Surrey County Council v H & Ors [2014] EWFC B63 (OJ) (23 May 2014)

Applications for Supervision Orders by Surrey County Council in relation to a boy of 13 and his 2 sisters aged 10 and 11.

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PB v RB & Ors [2013] EWCOP B41 (12 November 2013)

Appeal concerning the meaning of 'prohibiting' contact in Section 17 of the Mental Capacity Act 2005.

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C and H (Minors) (care and placement orders) [2014] EWFC B60 (27 May 2014)

Application for care and placement orders in respect of two of four children.

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F v SCC [2014] EWFC B61 (OJ) (28 May 2014)

Application by the parents of two children to discharge care orders.

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In the matter of J and S (Children) [2014] EWFC 4 (23 May 2014)

Application by Slovak Roma parents to oppose adoption orders and transfer proceedings to Slovak Republic. Applications refused.

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C (N, W & H), Re [2014] EWCA Civ 705 (23 May 2014)

Appeal by father against order granted the mother permission permanently to re-locate the children's home from England to Brazil. Appeal dismissed.

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Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust v TH & Anor [2014] EWCOP 4 (22 May 2014)

Judgment concerning the treatment of a 52 year old man in a minimally conscious state.

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M, Re [2014] EWFC B58 (22 April 2014)

Care and placement proceedings relating to nine month old child.

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JG v The Lord Chancellor and Others [2014] EWCA Civ 656 (21 May 2014)

Appeal against dismissal of child's judicial review claim against decision of LSC not to grant legal aid for expert report. Appeal allowed.

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Meek, Re [2014] EWCOP 1 (10 April 2014)

Application by property and affairs deputy for authority to execute a statutory will.

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Price v Price [2014] EWCA Civ 655 (21 May 2014)

Appeal against dismissal of application to set aside certificate that petitioner entitled to a decree. Appeal allowed.

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An NHS Foundation Hospital v P [2014] EWHC 1650 (Fam) (20 May 2014)

Application by a hospital foundation trust for a declaration that it is lawful for its doctors to treat a seventeen-year-old girl following a drug overdose notwithstanding her refusal to consent to that treatment.

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North Somerset Council v LW & Ors [2014] EWCOP 3 (21 May 2014)

Application by NHS Trust relating to the performing of a caesarean section, if the mother lacked capacity to consent to medical treatment.

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North Somerset Council v LW & Ors [2014] EWHC 1670 (Fam) (21 May 2014)

Judgment relating to interim care order in respect of child whose mother has mental health issues.

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Bristol City Council v A Mother & Ors [2014] EWHC 1367 (Fam) (11 April 2014)

Judgment in care proceedings relying upon circumstances of sibling's death.

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D (Children) [2014] EWFC B57 (20 May 2014)

Judgment in care proceedings relating to four children.

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BM, Re [2014] EWCOP B20 (20 May 2014)

Dispute as to who should be appointed as deputy for property and affairs for a man lacking capacity.

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H (Revocation of Placement Order) [2014] EWFC B56 (16 May 2014)

Application by mother for permission to apply to revoke placement orders. Application dismissed.

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S (Children: care proceedings) [2014] EWFC 2 (11 April 2014)

Judgment in care proceedings concerning seven children of the respondent parents.

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G (a child), Re [2014] EWCA Civ 680 (19 May 2014)

Appeal in proceedings in Italy, England and Finland in relation to a 5 year old boy, concerning the stay of Children Act proceedings under Brussels IIR and an order that the mother take the child to Italy.

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LS v AS [2014 EWHC 1626 (Fam) (17 January 2014)

Father's application for summary return of three children to Hungary, pursuant to the Hague Convention. Application declined.

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CC v DD [2014] EWHC 1307 (Fam) (14 February 2014)

Application for parental order in respect of child conceived through a surrogacy arrangement.

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B, Re [2014] EWHC 1284 (Fam) (02 April 2014)

Application for an adoption order in respect of a child who is now 18 years of age.

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SC v BH [2014] EWHC 1584 (Fam) (03 March 2014)

Application by mother for a passport order whereby, in the event that the respondent father enters this jurisdiction from the United States, his passport, together with any passport in the child's name, will be seized.

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Northamptonshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust & Anor v Ml [2014] EWCOP 2 (16 May 2014)

Applications by NHS Trust for declarations regarding the capacity, residence and medical treatment of a 25 year old with severe learning disability.

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R (A Child) [2014] EWCC B54 (Fam) (26 March 2014)

Application by mother for permission to oppose adoption application following placement order.

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Milton Keynes Council v RR & Ors [2014] EWCOP B19 (24 April 2014)

Judgment concerning arrangements for an 81 year old woman suffering from dementia.

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DS (a child) [2014] EWHC 1575 (Fam) (08 April 2014)

Judgment concerning issue of whether the court should request the relevant authority in Hungary to accept jurisdiction pursuant to Article 15 Brussels II Revised.

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Re G and M [2014] EWHC 1561 (Fam) (1 April 2014)

Application for a parental order concerning twins born following a commercial surrogacy arrangement.

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Solovyev v Solovyeva [2014] EWFC 1546 (15 May 2014)

Judgment concerning recognition of divorce granted by Russian Consulate in London.

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Surrey County Council v S [2014] EWCA Civ 601 (15 May 2014)

Care proceedings. Appeal by local authority against decision to grant supervision orders rather than care orders. Appeal dismissed.

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In the matter of K (A Child) (Northern Ireland) [2014 ] UKSC 29 (15 May 2014)

Appeal by Lithuanian grandparents against refusal of application for a declaration that grandchild was being wrongfully retained by mother in Northern Ireland in breach of their rights of custody. Appeal allowed.

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C (Revocation of Care Order) [2014] EWFC B55 (30 April 2014)

Applications by mother for, inter alia, revocation of a care order in respect of her daughter.

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A & C (Children) [2014] EWFC B54 (01 May 2014)

Applications by the birth parents for permission to oppose adoption applications in respect of two of their children. Applications refused.

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K (Children) [2013] EWCA Civ 1776 (18 October 2013)

Appeal by father against order limiting his supervised contact with the children to two occasions a year. Appeal dismissed.

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Re: S (Children, W & T) [2014] EWCA Civ 638 (14 May 2014)

Application by parents for permission to appeal against findings of fact in care proceedings. Application refused.

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Chai v Peng [2014] EWHC 1519 (Fam) (1 May 2014)

Further hearing in financial remedies case considering, inter alia, wife's application for further maintenance pending suit and legal funding provision.

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Davies & Another v Davies [2014] EWCA Civ 568 (7 May 2014)

Appeal in connection with a claim by the respondent to be entitled to an interest in her parents' dairy farm, or other equitable relief, based on the doctrine of proprietary estoppel. Appeal allowed to the extent that the order be amended so as to declare only that the respondent was entitled to an equity over the farm and/or farming business and that the extent of the equity and the manner of its satisfaction remain to be determined.

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N (A Child) (Adoption Order) [2014] EWFC 1491 (02 May 2014)

Adoption application following placement order and opposed by father. Adoption order made.

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A (A Child) [2014] EWHC 1445 (Fam) (21 March 2014)

Application by NHS Trust for declarations relating to the termination of a 13 year old's pregnancy.

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B (A Child), Re [2014] EWCA Civ 565 (09 May 2014)

Appeal against care and placement orders. Appeal allowed.

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Rapisarda v Colladon [2014] EWFC 1406 (08 May 2014)

Applications by Queen's Proctor to dismiss a number of divorce petitions and to set aside decrees of divorce obtained in consequence of a conspiracy to pervert the course of justice. Judgment considering issue of reporting of proceedings.

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London Borough of Ealing v JM & Ors [2014] EWHC 1467 (Fam) (29 April 2014)

Continuation of application for permission to appeal against care and placement orders. Permission refused.

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R (A Child) [2014] EWCA Civ 597 (08 May 2014)

Appeal by mother against care and placement orders. Appeal allowed.

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B (A Child) (care order & placement order) [2013] EWCC B17 (Fam) (01 November 2013)

Final hearing of application for care and placement orders in repsect of eight month old child.

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Hussein v Ahmad & Ors [2014] EWHC 721 (Fam) (09 January 2014)

Wife's claim for financial relief under Part III of the Matrimonial and Family Proceedings Act.

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T (A Child: Delay - Extension - further assessments) [2014] EWFC B51 (02 May 2014)

Application by local authority for care and placement orders in respect of 9 month old child. Extension of time granted for further assessments.

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E (A Child) [2014] EWFC B52 (02 May 2014)

Judgment in care proceedings concerning an 8 month old child.

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L v C [2014] EWFC 1280 (02 May 2014)

Application by former female partner of mother of child conceived by artificial insemination for, inter alia, permission to apply for residence and contact orders. Permission refused.

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Alyami v Mussallam [2012] EWCA Civ 1967 (28 November 2012)

Appeal against order under Part III MFPA 1984 awarding the husband a lump sum for the purpose of paying his legal costs. Appeal dismissed.

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The Local Authority v HP & Ors [2014] EWCOP B19 (15 November 2013)

Application by local authority for declarations regarding the capacity of a 19 year old woman who suffers with a mild learning disability and challenging behaviour.

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O'Kelly v Davies [2014] EWCA Civ 552 (15 April 2014)

Appeal against an order which declared that the applicant held a property on trust for herself and the respondent beneficially in equal shares. During the litigation, both parties had wished to conceal the fact that they had been involved in benefit fraud.

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G (Adult), Re [2014] EWCOP 1361 (01 May 2014)

Application by newspaper publisher to be joined as a party to proceedings concerning a 94 year old woman lacking capacity.

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Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust v RC [2014] EWCOP 1136 (09 April 2014)

Application by NHS Trust relating to the medical treatment of a Jehovah's Witness.

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KP, Re [2014] EWCA Civ 554 (01 May 2014)

Appeal by mother against order for return of child to Malta. Appeal allowed.

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Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust v RC [2014] EWHCOP 1317 (01 May 2014)

Application by NHS Trust for declarations relating, inter alia, to patient's capacity to refuse blood products.

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C (A Child), Re [2014] EWCC B50 (Fam) (26 March 2014)

Application for care and placement orders in respect of ten month old child.

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