Talking about Family Law

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  • Last week Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, reputedly the world’s richest man, announced that he and his wife MacKenzie are seeking a divorce. The news has caused a stir amongst divorce...
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    Much has been made in the media over the last week of the success of the Ministry of Justice’s online divorce service, which was launched last April. Figures revealed...
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    The first working day of the year is supposed to be ‘Divorce Day’, the day when family lawyers receive more new divorce instructions than on any other day of...
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    We reported here last month that a Sharia court in Dubai had dismissed an application by a wife to enforce an English divorce court order that a £346 million luxury...
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    The Ministry of Justice’s consultation on reform of the legal requirements for divorce closed on Monday, the 10th of December. Responders to the consultation have included The Law Society,...
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    Back in October last year we wrote about the divorce of Her Royal Highness Princess Tessy of Luxembourg and her husband His Royal Highness Prince Louis, and the financial remedies application that the...
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    This week is Good Divorce Week 2018, a campaign run by Resolution, the association of family lawyers and other professionals in England and Wales, who believe in a constructive,...
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    The Government has announced that early and late sittings are to be piloted in civil and family courts, “giving people greater access to hearings that can fit around their...
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    A Sharia court in Dubai has dismissed an application by a wife to enforce an English divorce court order that a £346 million luxury yacht ‘M V Luna’, which...
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    Sometimes a celebrity divorce can act as a useful vehicle to educate the public upon the workings of the family court. So it is with the divorce of TV presenter...
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    Yesterday the Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond delivered his Budget for 2018. The headline was his claim that the era of austerity is coming to an end. But...
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    This morning the ITV breakfast show Good Morning Britain covered a story of a poll that indicated that 24 percent of 16-24 year-olds believe that marriage should be like a mobile...
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