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22 April 2014 marked ‘the largest reform of the family justice system any of us have seen or will see in our professional lifetimes’, according to the president of the Family Division.
Withers’ Graham Elliott discusses the points he found most interesting from this year’s Charity Tax Group annual meeting.
As Sam Cooke sang, ‘a change is gonna come’. For family lawyers, change is upon us. The single Family Court is live as of 22 April. So what will the changes mean?
In a two-part analysis, Withers compared how different jurisdictions dealt with spousal maintenance.
The court has emphasised that sharing stops on divorce — so logic dictates that with the marriage over, sharing has no place in the assessment of maintenance.
That science and new scientific developments are a vital part of our modern society is reflected in one of the changes brought in by the new Defamation Act 2013.
The Office of the Public Guardian has indicated that a suite of online tools for Court of Protection deputies is being developed to make the operation and administration of deputyships easier.
On 13 March 2014, the House of Lords published its post-legislative scrutiny report on the Mental Capacity Act 2005.
The Law Society has issued a useful practice note on power of attorney in cross-border matters.
The government has removed what has been a significant capital gains tax downside that applied on the death of the vulnerable beneficiary of certain types of disabled person’s trust.