Government announces today that evidence tests are relaxed for domestic violence legal aid

From January domestic violence victims will no longer have to endure harsh evidence tests to qualify for legal aid, the government announced today. The Ministry of Justice decided in February that it would scrap a five-year time limit for some forms of [...]

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Freezing orders in Financial remedy proceedings

The comprehensive judgment of Mostyn J in UL v BK (Freezing Orders: Safeguards: Standard Examples) [2013] EWHC 1735 (Fam) provides essential guidance for any practitioner considering applying for a freezing injunction. (more…) [...]

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