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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...
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Produced in partnership with David Salter, deputy High Court judge and Recorder 9th Nov
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Guidance has been issued, including by the President of the Family Division, regarding all proceedings in the Family Court in...
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9th Nov
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Applications for judicial separation are relatively rare in practice. It may arise where the client has strong religious and or cultural reasons for...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note sets out the basic principles to be applied when drafting a financial consent order including the preparation and structure of the...
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9th Nov
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The basis of Duxbury calculationsA Duxbury calculation is an actuarial calculation designed to identify the capital sum required to meet a periodical...
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9th Nov
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Guidance has been issued, including by the President of the Family Division, regarding all proceedings in the Family Court in...
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9th Nov
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Online divorceOn 6 May 2018 the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) launched its online divorce service nationwide for the public acting as litigants in person....
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9th Nov
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The Matrimonial Causes Act 1973 (MCA 1973) sets out the grounds on which a marriage is void or voidable and the bars preventing the grant of a decree...
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9th Nov
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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...
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Produced in partnership with Ursula Rice of Family First Solicitors Ltd 9th Nov
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Guidance has been issued, including by the President of the Family Division, regarding all proceedings in the Family Court in...
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9th Nov
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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...
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9th Nov
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The distinction between an amended petition, a supplemental petition and a further petitionWhere it is necessary in some way to amend a petition...
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9th Nov
Precedents
In the Family Court sitting at [location][Case No]Between1[insert name] ApplicantAnd2[ insert name] RespondentStatement of issues for the First...
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9th Nov
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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...
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9th Nov
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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...
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9th Nov
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The procedure for an application for a declaration of parentage is governed by the Family Procedure Rules 2010 (FPR 2010), SI 2010/2955, Pt...
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9th Nov

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This Practice Note is impacted by the exit of the UK from the EU on 31 January 2020. This has implications, inter alia, for practitioners considering...
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Produced in partnership with David Salter, deputy High Court judge and Recorder 29th Nov
Q&As
Orders for the transfer of property (property adjustment orders as they are known under sections 24 or 24A of the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973) are...
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Produced in partnership with Paul Infield of The 36 Group 29th Nov
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This Practice Note is impacted by the exit of the UK from the EU on 31 January 2020. This has implications, inter alia, for practitioners considering...
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Produced in partnership with David Salter, deputy High Court judge and Recorder 28th Nov
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The Hague Convention of 23 November 2007 on the International Recovery of Child Support and Other Forms of Family Maintenance (2007 Hague Convention)...
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28th Nov
Practice notes
This Practice Note is impacted by the exit of the UK from the EU on 31 January 2020. This has implications, inter alia, for practitioners considering...
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Produced in partnership with David Salter, deputy High Court judge and Recorder 28th Nov
Q&As
As noted, section 37 of the Family Law Act 1986 makes provision as to the surrender of passports where there is in force an order prohibiting or...
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28th Nov
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An application for a European Enforcement Order (EEO) is an alternative procedure to Council Regulation (EC) No 4/2009 on jurisdiction, applicable...
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28th Nov
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Form D180 may be used in relation to the registration of orders under Article 39 of Council Regulation (EC) 2201/2003 of 27 November 2003 concerning...
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28th Nov
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Form D180 may be used in relation to the registration of orders under article 39 of Council Regulation (EC) 2201/2003 of 27 November 2003 concerning...
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28th Nov
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The location of the debtor and their assets is always the starting point when considering international enforcement. There are large parts of the...
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28th Nov
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The guidance available is predominantly based on the laws of England and Wales. However, we refer you to the following which you may find useful.Where...
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Produced in partnership with Chris Bryden of 4 King’s Bench Walk 28th Nov
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Both the UK and the Republic of Ireland are signatories to Council Regulation (EC) No 2201/2003, commonly referred to as Brussels II bis. As well as...
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Produced in partnership with Chris Bryden of 4 King’s Bench Walk 28th Nov
Practice notes
This Practice Note is impacted by the exit of the UK from the EU on 31 January 2020. This has implications, inter alia, for practitioners considering...
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Produced in partnership with David Salter, deputy High Court judge and Recorder 26th Nov

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