentStatement of issues for the First...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
A decree of nullity granted after 31 July 1971 in respect of a voidable marriage operates to annul the marriage with effect from decree absolute and...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
This Practice Note sets out the general principles to be applied by the court when considering whether to make a lump sum order within financial...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
The procedure for an application for a declaration of parentage is governed by the Family Procedure Rules 2010 (FPR 2010), SI 2010/2955, Pt...
Read More >
9th Nov

Most recent Cohabitants content

Precedents
This document provides general guidance regarding parental responsibility for a child. Your family lawyer will be able to provide specific advice...
Read More >
28th Nov
Precedents
This DEED is made on [insert date and month] 20[insert year]Parties1[Insert name of first party] of [insert address of first party] ([AB]) and2[Insert...
Read More >
28th Nov
Precedents
This Deed is made the [insert date and month] 20[insert year]Parties1[Insert name of first party] of [insert address of first party] ([insert first...
Read More >
28th Nov
Precedents
This document provides general guidance regarding cohabitation agreements. It explains what a cohabitation agreement is, why you might want to make...
Read More >
28th Nov
Precedents
This document provides general guidance regarding changing a child’s name. Your family lawyer will be able to provide specific advice based on your...
Read More >
28th Nov
Precedents
From: [insert child's previous forename and surname]To: [insert child's new forename and surname]This change of name Deed is made the [insert date and...
Read More >
28th Nov
Q&As
It is assumed, the order being made pursuant to the Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act 1996 (TOLATA 1996), that the order is made by a...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Jonathan Edwards of Radcliffe Chambers 28th Nov
Practice notes
There are various definitions of cohabitation within case law. Under the current remedies available to cohabitants, the first step will be to...
Read More >
25th Sep
Practice notes
There are various and varying definitions of cohabitation within legislation. In addition, the Law Commission, in its report 'Cohabitation—the...
Read More >
25th Sep
Practice notes
IntroductionThe revised statutory child maintenance scheme under the Child Maintenance and Other Payments Act 2008 (CMOPA 2008) was extended on 25...
Read More >
25th Sep
Practice notes
In this Practice Note, the term ‘cohabitant’ is used to refer to an unmarried partner (other than a civil partner) of a member.For information on the...
Read More >
25th Sep

Popular documents