Gadhavi v Gadhavi [2015] EWCA Civ 520 (23 April 2015)

Appeal by husband against financial remedies order, concerning whether a property in India was available to him as a financial resource.

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RBC v W & N [2015] EWFC B61 (29 May 2015)

Applications for care orders in respect of two children, and for a placement order in respect of one.

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P v P (application for financial remedy) [2015] EWFC B59 (13 February 2015)

Financial remedies application, in which most of the assets belonged to the wife.

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Blackpool BC v S and C (Turkish Children) [2015] EWFC 46 (28 May 2015)

Final hearing of care proceedings concerning two children whose father resides in Turkey.

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AB, Re [2015] EWFC B58 (28 May 2015)

Application by mother to discharge care order and by local authority for placement order.

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X, Re [2015] EWCOP 36 (9 December 2014)

Proceedings concerning medical treatment for a 25 year old man lacking capacity.

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East Sussex County Council v BH & Ors [2015] EWFC B57 (20 February 2015)

Public law proceedings concerning a two year old child. Hearing to determine cause of injuries.

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C (A Child), Re [2015] EWFC B56 (05 May 2015)

Judgment in care proceedings concerning a four year old boy.

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IB v MM [2015] EWHC 1502 (Fam) (22 April 2015)

Application by father for summary return of child to Germany. Application dismissed.

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J (A Child), Re [2015] EWFC B55 (11 March 2015)

Final hearing of care and placement proceedings concerning a four month old child.

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G v G [2015] EWHC 1512 (Fam) (24 April 2015)

Applications in financial remedy proceedings relating to admissibility of evidence.

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X (A Child: Adoption No 2), Re [2014] EWHC 4813 (Fam) (06 November 2014)

Adoption application in respect of 17 year old step-child.

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Arbili v Arbili [2015] EWCA Civ 542 (22 May 2015)

Appeals in financial remedies proceedings, challenging division of assets and procedure on subsequent application to set aside. Appeals dismissed.

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K & H (Children) [2015] EWCA Civ 543 (22 May 2015)

Appeal by Lord Chancellor against order requiring costs of representative for child to be borne by HMCTS. Appeal allowed.

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Baggaley, Re [2015] EWHC 1496 (Fam) (22 May 2015)

Application to set aside civil restraint orders, including order preventing applicant from acting as a McKenzie Friend in any family proceedings.

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Newcastle City Council v WM & Ors [2015] EWFC 42 (08 May 2015)

Care and placement proceedings in respect of three children whose mother has learning difficulties and is not in a position to care for them.

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A (A Child) [2015] EWCA Civ 486 (20 May 2015)

Appeal by mother against contact order in favour of father, seeking no direct contact. Appeal dismissed.

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C (A Child) [2015] EWCA Civ 500 (24 March 2015)

Appeal by mother against order prohibiting reporting of judgment in private law children proceedings. Appeal dismissed.

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P (Children) [2015] EWCA Civ 466 (9 April 2015)

Appeal by mother against child arrangements order providing for the father to have contact with the children six times a year. Appeal allowed.

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HL [Care and placement orders] [2015] EWFC B54 (20 May 2015)

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

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A County Council v G & Ors [2015] EWFC B53 (02 February 2015)

Application for a care and placement order in respect of a seven month old child.

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M (Children), Re [2015] EWHC 1433 (Fam) (20 May 2015)

Judgment concerning children of family that travelled to Syria with the apparent intention of joining Islamic State, considering wardship jurisdiction and use of super-injunctions.

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Wigan Borough Council v Fisher & Ors [2015] EWFC 34 (21 April 2015)

Judgment considering whether and, if so, in what form, the fact-finding judgment in these care proceedings should be published.

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Wigan Borough Council v Fisher & Ors [2013] EWHC 3770 (Fam) (6 December 2013)

Application for a care order in respect of a 3 year old child found to have a large number of serious injuries.

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XZ, Re [2015] EWCOP 35 (19 May 2015)

Application regarding the effectiveness of some provisions contained in a Lasting Power of Attorney for property and financial affairs.

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N (A Child: Interim Care Order: Interim Removal) [2015] EWFC 40 (15 May 2015)

Interim care order in case where there were issues arising out of the fact that the mother is a Jehovah’s Witness. Order made removing child from the care of his parents.

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N (A Child: Section 37: Interim Care Order) [2014] EWFC 53 (27 November 2014)

Application by father to vary shared residence order, in case where there were issues arising out of the fact that the mother is a Jehovah’s Witness. Interim care order made.

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D v D [2015] EWHC 1393 (Fam) (02 March 2015)

Final hearing of wife's financial remedies application after long marriage.

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BR (Proof of Facts), Re [2015] EWFC 41 (11 May 2015)

Care proceedings. Judgment concerning proof of facts relating to injuries to child.

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EN (Mother) v AH (Father) [2015] EWFC 39 (07 May 2015)

Proceeding relating to a child, including issues of removal from jurisdiction and enforcement of child arrangements order.

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NH v JH [2015] EWFC 43 (26 February 2015)

Competing applications by parents and paternal uncle in respect of 3 children.

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L v NG [2015] EWCOP 34 (11 May 2015)

Application by sister to be appointed with her sons as the deputies for property and affairs of her brother.

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SBC v S & S-A [2015] EWFC B52 (15 May 2015)

Applications for a care order and placement order in respect of a 20 month old child.

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EM v AK [2013] EWHC 4393 (Fam) (21 June 2013)

Hearing within financial remedy proceedings, including application by wife for Legal Services Order.

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EM (A Child), Re [2014] EWFC B216 (10 December 2014)

Applications for care and placement orders in respect of a five month old child.

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S (A Child) [2015] EWCA Civ 489 (15 May 2015)

Mother's appeal against the making of a placement order in respect of her son. Appeal dismissed.

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A and F (children), Re [2015] EWFC B51 (14 May 2015)

Application by the birth mother for permission to oppose the making of an Adoption Order. Application refused.

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T (Children) [2015] EWCA Civ 453 (1 April 2015)

Appeal by grandparents against interim care order removing children from their care.

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G (An Adult), Re [2015] EWCA Civ 446 (14 May 2015)

Appeal against a costs order by the Official Solicitor as litigation friend of an adult who lacks capacity.

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HA (A Child), Re (No.2) [2015] EWHC 1310 (Fam) (08 May 2015)

Judgment concerning issue of jurisdiction in respect of an application for a care order in relation to a child of Lithuanian origin.

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J and E (Care, Placement) [2015] EWFC B50 (11 May 2015)

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

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L and C (Placement Application- parents not attending hearing) [2015] EWFC B49 (12 May 2015)

Application for care and placement orders in respect of 6 month old twin girls.

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N v D [2015] EWFC 28 (27 March 2015)

Application for a declaration of marital status in relation to a customary marriage ceremony in Nigeria.

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A and B (Children), Re (fact finding hearing) [2015] EWFC B48 (20 March 2015)

Fact-finding hearing in care proceedings relating to two boys.

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W v G [2014] EWFC B215 (05 November 2014)

Final hearing of long-running contact dispute.

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HS, Re [2015] EWCOP 33 (07 May 2015)

Reconsideration of orders made on the papers to revoke an Enduring Power of Attorney and to appoint the local authority as deputy for property and affairs.

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BK-S (Children) (Expert Evidence and Probability) v Hampshire County Council & Ors [2015] EWCA Civ 442 (07 May 2015)

Appeal against findings of fact in care proceedings. Appeal dismissed.

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Ferrari v Romania (ECHR Application No. 1714/10) (28 April 2015)

Abduction – Hague Convention – Arts 6, 8, European Convention – Reversal of return order – Delay in concluding Hague Convention proceedings – Whether the father had received sufficient protection of his right to family life.

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MN (Adult) [2015] EWCA Civ 411 (07 May 2015)

Appeal by parents against order relating to the accommodation of a 20 year old man who suffers from profound disabilities. Appeal dismissed.

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B v P [2015] EWHC 1160 (Fam) (24 April 2015)

Application for summary return to the United States of America of a seven year old girl.

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Norfolk County Council v VE & Ors (a child: Art 15) [2015] EWFC 30 (22 April 2015)

Care proceedings in respect of two children of Lithuanian parents.

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P v P [2015] EWCA Civ 447 (06 May 2015)

Appeal by the trustees of a post-nuptial settlement against an order varying the settlement by way of ancillary relief. Appeal dismissed.

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M (Children), Re [2014] EWFC B214 (09 October 2014)

Application by father to vary contact order, opposing s.91(14) order.

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LA v FM & MA & others (Application to revoke placement order) [2014] EWHC 4793 (Fam) (26 June 2014)

Application by a mother to discharge care orders and to revoke placement orders.

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The Public Guardian v SR & Anor [2015] EWCOP 32 (06 May 2015)

Application by the Public Guardian for an order revoking a Lasting Power of Attorney for property and affairs.

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A Local Health Board v AB [2015] EWCOP 31 (30 April 2015)

Proceedings concerning the medical treatment of a woman lacking capacity.

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A & B (Children: Care & Placement Orders) [2014] EWFC B213 (10 December 2014)

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

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H v S (Surrogacy Agreememt) [2015] EWFC 36 (30 April 2015)

Proceedings concerning arrangements for a child born as the result of artificial or assisted conception.

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N (Children), Re [2015] EWFC 37 (25 March 2015)

Care proceedings in respect of two children aged 12 and 8 years.

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