X (Child with profound disability) [2016] EWFC B100 (18 November 2016)

Care proceedings concerning a 12 year old child with profound disability.

Full report: Bailii

MR v SR & Anor (application for costs) [2016] EWCOP 54 (16 December 2016)

Application for costs following declaration relating to the withdrawal of life sustaining treatment for patient lacking capacity.

Full report: Bailii

Kent County Council v M (Parents Inability to Change) [2016] EWFC B99 (29 September 2016)

Care and placement proceedings concerning four boys whose parents had a "volatile and toxic relationship".

Full report: Bailii

Briggs v Briggs & Ors [2016] EWCOP 53 (20 December 2016)

Judgment considering whether life-preserving treatment should be withdrawn from patient in a minimally conscious state.

Full report: Bailii

I & Ors (Children), Re [2016] EWFC B98 (16 November 2016)

Judgment in proceedings concerning arrangements for two children whose father wished to remove to Pakistan.

Full report: Bailii

GD & BD (Children) [2016] EWHC 3312 (Fam) (20 December 2016)

Two linked applications brought under the Human Rights Act seeking awards of damages and declarations arising from the conduct of two public authorities in the context of public law proceedings.

Full report: Bailii

AB v FC [2016] EWHC 3285 (Fam) (19 December 2016)

Application by wife for financial remedy orders after a short marriage which lasted 19 months to the date of the parties' separation.

Full report: Bailii

C (Prohibited Steps Order) [2016] EWFC B97 (25 August 2016)

Proceedings concerning arrangements for a child whose parents belonged to the Haredi community, but whose mother left that community after the parents separated.

Full report: Bailii

J (A Protected Party), Re [2016] EWCOP 52 (18 November 2016)

Application by deputy for property and financial affairs for authority to execute a statutory will and to transfer a piece of land owned by the patient.

Full report: Bailii

CD (A Child), Re [2016] EWHC 3286 (Fam) (07 December 2016)

Care proceedings concerning a 5 month old child whose father was accused of abusing his niece.

Full report: Bailii

R (An Infant), Re [2016] EWFC 60 (16 December 2016)

Care proceedings concerning eleven month old child who suffered injuries whilst in hospital on the High Dependency Neo-natal ward with his mother after his birth.

Full report: Bailii

L (A Child) [2016] EWCA Civ 1297 (16 December 2016)

Appeal against an order dismissing aunt's application for child arrangements order. Appeal allowed.

Full report: Bailii

U, V, W & X (Children), Re [2016] EWFC B96 (02 November 2016)

Fact-finding hearing in care proceedings concerning four children.

Full report: Bailii

Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Local Health Board v RY & Anor [2016] EWCOP 57 (23 November 2016)

Application by Health Board relating to withdrawal of life-sustaining treatment for 80 year old patient.

Full report: Bailii

C (A Child), Re [2016] EWHC 3171 (Fam) (08 December 2016)

Application by Secretary of State for the Home Department for discharge of a disclosure order seeking information about any extremist or radicalised conduct by the adults in the family. Application dismissed.

Full report: Bailii

Magiera v Magiera [2016] EWCA Civ 1292 (15 December 2016)

Appeal against refusal to dismiss or stay proceedings brought in relation to a London house under TLATA, on the basis of lack of jurisdiction. Appeal dismissed.

Full report: Bailii

AB & Anor v GH [2016] EWHC 2063 (Fam) (07 March 2016)

Application for parental orders in relation to two children born following a surrogacy arrangement.

Full report: Bailii

X County Council v AB & CD [2015] EWFC 98 (07 May 2015)

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

Full report: Bailii

E (A Child : care proceedings : placement order) [2016] EWFC 59 (18 November 2016)

Contested care proceedings and an application for a placement order in relation to a two year old child.

Full report: Bailii

Gloucestershire County Council v A & Ors [2016] EWFC B94 (12 December 2016)

Application for care and placement orders in respect of a three year old boy.

Full report: Bailii

B (A Child : placement order), Re [2016] EWFC B95 (11 November 2016)

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

Full report: Bailii

M v F [2016] EWHC 3194 (Fam) (17 October 2016)

Application by mother for permission to relocate with children to the USA. Application allowed.

Full report: Bailii

Scatliffe v Scatliffe (British Virgin Islands) [2016] UKPC 36 (12 December 2016)

Appeal by husband against ancillary relief order. Appeal dismissed.

Full report: Bailii

Egeneonu v Egeneonu & Anor [2015] EWHC 954 (Fam) (06 March 2015)

Application to commit father and his brother for contempt in connection with proceedings concerning the return of children from Nigeria.

Full report: Bailii

A, B, C (Children), Re [2016] EWHC 2700 (Fam) (21 September 2016)

Judgment setting out agreement between parties in case concerning three children brought to this country from Belgium.

Full report: Bailii

C, D & E (Radicalisation: Welfare) [2016] EWHC 3088 (Fam) (25 October 2016)

Welfare hearing in care proceedings concerning three children feared to be at risk of radicalisation.

Full report: Bailii

C, D & E (Radicalisation: Fact-Finding) [2016] EWHC 3087 (Fam) (29 January 2016)

Fact-finding hearing in care proceedings concerning three children feared to be at risk of radicalisation.

Full report: Bailii

T v E (Refusal to Order Return) [2016] EWHC 3148 (Fam) (05 December 2016)

Application by father for return of child to Turkey. Application refused, on basis of Art 13(b) defence.

Full report: Bailii

ISH (Care & Placement Orders) [2016] EWFC B93 (04 December 2016)

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

Full report: Bailii

F (Children), Re [2016] EWCA Civ 1253 (07 December 2016)

Appeal against order setting aside orders for the return of three children to Hungary. Appeal dismissed.

Full report: Bailii

T (A Child) [2016] EWCA Civ 1210 (06 December 2016)

Contact application by father. Appeal by mother against discharge of an order for a fact-finding hearing in relation to allegations of abuse against the father.

Full report: Bailii

W (Adoption: Contact), Re [2016] EWHC 3118 (Fam) (02 December 2016)

Cross-applications by adopters for an adoption order and by the paternal grandparents for a special guardianship order.

Full report: Bailii

AB (A Child), Re [2016] EWHC 3115 (Fam) (23 August 2016)

Hearing in on-going proceedings regarding father's application for contact, including consideration of whether the mother should be ordered to return the child from Poland and whether an order for a fact-finding hearing should be discharged.

Full report: Bailii

Devon County Council v Kirk [2016] EWCA Civ 1221 (05 December 2016)

Appeal against the imposition of a six month prison sentence for contempt of court imposed by the Court of Protection. Appeal allowed.

Full report: Bailii

K (A Child), Re [2016] EWHC B31 (Fam) (27 September 2016)

Proceedings concerning the placement of a child within a secure accommodation facility in Scotland.

Full report: Bailii

M Children (Jurisdiction), Re [2016] EWFC B92 (02 August 2016)

Judgment dealing with issue of jurisdiction to make care orders in respect of two girls from Ghana.

Full report: Bailii

A (A Child : permission to permanently relocate) [2016] EWHC 2691 (Fam) (23 September 2016)

Application by mother for permission to permanently relocate with child to USA. Application granted.

Full report: Bailii

PF v CF [2016] EWHC 3117 (Fam) (02 December 2016)

Application by husband for permission to appeal against non-molestation and occupation orders.

Full report: Bailii

V (A Child), Re [2016] EWFC 58 (01 December 2016)

Private law proceedings regarding arrangements for 7 year old child. Judgment concerning the role and practice of local authorities when involved in allegations of abuse by one parent against another.

Full report: Bailii

Hashimi v Hashimi [2016] EWHC 3112 (Fam) (25 November 2016)

Proceedings concerning a six year old child of dual Afghan/British nationality. Application to commit father for failure to disclose whereabouts of child.

Full report: Bailii

R v E [2016] EWHC 3113 (Fam) (28 November 2016)

Proceedings concerning arrangements for two children of Spanish parents living with their mother in England, including reciprocal enforcement of Spanish custody order.

Full report: Bailii

RD & Ors (Duties and Powers of Relevant Person's Representatives and Section 39D IMCAS) [2016] EWCOP 49 (04 August 2016)

Five joined cases considering how RPRs and s.39D IMCAs should decide whether to bring an application to the Court of Protection under s.21A of the MCA to challenge a standard authorisation under Schedule A1.

Full report: Bailii

N (A Child), Re [2016] EWHC 3085 (Fam) (1 December 2016)

Applications for the recognition of a foreign adoption and for an adoption order in respect of a child born in India and approaching her eighteenth birthday.

Full report: Bailii