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B (A Child) [2022] EWFC 7

Date:17 MAY 2022
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(Family Court, Peel J, 16 February 2022)

Children – Specific issue order – Inheritance – Acceptance of inheritance and entering into contract of sale on child’s behalf – Guidance.

The Family Court granted the mother's application for a specific issue order under ChA 1989, s 8 authorising her to accept a French inheritance and enter into a valid contract for sale of a French property on the child's behalf.


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This judgment was delivered in private. The judge has given leave for this version of the judgment to be published on condition that (irrespective of what is contained in the judgment) in any published version of the judgment the anonymity of the children and members of their family must be strictly preserved. All persons, including representatives of the media, must ensure that this condition is strictly complied with. Failure to do so will be a contempt of court. 
 
Neutral Citation Number: [2022] EWFC 7  
 

Case No: FD22P00083 

IN THE FAMILY COURT SITTING AT THE ROYAL COURTS OF JUSTICE
IN THE MATTER OF THE CHILDREN ACT 1989 


 
Royal Courts of Justice Strand, London, WC2A 2LL 
 
Date: 16 February 2022 
 
Before : 
 

MR JUSTICE PEEL 

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Re B (A Child) 

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Georgia Bedworth (instructed by Russell-Cooke LLP) for the Applicant 
 
 
Hearing date (by Microsoft Teams): 15 February 2022 
 
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Approved Judgment 

I direct that pursuant to CPR PD 39A para 6.1 no official shorthand note shall be taken of this Judgment and that copies of this version as handed down may be treated as authentic. 

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Judgment: B (A Child) [2022] EWFC 7

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