Spousal/civil partner periodical payments

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Periodical payments—variation of ordersThe court’s power to vary orders is set out in section 31 of the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973 (MCA 1973) and in...
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15th May
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Periodical payments—drafting the orderCare should be taken when drafting the terms of a periodical payments order to ensure that it reflects either...
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15th May
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Capitalised maintenance on variationThis Practice Note sets out the circumstances in which the court may make a lump sum order by way of capitalised...
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Capitalised maintenance—Duxbury calculationsThe basis of Duxbury calculationsA Duxbury calculation is an actuarial calculation designed to identify...
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Periodical payments—means of payment orderA means of payment order (MPO) is an order requiring the payer of a 'qualifying periodical maintenance...
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Produced in partnership with David Salter, deputy High Court judge and Recorder 15th May
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General principles—spousal and civil partner periodical paymentsThe court’s power to order periodical payments is contained in section 23(1)(a) of the...
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The power for the court to make spousal periodical payments orders on divorce is contained in section 23 of the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973 (MCA...
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Produced in partnership with Nicholas Starks of St Ives Chambers 13th Feb
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The rules governing enforcement of orders within family proceedings are primarily contained in the Family Procedure Rules 2010 (FPR 2010), SI...
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Section 31 of the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973 (MCA 1973) gives the court the power to vary or discharge orders that require payment of income to...
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Under section 32(1) of the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973 (MCA 1973):‘A person shall not be entitled to enforce through the High Court or the family...
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