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Divorce and teenage children


It has been widely reported in the press that MP Chris Huhne received angry and distressing text messages from his son, following his separation and divorce.

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Unfair dismissal up to £74,200


New employment compensation limits in force from 1 February 2013 With effect from 1 February 2013 there will be an increase to the limits on certain employment tribunal awards and other amounts payable under employment legislation.

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Removing a child from the jurisdiction


It is generally an offence to remove a child from the UK without the consent of a parent with parental responsibility, a guardian or special guardian, any person in whose favour there is a Residence Order and any person who has custody of the child unless you have permission of the Court.

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