Judicial separation

Judicial separation guidance:

The distinction between an amended petition, a supplemental petition and a further petition Where it is necessary in some way to amend a petition (application for a...

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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 considering which courts have jurisdiction to...

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Acknowledgment of service The respondent must complete and return the acknowledgement of service within seven days beginning with the date on which the petition was...

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Civil and Family Service Centre at Stoke on Trent The Practice Note sets out the current practice regarding the issue of divorce petitions and financial remedy...

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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides information following the creation of divorce centres and the centralised issue of proceedings. It explains the location of...

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Filing Proceedings for a matrimonial order (judicial separation proceedings) are begun by an application for a matrimonial order (a petition). Proceedings for a...

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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 not wanting to...

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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 considering which courts have jurisdiction to...

Practice Note

Acknowledgement of service The respondent must file the acknowledgement of service (Form D10) within seven days beginning with the date on which the application for a...

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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 service on a...

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This Practice Note is impacted by the exit of the UK from the EU on 31 January 2020. For guidance, see Practice Note: Brexit—service of documents in family proceedings....

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This Practice Note sets out the current practice regarding the issue of divorce petitions, the phasing out of the regional divorce centres and the introduction of the...

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Judicial separation proceedings are governed by the Family Procedure Rules 2010 (FPR 2010), SI 2010/2955, in particular Pt 7. FPR 2010 introduced a change in the...

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