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Cuba, Paraguay and The Philippines all accede to Hague conventions

by Helen Blackburn / 18 Sep, 2018

On 12 September 2018, the 125th anniversary of the Hague Conference on Private International Law, Cuba, Paraguay and the Philippines each joined Hague Conventions.

Brexit and Family Law

by David Hodson OBE MCIArb / 17 Sep, 2018

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Brexit & Family Law: Some UK Perspectives & Alternative Futures

by David Hodson OBE MCIArb / 17 Sep, 2018

On Thursday 23rd June 2016 the UK voted in a referendum by a majority of more than 1 million to leave the EU[1].  UK Family law has been part of Europe since March 2001 with the introduction of Brussels II.  What will be the implications in practice in the UK and the EU?  How is family life and f

iFLG issues first online divorce petition

by Stuart Clark / 05 Sep, 2018

On 6 August 2018, The International Family Law Group LLP (iFLG) became the first firm of solicitors to issue an English divorce petition online. The petition was issued, returned and ready for service in less than 24 hours, a very impressive turnaround.

Change of Residence for Child whose Mother would not Comply with Court Orders

by Emma Nash / 03 Sep, 2018

Totally without merit”: These were the words of Mrs Justice Knowles in the High Court regarding the merits of a change of residence claim, Re C (A Child) [2018] EWHC 557 (Fam) in March 2018 .