As I return to my desk on Monday morning, after an impromptu half term break, inevitably the sun is shining. I trust those of you who had some time away enjoyed better weather than I did in chilly London N1. So perhaps summer has finally arrived? We shall see. I can already report that it(…)
The President has issued a consultation on proposed revision to the 2008 guidance concerning adoption cases. He asks for responses by 1 March 2016 to be sent by email to Andrew Shaw at : firstname.lastname@example.org Download the draft guidance here.
The President of the Family Division has today circulated a consultation document, asking for views on proposed revisions to the Practice Direction on Bundles. Download the document here. Responses should be sent to Andrew Shaw in the President’s Office by 1 March, at email@example.com. Members of the Association are encouraged also to send their views to(…)
The Government’s findings following the Special Guardianship consultation has been published : https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/special-guardianship-review
Download documentation relating to the Lord Chancellor’s consultation on the destination of family appeals: Destination of Family Appeals – Consultation Document consultation annex A consultation annex B consultation annex C The consultation is open until 20 November 2015.
There is currently a consultation open concerning Queen’s Counsel application and appointment fees. Responses are requested by 31 December 2015. Download the consultation document here : Queens Counsel Application Appointment fees
The Final Report of the Financial Remedies Working Group can be found on the Judiciary website here.
The FLBA’s response to the President of the Family Division’s Transparency Consultation can be downloaded here.
The President has announced a consultation on the question of Transparency. Details can be found here.
Download the President’s View no 13, via our Guidance Locator.