Case law updates

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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26 February 2018

January 2018 - Public Law

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A father’s unsuccessful appeal against care and placement orders
B (A Child) (care proceedings) [2018] EWCA Civ 20
17th January 2018
Judgment of the President of the Family Division on an appeal...

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29 January 2018

December 2017 - Private Law

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Judgment of Cobb J in an unusual financial remedies case involving a Wife without litigation capacity and a Husband who did not consistently engage in proceedings
HC v FW [2017] EWHC 3162 (Fam)
29/11/2017

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29 January 2018

December 2017 - Public Law

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Judgement of McFarlane LJ in an appeal by a Guardian against a placement order
W-C (Children) [2017] EWCA Civ 250
28/2/17
Case concerned two children, C (8) and D (2) who lived with their mother under...

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22 December 2017

November 2017 - Private Law

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The Husband sought recognition of a divorce granted in Dubai in 2009 and to strike out the Wife’s divorce petition made in England and Wales
Radseresht v Radseresht-Spain [2017] EWHC 2932
13/10/17
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