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Notice to show cause applications in family proceedingsIf one party considers that an agreement has been reached (usually in relation to financial...
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19th May
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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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19th May
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Child Arrangements Programme—the procedure for section 8 applicationsCoronavirus (COVID-19): Guidance has been issued, including by the President of...
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19th May
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Permission to apply for a section 8 orderCoronavirus (COVID-19): Guidance has been issued, including by the President of the Family Division,...
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19th May
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The ground for divorceBar on petition for divorce within one year of marriageA petition for divorce cannot be presented to the court before the...
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19th May
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Occupation ordersCoronavirus (COVID-19): Guidance has been issued, including by the President of the Family Division, regarding all proceedings in the...
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19th May
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Declarations of parentage—procedureThe procedure for an application for a declaration of parentage is governed by the Family Procedure Rules 2010 (FPR...
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19th May
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Client care—family lawClient care is about providing a proper standard of service to clients. This Practice Note sets out the Solicitors Regulation...
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19th May
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Where an application has been made to extend the term of a non-molestation order, and a hearing listed, can the extension be agreed by consent? If so,...
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Produced in partnership with Chris Bryden of 4 King’s Bench Walk 19th May
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Reports under section 37 of the Children Act 1989Under section 37 of the Children Act 1989 (ChA 1989), the court has the power to order an...
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Produced in partnership with Katherine Illsley of 4 King’s Bench Walk 19th May
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Freezing orders (Mareva)—family proceedingsA freezing order (formerly termed a Mareva injunction or order) is an interim injunction restraining a...
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Produced in partnership with David Salter of Deputy High Court judge and Recorder 19th May
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Standard orders—general principles11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marked the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following...
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19th May
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Divorce centres [Archived]ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides information following the creation of divorce centres and the centralised...
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19th May
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Drafting the terms of a financial consent orderThis Practice Note sets out the basic principles to be applied when drafting a financial consent order...
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19th May

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When submitting an application under Article 39 of Brussels II bis (Council Regulation (EC) 2201/2003) for a certificate concerning a judgment in a...
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1st Aug
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How may an order made in matrimonial proceedings in Hong Kong for the transfer of a property located in the UK be enforced in England and Wales,...
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Produced in partnership with Paul Infield of The 36 Group 1st Aug
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When is Form D180 used?Form D180 may be used in relation to the registration of orders under article 39 of Council Regulation (EC) 2201/2003 of 27...
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31st Jul
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Enforcement with EU Member StatesThis Practice Note sets out the pre-IP completion day and transitional position in relation to proceedings in England...
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Produced in partnership with David Salter of Deputy High Court judge and Recorder 31st Jul
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Enforcement in non-EU countries and non-transitional EU cases11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marked the end of the Brexit transition/implementation...
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Produced in partnership with David Salter of Deputy High Court judge and Recorder 31st Jul
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What is the procedure for a European Enforcement Order where matrimonial property is being transferred from one party to another?An application for a...
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31st Jul
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Can a property adjustment order made in England and Wales in respect of a former matrimonial home situated in Ireland be enforced in Ireland without...
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Produced in partnership with Chris Bryden of 4 King’s Bench Walk 31st Jul
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Where a child arrangements order was made in England and Wales and the child now lives in the Republic of Ireland, how may the order be enforced as to...
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Produced in partnership with Chris Bryden of 4 King’s Bench Walk 31st Jul
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Restraining a party from leaving the jurisdictionWhere a party wishes to enforce an order, and the respondent intends to leave the jurisdiction of the...
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Produced in partnership with David Salter of Deputy High Court judge and Recorder 31st Jul
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Introduction to international enforcementThe international enforcement of financial orders is not a common feature of everyday practice. As a result,...
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Produced in partnership with David Salter of Deputy High Court judge and Recorder 31st Jul
Q&As
Is it possible to enforce a periodical payments order where the payer is resident in another jurisdiction?The location of the debtor and their assets...
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31st Jul
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Section 37 of the Family Law Act 1986 makes provision regarding UK passports. Can the Family Court make an order for the surrender of a foreign, ie...
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31st Jul
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The 2007 Hague Convention on the International Recovery of Child Support and Other Forms of Family MaintenanceThe Hague Convention of 23 November...
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31st Jul

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