Tagged: family law

Family Law Reforms From the Queens Speech

Family Law Reforms From the Queens Speech

The recent Queen’s Speech contained a number of key reforms for various areas of the law. In particular, the speech unveiled a set of proposals aimed at reforming family law. The biggest set of...

Changes to the Child Arrangements Programme

Changes to the Child Arrangements Programme

The President of the Family Division, Sir James Munby, has announced that the CAP orders for private law children proceedings are to be changed. In an announcement dated 21st January 2016, he wrote: In...

7 Point Prenuptial Protection Plan

What needs to be considered for a Marriage Contract? As a result of 2 decisions by the Court of Appeal (Radmacher) and Privy Council (MacLeod), it is possible to protect your assets in the...

Social Media – Join the Party

Where it’s @ Paradigm Family Law are to be the new hosts of #UKBusinessHour on twitter. From 6 August, and every first Thursday we will host the business networking hour from 8pm to 9pm...

On the run – publicity in the Family Court

Behind closed doors The Family Court is certainly in the news this week, with reports of Rebecca Minnock the ‘runaway mother’ making the headlines. But is this a one off or an indicator of...

How have the changes to family law fared?

This April marked the very first anniversary of the changes to the family justice system and it was classed as the start of a cultural revolution. There are still a large number of family...

Life in Britain 2015

Life in the UK 2015

How do you feel today? The ONS has published a study it calls ‘Life in the UK 2015’ – a study of national well being. It says it provides a snapshot of life in...

Cohabitation – the House of York

Graham-York v York [2015] EWCA Civ 72 In the recent Court of Appeal decision in Graham-York v York [2015] EWCA Civ 72 guidance was given in connection with the determination of the beneficial interests in...

Financial arrangements on Divorce by Ashley Wilson Family Law Solicitors

Financial arrangements on Divorce by Ashley Wilson Family Law Solicitors

Financial arrangements on Divorce by Ashley Wilson Solicitors, for more information about their family law solicitors in London click here]

Resolution Manifesto

Resolution is an organisation of 6,500 family lawyers and other professionals across England and Wales. The members deal with their cases and clients in a constructive, non-confrontational way. As an organisation, Resolution also campaigns...

Mediation – the MIAMs report

Ministry Of Justice report The Ministry of Justice has released the latest findings on the progress of Mediation Information and Assessment Meetings or MIAMS. It follows an earlier report published last April in which research...

Divorce survey reveals challenges of trying to play Santa at Christmas

Divorce survey reveals challenges of trying to play Santa at Christmas

42% of newly separated parents cannot remain on speaking terms to make arrangements Dads feel greater need to compete for kids’ affections than mums after divorce or separation 30% worry about the influence of...