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Child Maintenance Payments: How Are They Calculated?

December 10th, 2019|Categories: Children, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Child maintenance payments are the jurisdiction of the Child Maintenance Service, not the family courts as many believe. Only in special cases, where child support is sought over and above the usual rate, would the [...]

Matrimonial Home Rights Notice Explained

December 3rd, 2019|Categories: Divorce and Separation, Family Law, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

If your marriage or civil partnership breaks down, but your home is owned solely by your ex-partner, a matrimonial home rights notice gives you certain protections. It’s best to talk to a specialist family lawyer [...]

What is a Form E Financial Statement in Divorce?

November 20th, 2019|Categories: Divorce and Separation, Family Law, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

If you’re in the process of obtaining a divorce or separation, you and your ex-spouse are expected to provide a full, honest, relevant and ongoing financial disclosure to each other, giving full details of your [...]

What is Parental Alienation? How Do You Fight Parental Alienation Legally?

November 7th, 2019|Categories: Children, Divorce and Separation, Family Law, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Following your divorce, has your child become more hostile towards you without justification? Are you being denied access to your child despite sharing custody with your ex-spouse? It’s possible that you’re the victim of parental [...]

What is a Separated Parents Information Programme?

October 29th, 2019|Categories: Children, Divorce and Separation, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

In most divorce cases, when parents cannot agree on child arrangements, the Family Court is asked to intervene and make a decision. As part of the process, the Court will instruct parents to attend a [...]

What is a Divorce Pension Sharing Order?

September 27th, 2019|Categories: Divorce and Separation, Family Law, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

In July 2019, the Pension Advisory Group (PAG) published a report outlining the treatment of pensions following divorce. Pensions are difficult to value and difficult to divide. A divorce pension sharing order is a solution, [...]