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[OTHER] Name of case (citation): W (A Child) [2016] EWCA Civ 793

Link to BAILII (British and Irish Legal Information Institute): http://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCA/Civ/2016/793.html Summary: Family Law Week Case summary The facts A girl, A, was born to parents who could not care for her due to ‘low intellect and drug abuse’. Local a

[OTHER] Name of case (citation): W (Adoption – Contact) [2016] EWHC 3118 (Fam)

Link to BAILII (British and Irish Legal Information Institute): http://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWHC/Fam/2016/3118.html Summary: Family Law Week Dates:  Hearing date: 28, 29, 30 November, 2 December 2016 Case synopsis: A cross application for an adoption order and a special gu

[OTHER] Name of case (citation): S-F (A Child) [2017] EWCA Civ 964

Link to the judgment:  http://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCA/Civ/2017/964.html Date:  Hearing 15 June 2017. Judgment 12 July 2017 Case summary: The Family Court granted a care order in relation to a 4 year old boy and refused the local authority’s application for a placemen

[OTHER] Name of case (citation): Re N-S (Children) [2017] EWCA Civ 1121

Link to the judgment:  http://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCA/Civ/2017/1121.html Date:  Hearing 29 June 2017. Judgment 25 July 2017 Case summary: This case focussed on four children subject to care proceedings. The children were aged 7 years, 4 years, 3 years and 15 months. Co

[OTHER] 2017

Case Law and Legal Summaries November 2017 This month we summarise cases relating to deprivation of liberty, capacity and applications to revoke placement orders. Case 1 is a judgment that received a lot of attention and further adds to the evolving case law around the approv

[OTHER] Name of case (citation): Re R (A Child) [2014] EWCA Civ 1625

Link to Bailii (British and Irish Legal Information Institute): http://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCA/Civ/2014/1625.html Date:  Hearing 31 October 2014. Judgment 16 December 2014 Case summary The child at the centre of these proceedings is ES, born 5 September 2012. ES was re

[OTHER] Name of case (citation): W (A Child) [2016] EWCA Civ 793

Link to Bailii (British and Irish Legal Information Institute) http://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCA/Civ/2016/793.html Date: Hearing 20 July 2016 Case summary The facts A girl, A, was born to parents who were unable to care for her due to a ‘combination of low intellect and

[OTHER] Overall summary and implications for practice

Practitioners should begin by identifying the realistic options for a child Realistic is an ordinary English word and it should be applied as such in the identification of options in a case There are likely to be a small number of realistic options A realistic option is one

[OTHER] 2018

Case Law and Legal Summaries December 2018 Case 1summarises an application to adopt twins in two separate homes, severing their legal relationship. The judge highlighted a number of serious practice issues in this case including decision making, case recording and management and

[OTHER] Name of case (citation): Re B (A Child) (care proceedings) [2018] EWCA Civ 20

Link to the judgment: http://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCA/Civ/2018/20.html Date: Hearing: 23 November 2017. Judgment: 17 January 2018 Case summary: The issue in this case was whether B should be placed for adoption with his full brother’s adoptive parents or with his birth f
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