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Office of the Public Guardian publishes Safeguarding Strategy

OPG has published its Safeguarding Strategy for 2019 to 2025, setting out plans to improve the safeguarding services offered to vulnerable adults.

Lorraine Wilson
Lorraine Wilson Solicitor

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LEGAL COMMENT: Online divorce pilot comes to an end

The extended pilot of the online divorce system concludes today, 29 March 2019.

Emma Collins
Emma Collins Partner

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LEGAL COMMENT: Marriage statistics show slight rise, but remain at historic low

Matthew Taylor comments on the latest ONS statistics on marriage rates in 2016..

Matthew Taylor
Matthew Taylor Associate

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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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