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Record delays for Family Court as system struggles to cope

The latest statistics provided by the Ministry of Justice make grim reading for Family Court users, showing record delays at every stage of the…

Matthew Taylor
Matthew Taylor Associate

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LEGAL COMMENT: New legislation to bring overdue protections for domestic abuse victims

Matthew Taylor takes a look at the proposals in this week's draft Domestic Abuse Bill

Matthew Taylor
Matthew Taylor Associate

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LEGAL COMMENT: A divorce of Amazonian proportions

Fiona Turner comments on the multi-billion dollar separation..

Fiona Turner
Fiona Turner Partner

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Universal credit u-turn

Plans to cap child-related benefits for families with more than two children born before 6 April 2017 scrapped

Linzi Perriman
Linzi Perriman Associate

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Pressing for Law Reform – the key Supreme Court family law cases heard in 2018

A significant number of cases have been heard by the Supreme Court during 2018..

Fiona Turner
Fiona Turner Partner

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Christmas conversations - cohabitation, engagements and pre nuptial agreements

Now is as good a time as any to have those difficult but important conversations..

Fiona Turner
Fiona Turner Partner

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Grandparents and Christmas – Access to Grandchildren

Solicitor Meera Shinh looks at the difficult issue of grandparent visitation rights..

Meera Shinh
Meera Shinh Solicitor

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Weightmans backs reform of outdated divorce laws

Family law experts at national law firm Weightmans have filed their response to the government’s consultation into divorce reform.

Matthew Taylor
Matthew Taylor Associate

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