Family and Matrimonial News

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...

Getting Divorced – Honesty is the Best PolicyOctober 9, 2016

It is a sad fact that divorcing couples frequently try to hide assets from each other, but such manoeuvrings rarely succeed and can have very...

Getting Divorced – Honesty is the Best PolicyOctober 9, 2016

It is a sad fact that divorcing couples frequently try to hide assets from each other, but such manoeuvrings rarely succeed and can have very...