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The Access to Justice Act 1999 (Destination of Appeals) Order 2016 was published on 12 September 2016.This Order makes provision for the court to which an appeal will lie against a decision in civil...
A new study by Cafcass, published in June 2016, investigates the impact radicalisation in its many forms is having on front-line family law practitioners, and the crucial nature of safeguarding skills...
A new report published today (20 June 2016) by the Justice Select Committee (JSC) has criticised the overall increase in court and tribunals fees, with particular reference to enhanced divorce...
In May 2016, Cafcass received a total of 1,141 care applications. This figure represents a 23% increase compared to those received in May 2015.Between April 2015 and March 2016 Cafcass received a...
Figures released by Cafcass show that, in May 2016, the number of private law cases received increased by 17% from May 2015 levels. A total of 3,267 new cases were received.Between April...
A recent statistical bulletin published by the Judicial Appointments Commission (JAC) indicates success for women receiving appointments to the judicial bench in England and Wales, with almost half...
Figures released by Cafcass show that, in April 2016, the number of private law cases received increased by 24% from April 2015 levels. A total of 3,557 new cases were received.Between April 2014 and...
In April 2016, Cafcass received a total of 1,221 care applications. This figure represents a 28% increase compared to those received in April 2015 and a 25% increase compared to March 2014....
Earlier in the year, Family Law in Partnership (FLIP) launched a new initiative aimed at supporting divorcing couples. Divorce Diaries is a comprehensive website containing real life accounts of...
New statistics published on Monday (14 March 2016) show that, last year, the Forced Marriage Unit supported or advised on 1,220 potential forced marriage cases.The data also shows that the Forced...
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