Family and Matrimonial News

Delay Denies Financial Support for DivorceeDecember 19, 2016

It is not uncommon for affection and trust to survive the end of a marriage – but legal advice is still almost always required to...

Delay Denies Financial Support for DivorceeDecember 19, 2016

It is not uncommon for affection and trust to survive the end of a marriage – but legal advice is still almost always required to...

Fertility Clinic Blunder Led to Mother Adopting Her Own ChildDecember 5, 2016

The requirements of the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 2008 are strict and any procedural error by fertility clinics can cause untold legal complications and...

Fertility Clinic Blunder Led to Mother Adopting Her Own ChildDecember 5, 2016

The requirements of the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 2008 are strict and any procedural error by fertility clinics can cause untold legal complications and...

Court Stresses Need for Facts in Child Residence DisputeNovember 23, 2016

Divorces with an international dimension are often complex and, where the question arises as to which parent will look after children and in which country,...

Court Stresses Need for Facts in Child Residence DisputeNovember 23, 2016

Divorces with an international dimension are often complex and, where the question arises as to which parent will look after children and in which country,...

Insolvency No Bar to Liability for Support PaymentsNovember 9, 2016

A recent decision of the High Court will come as a comfort to those whose ex-spouses have fallen into arrears with their child maintenance payments. It...

Insolvency No Bar to Liability for Support PaymentsNovember 9, 2016

A recent decision of the High Court will come as a comfort to those whose ex-spouses have fallen into arrears with their child maintenance payments. It...

Defiant Divorcee Who Refused to Leave Matrimonial Home PunishedOctober 23, 2016

Obedience to court orders is not voluntary and judges possess a battery of powers to enforce compliance. In one case, a divorcee who barricaded himself...

Defiant Divorcee Who Refused to Leave Matrimonial Home PunishedOctober 23, 2016

Obedience to court orders is not voluntary and judges possess a battery of powers to enforce compliance. In one case, a divorcee who barricaded himself...