Tag: Family Law News

Family Court Issues Coronavirus Child Arrangements Advice

The Family Court has provided guidance for parents concerned about complying with child arrangement orders (CAOs) during...

Millions Yet to Apply for Power of Attorney Fee Refund

More than £54 million in refunds are yet to be claimed by individuals who were overcharged when...

No Fault Divorce Bill Set to Go Before Parliament

The Ministry of Justice has announced that the so-called ‘no fault’ divorce Bill is to be one...

Government Allocates New Grants to Support Domestic Abuse Victims in Court

The government has announced it is to make just under £900,000 available in grants to provide in-court...

Future of McKenzie Reforms Remain Unclear

The government has been called on by the Judicial Executive Board (JEB) to rule on the future...

Cohabitants Warned Not to Fall Foul of Common Law Marriage Myth

A recent survey has revealed common law marriage remains a commonly held myth. 46% of the public believe...

Single Parents of Surrogate Children Granted New Rights to Apply for Parental Orders

Single parents of surrogate children are now permitted to apply for parental orders following a welcome change...

Family Law Litigant in Person: Family Justice Council Releases Guide

Cuts to legal aid provision have led to an increasing number of people appearing as a family...

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