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Welcome to our blog. We regularly blog about family law and education law and welcome your comments on our posts. For advice on any of the issues raised please do not hesitate to contact us here at Chapman Pieri Solicitors on 0208 882 9850. Enjoy reading!

Civil Partnerships for Opposite-Sex Couples

Peter Vassila
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The government has announced that the law will be changed to allow opposite-sex couples to enter into civil partnerships, thereby providing an alternative to marriage. Currently, the choice of entering into either a marriage or a civil partnership is...

You can run but you can't hide: Financial Proceedings upon Divorce

Rene Panayiotou
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  Sometimes, you come across a spouse that thinks that he can pull the wool over the Judge’s eyes by deflating and/or trying to hide their true financial position in order to defeat the other party’s potential financial claims. However,...

Legal Bloggers to Report on Family Proceedings

Peter Vassila
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  From the 1st October, certain “legal bloggers” will be allowed to attend family court hearings to report on family proceedings. The pilot scheme will be led by the Ministry of Justice and the judiciary and will run for 9 months....

No Fault Based Divorce

Rene Panayiotou
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Why should you have to blame the other party just to prove to the Court that your marriage is over in order to obtain a divorce? Currently, there is one ground for divorce in England and Wales and that is; the marriage has broken down irretrievably. A...

Rights for Cohabiting Couples?

Peter Vassila
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Last Saturday (18th August 2018) was officially the most popular day to get married. Despite this, fewer couples are deciding to tie the knot. In fact, there has been an increase in the number of cohabiting families with the figure rising from 1.5 million in...

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