Case law updates

18 April 2018

March 2018 - Private Law

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A successful appeal from an order releasing the wife from an undertaking in a consent order to repay the husband certain monies due to a significant change in circumstances.
A v A [2018] EWHC 340 (Fam)
28th...

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18 April 2018

March 2018 - Public Law

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The Court of Appeal dismissed an appeal, confirming that “nothing else will do” is only applicable to adoption cases. First instance judgments should methodically set out the stages of the decision-making process...

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28 March 2018

February 2018 - Private Law

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Judgment of Cobb J considering the proper approach to applications for interim orders for sale in financial remedy cases
WS v HS [2018] EWFC 11
28/2/2018
Husband (‘H’) and Wife...

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28 March 2018

February 2018 - Public Law

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Separate applications by the mother and the maternal grandparents for permission to appeal against care orders
L (A Child) [2018] EWCA Civ 238
21/2/2018
Appeals against care orders made by Parker J in...

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26 February 2018

January 2018 - Private Law

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Judgment of the Privy Council considering the law applicable to the beneficial ownership of joint bank accounts from ‘first principles.’
Whitlock v Moree [2017] UKPC 44
21st December...

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