D (A Child) (Fact-Finding Appeal), Re [2019] EWCA Civ 2302 (20 December 2019)

Care proceedings concerning 5 year old child. Appeal by mother against finding of fact that mother knew identity of perpetrator of injury to child. Appeal allowed.

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J (Children), Re [2019] EWCA Civ 2300 (20 December 2019)

Appeal by mother against interim care order made in respect of two of her three children. Appeal allowed.

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TT v CDS [2019] EWHC 3572 (Fam) (20 December 2019)

Final hearing of lengthy financial remedy proceedings, in case in which the main asset was a business built up by the parties.

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A London Borough v X (Wardship: Parental Responsibility; Deprivation of Liberty) [2019] EWHC B16 (Fam) (12 December 2019)

Wardship proceedings issued by local authority, following concerns that parents of 17 year old were failing to follow medical advice regarding his care.

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Bhayana v Bhayana [2019] EWHC 3587 (Fam) (02 December 2019)

Application by father for committal of mother for failure to obey order to return child from India.

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J (A Child) [2019] EWFC B67 (12 November 2019)

Final hearing of care proceedings relating to a one year old child whose mother has significant mental health problems.

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Behbehani v Behbehani [2019] EWCA Civ 2301 (20 December 2019)

Proceedings in which wife sought to enforce lump sum order. Appeal by wife against setting aside of receivership order in relation to a company believed to be owned by the husband.

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Z, Re [2019] EWCOP 55 (20 December 2019)

Application by son of man lacking capacity to manage his property and financial affairs for the disclosure to him of certain documents which had been filed by the other parties in the course of the proceedings.

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C (A Child) (Special Guardianship Order) [2019] EWCA Civ 2281 (20 December 2019)

Appeal by mother from special guardianship order made at the conclusion of care proceedings. Appeal dismissed.

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CB v KB [2019] EWFC 78 (20 December 2019)

Final hearing of wife's 'de facto' financial remedies claim, in case where the husband is a musician in a well-known band.

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C3 and C4 (Child Arrangements), Re [2019] EWHC B14 (Fam) (01 August 2019)

Application by father for permission to apply for child arrangements order, a s.91(14) order having been made. Permission refused, and s.91(14) order extended.

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C1 and C2 (Child Arrangements), Re [2019] EWHC B15 (Fam) (01 August 2019)

Application by father for contact with two children. No direct contact ordered, and s.91(14) order made. Father's litigation conduct in court criticised.

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B (Children) [2019] EWCA Civ 2265 (19 December 2019)

Appeal by local authority from a supervision order made at the conclusion of care proceedings.

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K (Children) [2019] EWCA Civ 2264 (17 December 2019)

Appeal by local authority against refusal of its application for interim care orders in relation to two children.

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Zaranika v Musa [2019] EWHC 3512 (Fam) (17 September 2019)

Application by mother for order that father cause the return of child from Zimbabwe.

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Oxford University NHS Trust v AB (A Minor) & Ors [2019] EWHC 3516 (Fam) (25 October 2019)

Application by NHS Trust for declaration relating to the withdrawal of treatment for 14 year old girl, which would result in her death.

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Weisz v Weisz & Ors [2019] EWHC 3101 (Fam) (02 October 2019)

Claim by wife of deceased for interim provision from estate.

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Royal Borough of Greenwich v DC & Ors [2019] EWHC 1751 (Fam) (05 July 2019)

Care and placement proceedings concerning a child of less than one year, whose sibling had died as a result of non-accidental injuries.

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Gray v Hurley [2019] EWCA Civ 2222 (12 December 2019)

Appeal from the refusal of an anti-suit injunction, in relation to proceedings between former cohabitees relating to ownership of property.

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Y (A Child) [2019] EWCA Civ 2209 (12 December 2019)

Appeal against order that council should be the designated local authority in relation to care proceedings concerning an 18 month old child.

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Dorset Council v M (Failure to prove non-accidental injury) [2019] EWFC B63 (06 December 2019)

Care proceedings, in which local authority failed to prove that injury to child was caused by one or both of his parents, either deliberately or through carelessness or recklessness.

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Raqeeb v Barts Health NHS Trust (Costs) [2019] EWHC 3322 (Fam) (03 December 2019)

Applications by parents for judicial review of decision of NHS Trust not to agree to child being transferred to a hospital in Italy for continued medical treatment and by Trust regarding the withdrawal of life-sustaining treatment. Judgment dealing with issue of costs.

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Derhalli v Derhalli [2019] EWHC 3286 (Ch) (18 November 2019)

Appeal by wife against order that she give up possession of matrimonial home and pay occupation rent, the issue being the interpretation of a consent order which required that the property be sold.

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R v Secretary of State for the Home Department (Disclosure of Asylum Records) [2019] EWHC 3147 (Fam) (18 November 2019)

Dispute concerning the correct legal principles to be applied and the correct procedure to be adopted where one party to private law proceedings seeks disclosure and inspection of documentation from the successful asylum claim of the other party, for use in the family proceedings.

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