W (A Child), Re [2005] EWCA Civ 1614 (17 November 2005)

Appeal by mother against application for permission to remove the child permanently from the jurisdiction to Australia. Appeal dismissed.

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Sorrell v Sorrell [2005] EWHC 1717 (Fam)

Sorrell v Sorrell [2005] EWHC 1717 (Fam)

Order in very high net worth ancillary relief case, including detailed discussion of the value of contributions in a long marriage.

Oxfordshire County Council v DP, RS & BS [2005] EWHC 1593 (Fam) (20 July 2005)

Held, that it was lawful for the court to conduct a fact-finding exercise despite the fact that, at that stage, no party was seeking a public law order.

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