London Borough Of Bromley v MR & Ors [2015] EWFC B18 (28 January 2015)

Application for a final care order and placement order in relation to 15 months old child.

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Mr X v Mrs X [2015] EWFC B17 (26 June 2014)

Final hearing of the application of husband for a variation of an order to pay periodical payments to his former wife.

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A and B (Prohibited Steps order at Dispute Resolution Appointment) [2015] EWFC B16 (27 February 2015)

Application for permission to appeal against prohibited steps order forbidding the parents from involving the children in political activities.

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Z-O'C (Children) [2014] EWCA Civ 1808 (17 December 2014)

Appeal by guardian against the making of a supervision order in care proceedings. Appeal allowed.

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A (Children) [2015] EWCA Civ 133 (29 January 2015)

Appeal against dismissal of an application for a direction for DNA testing made on behalf of a 13-year-old girl. Appeal allowed.

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J (A Child) [2014] EWFC B203 (24 September 2014)

Application dated for a Convention Adoption order in respect of an eight year old boy.

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OCC v D & J [2015] EWFC B15 (24 February 2015)

Care proceedings. Fact-finding hearing to determine the causation and perpetration of injuries to the child.

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L (A Child), Re [2015] EWFC 15 (26 February 2015)

Care proceedings in respect of three children of two different fathers, one of whom is a citizen of Slovenia.

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R (Secure accommodation order : child on verge of leaving care) [2015] EWFC B14 (12 February 2015)

Application for a secure accommodation order in respect of a 17 year old girl.

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PAM & PAF (Mr & Mrs PA) v South Gloucestershire Council (LA) & Ors [2014] EWFC B202 (28 October 2014)

Application for adoption, opposed by local authority and guardian, but supported by adoption agency.

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J (Final Hearing) [2015] EWFC B13 (21 January 2015)

Final hearing of care proceedings in respect of a 14 month old boy.

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N And N (Non Accidental Head Injury: Fact Finding) [2014] EWHC 1936 (Fam) (12 June 2014)

Care proceedings. Fact-finding hearing re: cause of injuries to child.

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T And M (Children: Fact Finding: Physical Injury) [2013] EWHC 3645 (Fam) (19 November 2013)

Care proceedings. Fact-finding hearing re: cause of death of sibling.

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Joy v Joy [2015] EWHC 455 (Fam) (05 March 2014)

Further judgment in financial remedy proceedings, including concerning the position in relation to a vintage Bentley owned by the husband.

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R, Re (A Child : Relocation) [2015] EWHC 456 (Fam) (05 February 2015)

Application by mother to relocate with child to Hong Kong. Application dismissed.

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DT, Re [2015] EWCOP 10 (25 February 2015)

Application by the Public Guardian to revoke and cancel the registration of an Enduring Power of Attorney.

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A (A Child), Re [2015] EWHC 443 (Fam) (12 February 2015)

Application by NHS Trust for declarations relating to continued ventilation of a child that had been declared clinically dead.

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A (Final Hearing-Care and Placement Order) [2104] EWFC B201 (29 April 2014)

Final hearing of application for care and placement orders in respect of two sibling children.

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C (Fact Finding) [2015] EWFC B12 (02 January 2015)

Care proceedings. Fact finding hearing to determine causation of injuries to child.

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A (A Child : Final Hearing - Care and Placement Order) [2014] EWFC B200 (29 April 2014)

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

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G (A Child) [2015] EWCA Civ 119 (20 February 2015)

Appeal by mother against refusal of application for leave to apply for the revocation of a placement order.

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J (Discharge of A Care Order) [2014] EWFC B199 (20 November 2014)

Hearing of various applications by family of child in care.

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London Borough of Hillingdon v PS & Anor [2014] EWCOP 55 (4 December 2014)

Judgment concerning issue of contact between a 93 year old man suffering from dementia and a friend of his.

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V (A Child): Fact-Finding [2015] EWFC 14 (02 February 2015)

Fact finding hearing in care proceedings relating to a two year old child.

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JL v SL [2015] EWHC 360 (Fam) (18 February 2015)

Judgment following successful appeal against financial remedies order, considering treatment of inheritance.

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JL v SL [2014] EWHC 3658 (Fam) (07 October 2014)

Application for permission to appeal financial remedies order. Permission granted regarding treatment of inheritance and appeal allowed.

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GW, Re [2015] EWCOP 9 (18 February 2015)

Application by the Public Guardian to revoke a Lasting Power of Attorney for property and financial affairs.

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H (Children), Re [2015] EWCA Civ 115 (18 February 2015)

Appeal by father against care orders in respect of two children. Appeal dismissed.

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Prospective Adopters v SA (Father) [2015] EWHC 327 (Fam) (17 February 2015)

Judgment on application for adoption of a six year old boy, opposed by the father. Adoption order made.

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A (A Child), Re [2015] EWFC 11 (17 February 2015)

Applications for care and placement orders in respect of a one year old child. Applications dismissed by the President, who expressed criticisms regarding the handling of the case by the local authority.

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X and Y (Children) (Fact Finding : Case Management) [2014] EWFC B198 (29 October 2014)

Care proceedings. Fact finding hearing to identify whether the injuries to one of the children are non‑accidental and, if so, to identify who is the perpetrator or who are the possible perpetrators.

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Arif v Anwar & Ors [2014] EWHC 4669 (Fam) (14 March 2014)

Hearing of wife's adjourned application to enforce arrears accruing under an order for Maintenance Pending Suit.

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Derbyshire County Council v M, S & B (Finding of Fact Hearing) [2015] EWFC B11 (16 February 2015)

Care proceedings. Fact finding hearing into how the child susutained injuries.

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T (A Child), Re [2014] EWFC 52 (03 December 2014)

Care proceedings in which the issue was whether the child should be placed with grandmother or adopted.

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AB v TB [2014] EWHC 4663 (Fam) (09 December 2014)

Application by father for a specific issue order allowing him to take the children on a visit to Jordan.

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AB v CD (Surrogacy: Time Limit and Consent) [2015] EWFC 12 (13 February 2015)

Application by same gender couple for parental orders in respect of twin children, raising issues of consent of surrogate mother and time limit for application.

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X v Y v St Bartholomew's Hospital Centre for Reproductive Medicine (Assisted Reproduction: Parent) [2015] EWFC 13 (13 February 2015)

Application by man for a declaration that he is the father of a child conceived through artificial insemination using donor sperm.

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S (A Child), Re: [2014] EWHC 4643 (Fam) (17 October 2014)

Judgment concerning arrangements for child, where the mother wanted him to live with her in England and the father proposed, inter alia, that he live in Saudi Arabia or Greece.

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SB, Re [2015] EWCOP 7(12 February 2015)

Application to revoke a Lasting Power of Attorney for property and financial affairs.

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XZ Council v DN [2014] EWHC 4653 (Fam) (09 October 2014)

Application for care orders in relation to two children.

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The Prospective Adopters v FB & Ors [2015] EWHC 297 (Fam) (05 February 2015)

Application for an adoption order in relation to a two year old boy.

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S (Wardship: Summary return: non-Convention country) [2015] EWHC 176 (Fam) (29 January 2015)

Application by mother of a two year old child for his summary return to Abu Dhabi.

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EG, Re [2015] EWCOP 6 (11 February 2015)

Application by the Public Guardian to revoke a Lasting Power of Attorney for property and financial affairs.

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AJ (Deprivation Of Liberty Safeguards) [2015] EWCOP 5 (10 February 2015)

Judgment concerning deprivation of liberty in relation to an 88 year old woman suffering from dementia.

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X and Y [Children] [Fact Finding: Case Management] [2014] EWFC B197 (29 October 2014)

Judgment arising from a fact-finding and threshold hearing in care proceedings concerning two children.

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Lindner v Rawlins [2015] EWCA Civ 61 (10 February 2015)

Appeal by husband against refusal of application for the production of material which he considered would support the allegations of behaviour that he had made in his divorce petition. Appeal dismissed.

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Graham-York v York & Ors [2015] EWCA Civ 72 (10 February 2015)

Appeal against finding that the appellant had only a 25% beneficial interest in a property in which she had lived unmarried with her partner for over 33 years and that was now subject of possession proceedings.

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BD v FD (Maintenance) [2014] EWHC 4443 (Fam) (03 October 2014)

Application by a wife for maintenance pending suit.

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Re A (A Child) [2015] EWFC 9 (29 January 2015)

Fact-finding hearing in care proceedings in which the child's sister had been killed by the mother's boyfriend.

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Child A [2014] EWFC B196 (23 June 2014)

Final hearing in care proceedings in respect of an 11 year old boy.

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Wigan BC v M and Others (Veracity Assessments) [2015] EWFC 8 (06 February 2015)

Judgment concerning expert evidence in family proceedings relating to the capacity of a witness to give evidence and the witness's veracity.

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R v S (Hague Convention: Child's Objections) [2015] EWHC 234 (Fam) (05 February 2015)

Application by father for return of children to the Republic of Ireland. Application refused.

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Sanchez v Oboz & Anor [2015] EWHC 235 (Fam) (06 February 2015)

Application by mother for committal of father and paternal grandfather for breach of orders made in wardship proceedings, in which the mother seeks the return of the child from Poland.

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U-B (A Child) [2015] EWCA Civ 60 (06 February 2015)

Appeal by mother against refusal of application for return of child to Spain. Appeal dismissed.

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London Borough of Lambeth v Z & Ors [2015] EWFC B9 (13 October 2014)

Care proceedings in respect of three children.

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ZA v AS [2014] EWHC 2630 (Fam) (31 July 2014)

Cross-applications for financial remedies pursuant to Part III of the MFPA 1984.

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Lancashire County Council v T (Flight To Ireland) [2014] EWFC 51 (27 November 2014)

Judgment reconsidering an order for five children to be returned from Ireland to foster care in England.

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X & Anor v Z (Children) & Anor [2015] EWCA Civ 34 (05 February 2015)

Appeal concerning the use of DNA profiles obtained by the police in exercise of their search and seizure powers under Part II of PACE in connection with a paternity dispute.

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IS (A Minor) v DBS & Anor [2015] EWHC 219 (Fam) (04 February 2015)

Judgment in proceedings concerning a 14 year old child who resides with her mother in England and whose father resides in Israel.

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AB v JJB [2015] EWHC 192 (Fam) (03 February 2015)

Judgment concerning issue of whether the court had jurisdiction to entertain an application to vary a German maintenance order.

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The Mental Health Trust the Acute Trust & the Council v DD & Anor [2015] EWCOP 4 (04 February 2015)

Judgment concerning, inter alia, capacity of 36-year old woman with Autistic Spectrum Disorder to consider, and make decisions concerning, long-term contraception and/or therapeutic sterilisation.

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I (A Child) [2015] EWFC B8 (27 January 2015)

Application by father for leave to apply to revoke placement order. Application refused.

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XBC v X & Ors [2015] EWFC B7 (28 January 2015)

Application for care and secure accommodation orders in respect of a 16 year old girl.

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Capita Translation and Interpreting Ltd [2015] EWFC 5 (02 February 2015)

Adoption proceedings. Judgment concerning the failure of an interpreting company to arrange for an interpreter to attend a hearing.

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C (Injuries to Baby: Fact-Finding) [2014] EWFC 50 (26 November 2014)

Care proceedings. Fact-finding hearing concerning the cause of injuries to the child.

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Lancashire County Council v B [2014] EWFC 19 (17 July 2014)

Fact-finding and welfare hearing in care proceedings concerning a 10 month old boy who had suffered a fracture to his ankle.

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Mann v Mann [2014] EWHC 3818 (Fam) (19 September 2014)

Further hearing of restored application for enforcement of financial remedies order.

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Mann v Mann [2014] EWHC 2032 (Fam) (12 June 2014)

Further hearing of restored application for enforcement of financial remedies order.

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Mann v Mann [2014] EWHC 1801 (Fam) (12 May 2014)

Restored application for enforcement of financial remedies order.

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

Application for permission to appeal an order giving the mother permission to amend her pleadings in pending litigation in family proceedings to include a reference to a document in respect of which the father claimed privilege. Permission refused.

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OCC v M [2015] EWFC B6 (29 January 2015)

Final hearing in care proceedings relating to two children.

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