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Removing a child from the jurisdiction

25/01/2013

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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The cost of divorce

23/01/2013

It has been reported that John Cleese is selling swathes of memorabilia to fund his legal costs for his divorce and separation from his wife. Divorce and separation can be a highly anxious time, and many people worry about how they would fund the legal fees.

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Pre-Nuptial Agreements at Canary Wharf

23/01/2013

Howell Jones’ newly opened Canary Wharf office has seen a significant rise in the number of people enquiring about Pre-Nuptial Agreements. Many people are taking a cautious view, and seeking to protect their assets in the event of a divorce.

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Dogs in Divorce

21/01/2013

The seasonal post-Christmas rise in divorces is being blamed for an increase in pet dogs ending up in rescue centres. A survey by the Kennel Club has revealed that more than 700 dogs belonging to separating couples will be taken in this month.

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