X v Y [2015] EW Misc B10 (CC) (20 March 2015)

Claim by former husband against wife for damages in deceit in relation to him being the father of her child.

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K v D (Parental Conflict) [2015] EWFC 49 (11 June 2015)

Application by mother for supervised contact order and by father to discharge prohibited steps order and for child arrangements order, in case involving a "shameful" level of conflict between the parents.

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TM and TJ (Children : care orders) [2015] EWFC B83 (29 June 2015)

Judgment dealing with issue of delay in care proceedings concerning two children.

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J, Re (Placement Order Application) [2015] EWFC B82 (26 June 2015)

Applications for care orders in respect of three children and an application for a placement order in respect of the youngest.

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PL, Re [2015] EWCOP 44 (15 May 2015)

Application by local authority for declarations regarding residence and contact in respect of a 19 year old man lacking capacity.

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Birmingham City Council v Riaz & Ors [2015] EWHC 1857 (Fam) (24 June 2015)

Judgment relating to duration of reporting restriction order in case concerning victim of CSE.

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GN v Newland [2015] EWCOP 43 (29 June 2015)

Application for reconsideration of an order made on the papers by an authorised court officer.

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St George’s Healthcare NHS Trust -v- P and Q [2015] EWCOP 42 (26 June 2015)

Proceedings concerning issue of whether medical care for man who suffered brain injury should be discontinued.

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P, Re [2015] EWCOP 15 (13 March 2015)

Reporting restrictions order in proceedings relating to medical care of man who suffered brain injury.

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B (A Child), Re [2015] EWFC B81 (10 June 2015)

Fact-finding hearing in care proceedings relating to alleged assault of child.

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King's Lynn and West Norfolk Council v Bunning [2013] EWHC 3390 (QB) (7 November 2013)

Judgment in respect of an application for exceptional funding for legal aid in order to obtain legal representation in proceedings concerning alleged contempt of court.

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AC v SC [2015] EWFC B76 (23 June 2015)

Application by the former husband for permission to appeal and, subject to permission, of the resultant appeal against decision in financial remedy proceedings. Appeal allowed.

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X (Discharge of care order (1)), Re [2014] EWFC B217 (03 December 2014)

Application by mother for discharge of care order in respect of 14 year old boy.

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C, L and M (Care Order at Home) [2015] EWFC B78 (16 March 2015)

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

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J, K & S (Care and Placement Orders and Special Guardianship Orders) [2015] EWFC B77 (06 February 2015)

Final hearing in care proceedings in which LA seek care and placement orders for the 2 children and a special guardianship order in respect of the third.

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A and B (Children) [2015] EWFC B79 (28 February 2015)

Further hearing in care and placement proceedings concerning twin children.

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A and B (Children) [2014] EWFC B218 (1 August 2014)

Hearing in care and placement proceedings concerning twin children.

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DN v HN [2014] EWHC 3435 (Fam) (14 August 2014)

Application by a wife for a mandatory interlocutory injunction to require a husband to pay £8.49 million plus interest and fees required to complete the purchase of a property, made in proceedings commenced under Part 7 of the Civil Procedure Rules 1998.

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Aumord, Re [2015] EWHC 1842 (Fam) (27 March 2015)

Application for permission to appeal from decision in proceedings under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependents) Act 1975.

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A (A Child), Re [2014] EWHC 4836 (Fam) (13 June 2014)

Re-hearing of father's application for contact in long-running proceedings concerning 14 year old child.

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A v London Borough of Islington [2015] EWFC B80 (19 May 2015)

Care proceedings. application by mother for discharge of care order and by local authority for placement order.

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OL, Re [2015] EWCOP 41 (24 June 2015)

Application by the Public Guardian for the court to revoke a Lasting Power of Attorney for property and financial affairs because the attorneys have used their power carelessly and irresponsibly.

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MJC (refusal of permission to oppose adoption) [2015] EWFC B75 (23 June 2015)

Refusal of application by parents for permission to oppose the adoption of their child.

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JM v MM [2015] EWFC B74 (18 June 2015)

Appeal by husband against financial remedies order. Appeal allowed.

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LG (A Child), Re [2015] EWFC 52 (22 June 2015)

Judgment giving father leave to oppose adoption application, following placement order.

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DR v SSWP and NR (CSM) (Child support : calculation of income) [2015] UKUT 274 (AAC) (13 March 2015)

Appeal against child maintenance decision, centred upon the treatment by the tribunal of evidence concerning the father’s earnings. Appeal dismissed.

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N (Minor), Re [2014] EWFC 54 (27 November 2014)

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

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Jones, Re [2014] EWCOP 59 (12 November 2014)

Application for authority to execute a statutory will on behalf of a man suffering from dementia.

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S & T (Children), Re [2015] EWHC 1753 (Fam) (19 June 2015)

Proceedings concerning children whose father removed them to Pakistan, whose mother had died and whose maternal aunt and uncle sought to adopt them in the USA.

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A (Foreign Surrogacy: South Africa), Re [2015] EWHC 1756 (Fam) (31 March 2015)

Application for a parental order in relation to a child who was born in South Africa following a surrogacy arrangement.

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OCC v B & T [2015] EWFC B73 (18 June 2015)

Care proceedings concerning two children whose mother is deaf.

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J (Mother) v P (Father) [2015] EWFC 29 (01 April 2015)

Application by mother for leave to remove child to live with her permanently in France. Application granted.

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T (Children) [2015] EWCA Civ 606 (18 June 2015)

Appeal against decision in care proceedings, where there was a 6 month delay before the decision was handed down. Appeal allowed.

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RC (Mother) v AB (Father) [2015] EWHC 1693 (Fam) (16 June 2015)

Application by mother for permission to remove child child to Angola. Permission granted.

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X (Court of Protection Practice), Re [2015] EWCA Civ 599 (16 June 2015)

Appeal concerning the practice and procedure to be adopted in applications to the Court of Protection in deprivation of liberty cases.

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A v B [2015] EWHC 1699 (Fam) (28 April 2015)

Application by father for summary return of child to Italy. Application refused, on the basis that the child was not habitually resident in Italy at the time of the removal.

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A, Re [2015] EWHC 1709 (Fam) (11 June 2015)

Application by local authority for a secure accommodation order in respect of a 13 year old.

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IM & Anor, R (on the application of) v Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority [2015] EWHC 1706 (Admin) (15 June 2015)

Challenge by parents to refusal of HFEA to allow late daughter's eggs to be exported for the purpose of fertilisation and implanting in the mother.

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M'P-P (Children), Re [2015] EWCA Civ 584 (11 June 2015)

Appeal in public law children proceedings relating, in part, to the relative weight that is to be attached to "status quo" factors when determining the welfare of two young children.

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H (Children), Re [2015] EWCA Civ 583 (11 June 2015)

Judgment considering issue of what regard, if any, should be had to the overall merits of the proposed appeal when considering an application to extend the time for appealing in a family case relating to children.

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De Cruz v Rubino [2015] EWHC 1691 (Fam) (03 February 2015)

Application for permission to appeal from final order in child maintenance variation application. Permission granted.

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CCC v KS [2013] EWCOP B42 (24 January 2013)

Judgment concerning residence of a 20 year old man suffering from severe learning difficulties.

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Bournemouth Borough Council -v- PS and DS [2015] EWCOP 39 (11 June 2015)

Judgment considering whether care of 28 year-old man amounts to deprivation of liberty.

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A & Anor v A Local Authority & Anor [2014] EWHC 4816 (Fam) (17 December 2014)

Adoption application involving issue of whether illegal payments had been made by the adopters to the natural parents.

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Fields v Fields [2015] EWHC 1670 (Fam) (04 June 2015)

Final hearing of highly contested claim for financial remedies following divorce. Lump sum and maintenance orders made in favour of wife.

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P (A Child), Re (care and placement orders) [2015] EWFC B72 (20 May 2015)

Application by Northamptonshire County Council for care and placement orders in relation to a 2 year old child.

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NCC v L & Anor. [2014] EWHC 4828 (Fam) (21 July 2014)

Care proceedings concerning a seven year old Latvian boy.

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A v B [2015] EWHC 1562 (Fam) (3 June 2015)

Application by mother for summary return of child to Germany.

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A Local Authority v T&F [2015] EWFC B71 (02 June 2015)

Third substantive hearing in care proceedings concerning five children.

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Davison v Davison & Ors [2015] EWCA Civ 587 (10 June 2015)

Appeal against order interpreting part of earlier financial remedies order, calculating a further payment due to the wife. Appeal allowed.

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C (A Child), Re [2015] EWCA Civ 539 (10 June 2015)

Appeal by father against order that he should submit to a full psychological assessment. Appeal allowed.

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P, Re [2015] EWFC B70 (25 March 2015)

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

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A Local Authority v T&F [2015] EWFC B69 (17 April 2015)

Second substantive hearing in care proceedings concerning five children.

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London Borough of Merton v LB [2014] EWHC 4532 (Fam) (19 December 2014)

Care proceedings concerning child of Latvian mother.

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Kaur A/P Minda Singh v Randhawa & Anor [2015] EWHC 1592 (Fam) (09 June 2015)

Application by wife for general enforcement of a lump sum order.

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J (A Child), Re [2015] EWHC 1627 (Fam) (09 June 2015)

Judgment correcting court error regarding stay of order requiring mother to return child to USA, pending appeal.

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Lancashire CC v G (Separating Siblings) [2015] EWFC B68 (18 February 2015)

Care proceedings concerning 3 siblings of 3 different fathers.

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W (Children), Re [2015] EWFC B67 (05 June 2015)

Care and placement proceedings in respect of two children.

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XP, Re [2014] EWHC 4524 (Fam) (18 December 2014)

Care proceedings. Fact-finding hearing concerning circumstances of older child's death.

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A (A child: Wardship: Fact Finding: Domestic Violence) [2015] EWHC 1598 (Fam) (08 May 2015)

Fact-finding hearing in wardship proceedings, concerning allegations of serious domestic violence.

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Re SO [2015] EWHC 935 (Fam) (1 April 2015)

Application for an order in wardship proceedings, or alternatively under the court's inherent jurisdiction, which would have the effect of amending an existing injunction previously made in the wardship proceedings and extending its duration beyond the ward's 18th birthday.

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The Health Service Executive of Ireland v PA & Ors [2015] EWCOP 38 (03 June 2015)

Hearing of 3 cases in which the Health Service Executive of Ireland seeks orders under s.63 of and Schedule 3 to the Mental Capacity Act 2005 recognising and enforcing orders by the Irish High Court for the detention of three young persons at a special unit in Northampton.

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Liaw v Lee (recognition of divorce) [2015] EWHC 1462 (Fam) (03 June 2015)

Application for order that divorce issued by the High Court of Malaya in favour of the respondent husband be refused recognition in England and Wales.

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Lincolnshire County Council v The Father & Ors [2015] EWFC 48 (30 April 2015)

Care proceedings in respect of a child whose father murdered his mother.

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Medway Council v A & Ors (Learning Disability; Foster Placement) [2015] EWFC B66 (2 June 2015)

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

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P, Re [2015] EWCOP 37 (03 June 2015)

Application by the Public Guardian for an order revoking an Enduring Power of Attorney.

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Re A (A Child: Leave to apply for a child arrangements order) [2015] EWFC 47 (01 June 2015)

Application for leave to apply for a child arrangements order by former partner of child's non-biological mother. Application refused.

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Bedfordshire Borough Council v LW & Ors [2015] EWFC B65 (29 April 2015)

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

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BCC v S [2015] EWFC B64 (20 May 2015)

Judgment in care proceedings in which the children were placed in accommodation nearly seven months before the proceedings commenced.

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M v M [2015] EWFC B63 (Fam) (25 January 2015)

Financial remedies case involving issues relating to the wife's cancer, what are the matrimonial assets and how the court should deal with pensions.

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The Local Authority v BA & Ors [2015] EWFC B62 (18 May 2015)

Care order made in respect of 14 year old girl, unopposed by father.

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