Family lawyer organisation, Resolution, has issued two joint notes to assist family lawyers in England and Wales ahead of the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period at 11 pm on 31 December...
An article in 2 parts. The article includes case law references and thought provoking arguments. Part 2 analyses and develops a number of important arguments for the present and future of family justice.
Part 2 covers the following topics:
Precedent and the rest.
Does a FD judge have to follow the decision of another FD judge ?
Does a Divisional Court have to follow a true precedent set by a single High Court judge?
Does a county court judge have to follow a true precedent set by a single High Court judge?
What is judicial comity?
Does judicial comity between FD judges need to be restricted?:
Should FD judges assume a role in supervising and directing circuit courts?: