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Well-being in the family courts: time to be realistic and time for overdue changes in practice

by David Hodson OBE MCIArb / 26 Sep, 2019

The Central Family Court like other family courts is rightly concerned about well-being; the interests of parties before the court, with its own staff and with lawyers using the court.  It has produced a working draft guidance.  Being a leading family court it has had more attention but has conta

Future Connected Wealth: Does a connected world impact positively or negatively on family wealth and security?

by Lucy Greenwood / 20 Sep, 2019

On Tuesday 17 September, Lucy Greenwood, Partner at The International Family Law Group LLP spoke about Future Families at Beacon Gainer’s Professional Adviser’s Autumn Seminar: 

Today's Family Lawyer publication has been launched

by David Hodson OBE MCIArb / 04 Sep, 2019

Launch article by David Hodson OBE MCIArb entitled 'All Family Lawyers Must Now Know About International Family Law'

Emma Nash shortlisted for 'Commentator of the Year'

by Paula Fox / 03 Sep, 2019

The International Family Law Group LLP (iFLG) is proud to announce that partner Emma Nash has been shortlisted for the Lexis Nexis Family Law Awards in the category of ‘Commentator of the Year’.

iFLG shortlisted in LexisNexis Family Law Awards 2019 in the 'Family Law Innovation' award category

by Paula Fox / 02 Sep, 2019

The International Family Law Group (iFLG) and legal technologists at Settify are delighted to have been nominated for 'Innovation of the Year' at this year’s LexisNexis Family Law Awards.  The nomination is in recognition for the collaborative design and  successful launch of Europe’s first artif

Are online divorces less likely to result in a final decree? Provisional results of FOI request

by ANONYMOUS (not verified) / 30 Aug, 2019

By: David Hodson OBE MCIArb with Stuart Clark and Emma Chowdhury

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Preserve your inter-generational wealth

by Lucy Loizou / 29 Aug, 2019

The preservation and protection of inter-generational family wealth is often high on the agenda for the families who have generated that wealth as well as the financial professionals and lawyers who advise them.

FIGT2019 Sponsors International Family Law Group

FIGIT Annual Conference in Bangkok 2019

by Paula Fox / 20 Aug, 2019

Interview with Partners David Hodson OBE MCI Arb and Lucy Greenwood

Keep your original Decree Absolute in a safe place

by Lucy Greenwood / 16 Aug, 2019

The Court in England and Wales should retain key documents within divorce proceedings for a total of 100 years. So if you divorced in England and Wales, but lost your original Decree Absolute you might think you can assume you will always be able to obtain an official copy.

No more Signing of the Register: changes in wedding procedure within the Anglican Church

by David Hodson OBE MCIArb / 16 Aug, 2019

A change in the law, coming into effect possibly later in 2019, will alter the procedure for obtaining a marriage certificate for weddings in the Anglican Church.

A lesson from the fellow in Iannello: The court’s jurisdiction to make an order in relation to the payment of a bonus

by ANONYMOUS (not verified) / 09 Aug, 2019

By: Sarah Basso & Rachel Roberts

Global GB: family law opportunities post Brexit. Envisaging international innovations

by David Hodson OBE MCIArb / 06 Aug, 2019

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iFLG shortlisted for Law Society Excellence Awards 2019 for Excellence in International Legal Services

by Paula Fox / 30 Jul, 2019

The International Family Law Group LLP (IFLG) is proud to announce that the firm has been shortlisted for the Law Society Excellence Awards 2019 for Excellence in International Legal Services. 

Sharing of post-separation earnings: Francis J says I’m not lovin’ it: O’Dwyer v O’Dwyer [2019] EWHC 1838 (Fam)

by Stuart Clark / 19 Jul, 2019

Should there have been any doubt remaining, Mr Justice Francis confirmed in O’Dwyer v O’Dwyer [2019] EWHC 1838 (Fam) that post-separation earnings are not a matrimonial asset capable of being shared.

David Hodson running a new Masters Course in International Family Law at the University of Queensland

by David Hodson OBE MCIArb / 18 Jul, 2019

 

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