Divorce

Italy, England and the great maintenance debate

As long as English courts will continue to make generous awards to the financially weaker spouse, London's reputation as the divorce capital will hold firm, says Pau

Appropriate provision on divorce: needs must

While the fluid nature of financial proceedings on divorce can be frustrating for clients, it is preferable to a more prescriptive approach, argues Pipp

A clean break between divorce and money

Separating divorce proceedings from financial claims is a step in the right direction but more could easily be done to make the whole process more user friendly, says Haze

Leading online divorce service buys law firm

Acquisition will increase reputational profile and keep profit

Unreasonable behaviour petitions ‘far more acrimonious’ since Owens v Owens

Resolution will advise members to keep seeking constructiv

Special contributions and ‘geniuses’

Philip Hunter considers the thorny issue of ‘special contributions’ and the direction the court might take to address the difficulties presented to practitioners when advisin

News in brief - 12 May 2017

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