Trusts and the Family Division: Current Issues

Download the lecture notes from the joint Chancery Bar Association and Family Law Bar Association seminar held in February 2016 : Miranda Allardice –  “Disclosure by Trustees in Financial Remedy Proceedings” Christopher Pocock QC – “Eye to the Telescope – The Variation of ante-nuptial and post-nuptial settlements on divorce (etc)” Harry Oliver – “Thomas V Thomas et al : Judicious encouragement, improper pressure or demanding money with menaces?” 

CPD videos – get them while they’re hot

Don’t forget that although the system for recording and auditing CPD has changed, the CPD year still ends on 31 December – and you must have completed your required number of hours by that date. All half dozen of our Autumn Lectures are now available on the FLBA site to livestream, with accompanying lecture notes. They(…)

FLBA National Regional Conference – Cardiff 21 Nov 2015

The conference attracts 5 CPD points. Conference booking forms may be downloaded here (English, Cymraeg) along with hotel booking form here). The programme is below (or in Welsh here). Programme 8.30-9.00am Registration and refreshments 9.00-9.30am Committee meeting (AGM) 9.30-9.45am Welcome and Introduction – Mr Justice Moor- Family Division Presiding Judge   for the Wales & Chester Circuit(…)

Cumberland Lodge Handouts

If you missed the Cumberland Lodge weekend or didn’t manage to grab one of the handouts, members can download them here. Thank you to all our speakers. Dr Schultz : ack for dr schultz article list_cjeudrashultz2 dr a schultz (2014) 1 (first cornerstones of the eu rules on cross-border child cases) schulz_outlinecl2015 Charles Hale : chalehandout(…)

Autumn Lectures 2014

The lectures run on Thursdays from 6 November – 11 Dec at LSE (download map). Thurs 6 November  Alistair MacDonald QC – Advocacy in the Court of Appeal. Lecture venue New Theatre, reception Shaw Library Thurs 13 November Gerald Wilson & Martin Downs – Same Sex Relationships – now with added marriage. Lecture venue New Theatre, reception Atrium Thurs 20 November Sally Harrison(…)

Cumberland Lodge 2014

The programme for the Cumberland Lodge weekend is now available to download here. This annual event will take place weekend 9-11 May 2014 and we hope there is something to interest everyone. To book, please complete the Booking form, making sure to read the Small print.

Cumberland Lodge 2014

The Cumberland Lodge weekend will take place on the weekend of 9-11 May this year. Please do join us for what is always an interesting, informative and entertaining weekend. If you cannot give up the whole weekend do please at least join us on Saturday, when we will have a debate on Transparency: disclosure of(…)

FLBA National Conference 2013

The East Midlands Family Bar Association invites you to the conference on 16 November 2013 and a celebratory dinner. Sir James Munby will give the conference address and Mr. Justice Michael Keehan will chair the events of the day. The programme will include: The young person with learning difficulties: The young person’s progress through the(…)

Autumn Lecture Series 2013

The Autumn Lectures are free for all current FLBA members. Please note that there will be a charge to non-members of £20 per lecture. Lapsed members will be asked to rejoin or to pay the £20 fee on the door. Venue:  London School of Economics – New Theatre, East Building, Houghton Street Time:  6.15 p.m.(…)