Substantive certificates for family work issued after 1 May 2016 will have a £5,000 cost limitation as standard
A pilot divorce administration system, under which contested financial remedy proceedings are ‘de-linked’ from the main divorce proceedings has proved a success, reports Tony Roe.
Judges would assess the developmental harm caused to a child when sentencing those convicted of child cruelty under new proposals published by the Sentencing Council.
The Family Law Arbitration Scheme is to be extended to disputes concerning parental responsibility
New guidance to clarify expectations on local authorities for children looked after under s20 of the Children Act 1989
Sara Hunt, knowledge lawyer for the family team at Farrer & Co, discusses how family law firms can effectively share knowledge.
Members of the Family Section Advisory Group share what they have learned in 2016 and what they’ll be focusing on in the year ahead.