Family Law 2018 (9th edition)

ISBN : 9780198787716

Jane Sendall
472 Pages
206 x 292 mm
Pub date
Jan 2018
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Family Law takes a practical approach to family law and procedure, supporting students with a range of learning features such as self-test questions, chapter summaries, and diagrams. Case studies and examples are included throughout to show the practical applications of the law and are accompanied by worked sample documents.


Part 1. Introduction; 1 Family law practice and the first interview; 2 Funding; 3 Alternative dispute resolution in family law; 4 The Single Family Court; Part 2. Relationship Breakdown; 5 Separation and nullity; 6 Divorce; 7 Defences to divorce and dissolution; 8 Jurisdiction; 9 Procedure for a matrimonial order; 10 Civil Partnership Act 2004; Part 3. Money and Property; 11 Financial orders following divorce or dissolution; 12 Financial orders; 13 Pre-marital arrangements; 14 Procedure for financial orders; 15 Variation, collection, and enforcement of financial orders; 16 Protecting assets and the family home in financial order proceedings; 17 Separation and maintenance agreements; 18 Child support; 19 Pensions in financial proceedings; 20 Taxation in family law; 21 Welfare benefits; Part 4. Cohabitation; 22 Cohabitation; 23 Cohabitation and finance; Part 5. Children; 24 Introduction to the Children Act 1989; 25 Parental responsibility; 26 Private children law; 27 Private children law procedure; 28 Child abduction; 29 Children in local authority care; 30 Emergency protection of children; 31 Public children procedure; 32 Child Protection Conferences; Part 6. Domestic Abuse; 33 Protection under the Family Law Act 1996: non-molestation orders; 34 Protection under the Family Law Act 1996: occupation orders; 35 Protection under the Family Law Act 1996: emergency protection and enforcement; 36 Protection under the Family Law Act 1996: procedure; 37 Protection from harassment

About the author: 

Jane Sendall is a non-practising solicitor and sits as a District Judge. She was previously a teaching fellow at University of York and has extensive experience of teaching family law to LPC students.

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