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Yearly Family Law Archives: 2016

Court of Appeal determines that a bankrupt cannot be compelled to dip into pensi...

The Court of Appeal, in Horton v Henry EWCA Civ 989, has determ… Read More

Family Law and Bankers' Bonuses

Lois Rogers co-wrote an article for Family Law Week with barrister Lily Mottahedan examining how the courts treat large bonuse… Read More

Court allows application for parental orders made after six month time period

A & Another v C & Another EWFC4 concerned two children respectively born in 2002 and 2004 as a result of surrogacy arrangements entered into in the United States. The app… Read More

Children's evidence: A balancing act

Vardags’ managing director, Catherine Thomas, wrote for The Global Legal Post about plans to give… Read More

Woman creates 'parenting prenup' to prevent parental disputes

In a time where more and more families are straying from the nuclear model, raising children brings up a host of new questions: which parent gets the kids on which holidays? Who pays for… Read More

High Court Judge uses emoji in family judgment

A judgment handed down by Mr Justice Peter Jackson in relation to public law children proceedings is the first of its kind to include an emoji. The case was between Lancashire Cou… Read More

International Women’s Day: celebrating 97 years of women in UK law

The theme of this year’s International Women’s Day is “pledge for parity”: a rallying cry… Read More