Portsmouth City Council v O [2014] EWFC B173 (31 July 2014)

Judgment in care proceedings relating to four children.

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The London Borough of Haringey v LM & Ors [2014] EWFC B172 (22 December 2014)

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

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Y v Y (Financial Remedy: Marriage Contract) [2014] EWHC 2920 (Fam) (27 June 2014)

Wife's application for financial remedy orders, where the parties had entered into a pre-marriage contract in France.

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P (A Child: Use of S.20 CA 1989) [2014] EWFC 775 (16 December 2014)

Judgment in proceedings concerning a child who had been in s.20 accommodation for two and a half years.

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Y (A Child) [2014] EWCA Civ 1553 (20 November 2014)

Second appeal by parents against care orders in respect of two children. Appeal allowed.

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Neustadt v Neustadt (Child Abduction) [2014] EWHC 4307 (Fam) (19 December 2014)

Fact-finding hearing following the abduction of two boys to Russia by their father, who now seeks to resume contact after their return to their mother.

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Mann v Mann [2014] EWCA Civ 1674 (19 December 2014)

Appeals against two orders directing a former husband to pay monies to a former wife following the discharge of a previous order for periodical payments by capitalisation.

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CS (Finding of Fact) [2014] EWFC B171 (17 December 2014)

Fact finding hearing in care proceedings concerning a ten month old child.

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P (A Child) [2014] EWCA Civ 1648 (18 December 2014)

Appeal by father against care and placement orders. Appeal dismissed.

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B (Children) [2014] EWCA Civ 1623 (18 December 2014)

Appeal against findings of fact in private law children proceedings. Appeal dismissed.

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The London Borough of Tower Hamlets v TB & Anor [2014] EWCOP 53 (17 December 2014)

Judgment concerning the residence and care of a 41 year old woman lacking capacity.

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Dickson v Rennie [2014] EWHC 4306 (Fam) (10 December 2014)

Application by mother for financial provision for child under Schedule 1 Children Act.

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CC, DD, EE and FF (Children) [2014] EWFC B170 (3 December 2014)

Fact-finding hearing in care proceedings concerning four children.

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T (A Child) [2014] EWFC B169 (12 December 2014)

Application for committal of mother for contempt for failing to comply with an order requiring her to attend a hearing in connection with the father's contact application.

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SS v NS (Spousal Maintenance) [2014] EWHC 4183 (Fam) (10 December 2014)

Judgment on wife's application for ancillary relief, including her claim for maintenance.

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SR v RS [2014] EWHC 4305 (Fam) (19 November 2014)

Application by husband for permission to appeal an order dismissing his application for financial provision. Permission refused.

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SJ v RA [2014] EWHC 4054 (Fam) (04 December 2014)

Final hearing of an application for financial remedies in which it was claimed that the husband held shares in a family company on trust for the son.

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R (A Child) [2014] EWCA Civ 1625 (16 December 2014)

Appeal by mother against care and placement orders. Clarification of the guidance given in Re B-S.

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LR (A Child) [2014] EWCA Civ 1624 (16 December 2014)

Appeal against order that the court has jurisdiction in accordance with BIIR. Appeal allowed.

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Birmingham City Council v Riaz & Ors [2014] EWHC 4247 (Fam) (15 December 2014)

Application for a secure accommodation order in respect of a victim of CSE and for injunctive orders against the perpetrators.

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Chandok v Chandok [2014] EWCA Civ 1597 (25 November 2014)

Wife's appeal against a financial remedy order as to the evaluation of the needs of the wife and the children. Appeal dismissed.

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Mann v Mann [2014] EWCA Civ 1588 (5 November 2014)

Wife's application for a variation on a stay of enforcement of a periodical payments order by means of a judgment summons under section 5 of the Debtors Act 1869. The variation was granted and the appeal hearing brought forward by 3 months.

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NJ v OV [2014] EWHC 4130 (Fam) (21 November 2014)

Application by mother for permission to permanently relocate with the child to Sweden.

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Cherwayko v Cherwayko [2014] EWHC 4252 (Fam) (10 December 2014)

Application by the wife to commit the husband to prison for breach of an order for disclosure in financial remedy proceedings.

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L (Judgment) [2014] EWFC B168 (15 October 2014)

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

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Cooper-Hohn v Anthony Hohn [2014] EWHC 4122 (Fam) (12 December 2014)

Final hearing of a wife's claim for financial remedy orders.

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K (A Child) Special Guardianship Order [2014] EWFC B167 (12 October 2014)

Care proceedings. Special guardianship order made in favour of paternal grandmother.

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NG v OG [2014] EWHC 4182 (Fam) (09 December 2014)

Application by mother for the registration and enforcement of a custody order made by a Russian Court and for the summary return of one of the two children.

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Re P-K (Children) [2014] EWCA Civ 1602 (11 December 2014)

Appeal by father against order dismissing his application for direct contact. Appeal dismissed.

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O'Kelly v Davies [2014] EWCA Civ 1606 (11 December 2014)

Appeal against declaration that the defendant holds a freehold property on trust for herself and the claimant in equal shares. Appeal dismissed.

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R v R (Family Court: Procedural Fairness) [[2014] EWFC 48 (11 December 2014)

Appeal against a case management order made in proceedings under the Family Law Act 1996.

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P, Q, R and S (Children) [2014] EWFC B166 (5 December 2014)

Care and placement proceedings in respect of four children.

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Bristol City Council v NS (Mother) & Anor [2014] EWFC 46 (17 July 2014)

Application for care and placement orders in respect of an 11 month old child.

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C (Children Appeal) [2014] EWFC B163 (30 May 2014)

 Application by father for permission to appeal against orders made within care proceedings.

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J (A Child) (Non Accidental Injury) [2014] EWFC B162 (16 September 2014)

Care and placement proceedings in respect of an 11 month old child.

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The Public Guardian v VT [2014] EWCOP 52 (10 December 2014)

Application by the Public Guardian for the court to revoke a Lasting Power of Attorney for property and financial affairs on the ground that the donee of the power has behaved in a way that contravenes her authority or is not in the donor's best interests.

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A (A Child) [2014] EWCA Civ 1577 (10 December 2014)

Appeal by mother against the quantum of a periodical payments order for the benefit of the child. Appeal dismissed.

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A v D & Ors [2014] EWHC 3851 (Fam) (09 December 2014)

Proceedings relating to a child of English and Polish parents. Judgment regarding transfer of the case to Poland.

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AM v SS [2014] EWHC 865 (Fam) (31 March 2014)

Financial remedy proceedings in which the wife claimed that the husband's father could reasonably be expected to make capital available to meet a reasonable claim by the wife.

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AM v SS [2014] EWHC 2887 (Fam) (19 March 2014)

Financial remedy proceedings. Preliminary hearing considering ownership of three properties.

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GO v EN & Ors [2014] EWHC 3622 (Fam) (17 October 2014)

Judgment in long-running proceedings regarding arrangements for 7 year old child. Interim care order made.

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C v K [2014] EWHC 4125 (Fam) (04 December 2014)

Application by mother for the discharge of a Prohibited Steps Order prohibiting her from removing the children from the jurisdiction.

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A and B v Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council [2014] EWFC 47 (05 December 2014)

Adoption application following care and placement orders, in which the true genetic father only came forward after the application was made.

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Seagrove v Sullivan [2014] EWHC 4110 (Fam) (03 December 2014)

Children Act Sch 1 and TOLATA proceedings. Judgment concerning content of bundles.

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BP & Ors v Hertfordshire County Council & Anor [2014] EWCA Civ 1524 (02 December 2014)

Application for permission to appeal against care and placement orders. Permission refused.

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S (A Child) (Abduction: Hearing the Child) [2014] EWCA Civ 1557 (04 December 2014)

Appeal by mother against order requiring return of child to Russia. Appeal allowed.

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A-M (Children) [2014] EWCA Civ 1489 (20 November 2014)

Appeal by mother against contact order. Appeal allowed and rehearing ordered.

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SC v YD [2014] EWHC 2446 (Fam) (17 June 2014)

Children act Sch 1 and TOLATA proceedings. Application for permission to appeal decision relating to a document claimed to be privileged. Permission refused.

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H v H [2014] EWCA Civ 1523 (02 December 2014)

Appeal by wife against ancillary relief order. Appeal allowed.

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A Local Authority v YZ & Ors [2014] EWFC B161 (25 May 2014)

Judgment in care proceedings concerning three children.

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Chiva v Chiva [2014] EWCA Civ 1558 (03 December 2014)

Application by wife for permission to appeal ancillary relief order. Permission granted but appeal dismissed.

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Lincolnshire County Council v BW & Ors [2014] EWFC B160 (20 May 2014)

Care and placement proceedings in respect of a 19 month old child.

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T (Children) [2014] EWCA Civ 1549 (02 December 2014)

Appeal against care and placement orders. Appeal dismissed.

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A Council v M & Anor (No 2) [2014] EWFC B158 (1 December 2014)

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

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Thiry v Thiry [2014] EWHC 4046 (Fam) (02 December 2014)

Final hearing of financial remedy cross-applications, at which the husband was neither present nor represented.

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Re JA (Medical Treatment: Child Diagnosed with HIV) [2014] EWHC 1135 (Fam) (11 April 2014)

Medical treatment – 14-year-old child with HIV – Parents also had HIV and disputed diagnoses and treatment – Application for a declaration that the child was not Gillick-competent and it was in his best interests to start anti-retroviral treatment

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The Public Guardian v CT & Anor [2014] EWCOP 51 (01 December 2014)

Application for costs against the Public Guardian in respect of a safeguarding application regarding the respondent's conduct as the donee of a Lasting Power of Attorney.

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