Family and Matrimonial News

Prisoners Unfairly Denied Consideration for Child ContactJune 28, 2012

Mothers serving a prison sentence who have sole caring responsibility for children under 16 years of age are normally allowed to spend up to three...

Prisoners Unfairly Denied Consideration for Child ContactJune 28, 2012

Mothers serving a prison sentence who have sole caring responsibility for children under 16 years of age are normally allowed to spend up to three...

Unfair Post-Nuptial Agreement Set Aside by CourtJune 19, 2012

A Russian ‘serial non-discloser’ of assets said to be worth millions of pounds had his attempt to bind his ex-wife to the terms of their...

Unfair Post-Nuptial Agreement Set Aside by CourtJune 19, 2012

A Russian ‘serial non-discloser’ of assets said to be worth millions of pounds had his attempt to bind his ex-wife to the terms of their...

Husband Who Failed to Disclose Assets Faces Further PaymentsJune 6, 2012

When the marriage between a wealthy property developer and his wife ended acrimoniously, their battle over the financial settlement lasted more than a decade. As part...

Husband Who Failed to Disclose Assets Faces Further PaymentsJune 6, 2012

When the marriage between a wealthy property developer and his wife ended acrimoniously, their battle over the financial settlement lasted more than a decade. As part...

The Changing Face of DivorceMay 24, 2012

Statistics show that 33 per cent of marriages that took place in 1995 had ended in divorce 15 years later. This compares with 22 per...

The Changing Face of DivorceMay 24, 2012

Statistics show that 33 per cent of marriages that took place in 1995 had ended in divorce 15 years later. This compares with 22 per...

Benefit to Parents Not Sufficient Benefit to Their SonMay 4, 2012

The Court of Protection has refused a request to make financial arrangements for a young man lacking mental capacity because there was no clear benefit...

Benefit to Parents Not Sufficient Benefit to Their SonMay 4, 2012

The Court of Protection has refused a request to make financial arrangements for a young man lacking mental capacity because there was no clear benefit...