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News
15 Apr
2014

News

Public Law Outline and public law proceedings materials

15 April 2014

The Children and Families Act 2014 makes changes to Part 12 of the Family Procedure Rules 2010 and requires that all care, supervision and other Part...

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News
15 Apr
2014

News

Child Arrangements Programme and private law proceedings materials

15 April 2014

The final version of the CAP and its accompanying Flowchart have now been published and are available to download below. The Private Law Working...

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Opinion & Analysis

News
16 Apr
2014

Opinion & Analysis

Court Bundles (PD 27A) - essential update

16 April 2014

It's what we've all been waiting for ... OK, it probably isn't but we have a new version of the Practice Direction on bundles and you still need...

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News
16 Apr
2014

Opinion & Analysis

The Children and Families Act 2014 – essential update

16 April 2014

The family law reforms are two working days away. The volume of material for family law professionals to read and digest is huge and the Children...

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Judgments

News
15 Apr
2014

Judgments

Surrey County Council v AB & Others [2014] EWHC 1115 (Fam)

15 April 2014

The full judgment is available below. (Family Division, Theis J, 21 March 2014) Care proceedings - Agreement as to future care plan - No threshold...

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News
15 Apr
2014

Judgments

JM v CZ [2014] EWHC 1125 (Fam)

15 April 2014

The full judgment is available below. (Family Division, Mostyn J, 27 February 2014) Non-molestation order - Ex parte - Woman sought to discharge...

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Journal Articles

News
11 Apr
2014

Journal Articles

Changing concepts of justice and private family law: views on theory and practice

11 April 2014

Professor Alison Diduck, Faculty of Law at University College London: Semple (2012) identifies what he calls family law's ‘settlement mission...

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News
10 Apr
2014

Journal Articles

Justice redefined – or justice diluted?

10 April 2014

Professor Nicola Lacey FBA, Professor of Law, Gender and Social Policy, LSE: Writing as a criminal lawyer, I focus on some of the analogies between...

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Practice Guidance

News
8 Apr
2014

Practice Guidance

Guidance on using cloud computing

08 April 2014

The Law Society has published guidance for solicitors, practice managers or law firm IT staff who use or are planning to use cloud computing services...

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News
8 Apr
2014

Practice Guidance

New guidance published on making mental health complaints

08 April 2014

The Law Society has published guidance to assist those with mental health difficulties and those working in mental health to complain about the service...

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Announcements

News
28 Feb
2014

Announcements

We say goodbye to Di Acon after 16 years at Jordans

28 February 2014

You will have probably met Di at one of our Family Law events. We are sad that she will be leaving us and wanted to say a special thank you to her for...

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News
20 Feb
2014

Announcements

A tribute to Nicholas Crichton

20 February 2014

This is to wish Nick well on his retirement.  I first met Nick when he sat as a recorder at Milton Keynes, where I was DFJ.  This ‘whirlwind...

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Legislation

News
16 Apr
2014

Legislation

Practice Direction 27A – Family Proceedings: Court Bundles (Universal Practice to be Applied in the High Court and Family Court)

16 April 2014

The President of the Family Division has issued this practice direction to achieve consistency across the country in the Family Court and the Family...

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News
11 Apr
2014

Legislation

The Crime and Courts Act 2013 (Family Court: Transitional and Saving Provision) Order 2014 (SI 2014/956)

11 April 2014

These Rules make transitional and savings provision in relation to the establishment of the single family court. The single family court is established...

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Court of Protection Cases

News
3 Apr
2014

Court of Protection Cases

An NHS Foundation Trust v A & Others [2014] EWHC 920 (Fam)

03 April 2014

(Court of Protection, Hayden J, 12 February 2014) Medical treatment - Vomiting condition in 16-year-old girl - Refusal of medical treatment - Severe...

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News
20 Mar
2014

Court of Protection Cases

P v Cheshire West & Chester Council; P & Q v Surrey County Council [2014] UKSC 19

20 March 2014

The Supreme Court, unanimously in the appeal of P, and by a majority of 4:3 in the appeal of MIG and MEG, allows the appeals. The Court rules that MIG...

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