contribution

Special contribution and “geniuses”

Hunter & Uro partner, Philip Hunter, has recently authored an article on the topical issue of special contribution to the welfare of the family and the notion of “genius”in enabling the court to deviate from its presumption of equality in matrimonial finances proceedings. The article was published by the Solicitors Journal and can be found here. There have been a …

international

International divorce petitions

In an ever shrinking world with a greater number of international relationships, there is inevitably a greater number on international divorces. The rules governing service in family proceedings are contained in Part 6 of the Family Procedure Rules 2010 (FPR 2010)and the supporting practice directions (FPR 2010 and PD6). The rules about the service of application forms, notices and other documents …