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The Family Court Practice 2021 (Red Book)

The Family Court Practice (Red Book), covers the entire range of family business and contains all the essential materials you need to practise in the Family Court.

Publisher: LNUK
Publication Language: English
In Stock
Published: May 25, 2021
ISBN/ISSN: 9781784734725
Publisher: LNUK

Product description

The definitive family court reference work, containing all core materials and commentary in a single volume which are needed to practice in the Family Court (ie Procedural Guides, Statutes, Procedure Rules, SIs, Practice Guidance, International materials), thus providing ‘one-stop-shop’

The new edition is fully updated to include the latest case-law, full coverage of new and amended legislation, Practice Directions and guidance. It also contains fully and expertly annotated statutes and rules together with scores of unique step-by-step procedural guides, which direct you effortlessly to the relevant rules and annotation.

What’s new for 2021:

  • Analysis of the legal position and the practical issues which will arise in all areas of family law, following the UK's final departure from the EU on 31 December 2020
  • Detailed commentary and practical guidance on all recent case law and key procedural developments in the areas of divorce, civil partnership, private/public child law, financial provision, enforcement and appeals
  • The latest amendments to the Family Procedure and Civil Procedure Rules, including enhanced coverage of the new provisions governing committal in contempt proceedings (FPR 2010, Pt 37/CPR 1998, Pt 81)
  • Extensive re-structure of the Practice Guidance contained in Part V of the work
  • Enhanced coverage of international Hague Conventions to which UK will be a party in our own right (eg 1996 Hague Convention, 2007 Hague Convention on Maintenance, Hague Conventions on Service and Taking of Evidence)