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A clean break involves the dismissal of the claims by each spouse or civil partner against the other for financial remedies on divorce or dissolution....
Produced in partnership with Ruth Cabeza of Field Court Chambers 8th Jan
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Under section 18(1)(i) of the Mental Capacity Act 2005 (MCA 2005), the Court of Protection may authorise the execution of a Will for P, which, under...
Produced in partnership with Graham Stott of gunnercooke LLP 8th Jan
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Under section 1 of the Mental Capacity Act 2005 (MCA 2005) there is a presumption that a person has capacity unless proved otherwise. The test as set...
Produced in partnership with Chris Bryden of 4 King’s Bench Walk 8th Jan
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Sections 8–10A of the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973 set out bespoke the circumstances in which the decree nisi might not be made absolute. However, none...
Produced in partnership with Nicholas Starks of St Ives Chambers 8th Jan
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An application for a child arrangements order under section 8 of the Children Act 1989 (ChA 1989) is made using Form C100. In the event that the...
Produced in partnership with Katherine Illsley of 4 King’s Bench Walk 8th Jan
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The court has the power to make final orders in financial remedy proceedings on the pronouncement of decree absolute. Other than certain interim...
Produced in partnership with Chris Bryden of 4 King’s Bench Walk 8th Jan
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When a married couple divorce, the court has wide-ranging powers to divide up the matrimonial assets, regardless of whose name they are in....
Produced in partnership with Chris Bryden of 4 King’s Bench Walk 8th Jan
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It is sadly often the case that in private law children proceedings, a parent seeking contact has, or is alleged to have, a problem with alcohol...
Produced in partnership with Chris Bryden of 4 King’s Bench Walk 8th Jan

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