Cases Archive

21st Jun 2017

ND v SD & Ors [2017] EWHC 1507 (Fam) (21 June 2017)

Mrs Justice Roberts dismisses Wife’s attack of a trust owning shares in companies worth £50m
20th Mar 2017

Norman v Norman [2017] EWCA Civ 120

Court of Appeal dismisses proposed appellant's application to set aside consent order made in financial remedy proceedings
8th Feb 2017 | Bailii

Norman v Norman [2017] EWCA Civ 49

Wife's appeal in financial remedy proceedings in which she sought an anonymity order and argued that the law in this regard should change. Appeal refused
29th Jul 2016 | Bailii

Goyal v Goyal [2016] EWCA Civ 792

Court of Appeal confirms it is possible to make a Pension Sharing Order in relation to a pension based outside the jurisdiction, and that injunctions made under s.37 Senior Courts Act 1981 does not create freestanding jurisdiction to make substantive orders - it is an ancillary power only
25th Aug 2015 | Bailii

W v S (Committal) [2015] EWFC B130

Committal application arising in Schedule 1 proceedings arising from alleged failure of the Respondent to complete properly a Form E. Judge finds a wilful breach and sentences Respondent to 14 days' imprisonment, suspended for a short period to allow one last opportunity to comply with the Order
22nd Jan 2015 | Bailii

N v N (Child Maintenance) [2015] EWHC 514 (Fam)

Appeal allowed in respect of dismissal of a wife's application to enforce child maintenance payments despite a decision by a US Court on the same issue already having been made.
10th Dec 2014 | Bailii

A (A Child) [2014] EWCA Civ 1577

Schedule 1 case where the mother made an unmerited appplication to vary an order for periodical payments and subsequently appealed, again without merit. Mother ordered to pay a contribution towards the father's costs.
26th Mar 2014

N v N [2014] EWCA Civ 314

Appeal against a decision that there had been material non-disclosure during the course of an appeal. Consideration of the circumstances in which a court may, on the grounds of material non-disclosure, set aside an order for financial provision following divorce.