Vardags Family Law News

How a child contact application became a battle over transgender rights
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How a child contact application became a battle over transgender rights by Thea Dunne

After a prolonged custody battle, the High Court finally announced its verdict on a landmark physical custody case that has since captivated the media and legal community.

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Vardags’ client secures England’s largest ever Part III award
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Vardags’ client secures England’s largest ever Part III award by Maire Connor

On 12 October 2016 Nicholas Cusworth QC, sitting as a Deputy High Court Judge, awarded a wife over £63 million, in what is thought to be the largest financial relief Read more »

Britain’s biggest divorce? Owner of The Ivy ends 40-year marriage
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Britain’s biggest divorce? Owner of The Ivy ends 40-year marriage by Chloe Wake

The marriage of restaurant tycoon Richard Caring, who owns a string of London restaurants including The Ivy, Le Caprice and Sexy Fish, is said to be over. It has been reported that Read more »

Victorian law: the war between the press and the courts
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Victorian law: the war between the press and the courts by Thea Dunne

The British press and the courts have long had a tumultuous relationship.

Between accusations of press sensationalism, court-room cover ups, lawsuits, gagging orders and injunctions, the two institutions have often found the other at cross-purposes.

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The most scandalous celebrity divorces in history
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The most scandalous celebrity divorces in history by John Oxley

As Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie’ s divorce hits the headlines, it is worth remembering that there was once a time before the divorce agenda was dominated by PR teams

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