Marriage & Civil partnership

Piloting progress in family proceedings

Kevin Gibbs discusses the impact of a pilot scheme for the provision of DNA testing on children in private family la

06 Jul 2015

Bakers to mount appeal against ‘gay cake’ ruling

The Christian Institute claim the court decision will have dramatic consequences if it is allowed t

29 May 2015

MIAMs aren’t a guaranteed deal-maker, Resolution tells Lord Neuberger

Respondents to family law organisation's survey finds small proportion of mediations result in

18 May 2015

LAA’s IT system forces family lawyers to ‘bang their heads against a wall’

Client Cost and Management System may 'never be fit for purpose' The Legal Aid Agency’s (LAA) controversial £35m Client Cost and Management System (CCMS) has been criticised a

17 Apr 2015

Government backs family law initiatives with cash

Resolution granted funding extension to support families impacted by loss of lega

11 Mar 2015

Helping parents make a change for the better

District Judge Julie Exton explains the crucial role of the Family Drug and Alcohol Court in supporting parents an

03 Mar 2015

Government set to crack down on ‘sham marriages’

Marriages and Civil Partnerships Regulations 2015 place unions to foreign nationals under the Home Offic

02 Mar 2015

Courts to order DNA testing to cut courtroom battles

MoJ funding for paternity testing is 'puzzling', says leading famil

17 Feb 2015

Munby blasts interpretation service for extensive failures

Capita still failing to meet targets, causing family hearings to be disrupted, reports Catherin

03 Feb 2015