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'So you’ve divorced me in Italy! … but I am keeping the house in London'

Date:27 JUN 2017
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Carmine Procaccini
Anthony Gold Solicitors

The law on the jurisdiction of divorce proceedings is well established within the EU. Put simply subject of course to the usual criteria of residence and domicile whoever commences divorce proceedings first in an EU member state normally has the conduct of the proceedings.

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So if divorce proceedings are commenced in Italy before England the Italian Court will deal with the divorce.

This article looks at an anomaly that is faced by spouses married to an Italian citizen who is divorced in Italy but at the same time has property in England.

The anomaly is this ...

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