LAW2021 Online: Family Law (Autumn)

Webinar Details

Available from 10th November 2021

Expires after 30 days

Safda Mahmood and Elissa Da Costa-Waldman

CPD Hours: 6

£149.00

Our Leading Experts present LAW2021 Online: Family Law (Autumn), a comprehensive update for practitioners without leaving your desk and at a time to suit you. The content is available to view for 30 days from booking.


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This event includes:

  • A high quality 4 x 1 hour pre-recorded video and audio broadcast (topic titles are listed below)
  • Q&A – watch the 1 hour recording of the “Shape The Debate” Q&A session with the speakers. This is your opportunity to hear our experts answering attendee questions on both the pre-recorded content and general day to day Family Law issues
  • LAW2021 Online: Family Law Exhibition – claim an additional hour of CPD, via a choice of webinar from our Webinar Learning Library worth £35+VAT

Topics covered include:

Financial Remedy Cases - where are we now?

Presented by Elissa Da Costa-Waldman

As we slowly emerge from the Pandemic, there is much that is positive that we can take from the past eighteen months and going forward in the way we manage our work, our clients and how the courts are dealing with cases. This presentation examines how financial remedy work can be conducted more efficiently post pandemic and takes practitioners through the case law over the last year:

  • How has the pandemic affected FR cases?
  • Delays, backlog, updating, valuing assets, ongoing maintenance
  • What’s new in the way we manage FR cases?
    • Private FDRs - Pros and Cons
    • Arbitration
  • Legislation – CGT changes
  • Case Law – What’s New?
    • Barder events – HW -v- WW [2021] EWFC
    • Part III Matrimonial Family and Proceedings Act 1984
    • Spousal Maintenance and Nominal Orders

Private Law Children Cases - where are we now?

Presented by Elissa Da Costa-Waldman

As we slowly emerge from the Pandemic, there is much that is positive that we can take from the past eighteen months and going forward in the way we manage our work, our clients and how the courts are dealing with cases. This presentation examines how private law children work can be conducted more efficiently post pandemic and takes practitioners through the case law over the last year:

  • Pandemic Effects -
    • Relocations
    • Parental Alienation
  • The rise of Child Inclusive Mediation
  • Private Law Applications – what is a necessary application?
  • Parental Alienation and Transfers of Residence
  • Latest Case Law

Enforcement of Child Arrangements - what options are available?

Presented by Safda Mahmood

The options available to deal with enforcement of child arrangements are numerous and no ‘one size fits’ all situations.

What are the options available and how do they all fit together?

What are the requirements of each?

These factors will be considered in this session

Children Cases, Fact Finding Hearings and Domestic Abuse - current judicial approaches

Presented by Safda Mahmood

Many family law cases will involve issues surrounding children in one way or another. The law relating to children law and how it first in with domestic abuse is constantly evolving. This session will cover, in particular, the use of Scott Schedules in pleading allegations of domestic abuse, the use of PD12J and the changes following the Domestic Abuse Act 2021











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Testimonials

We have trialled the format at previous online conferences, and we are overwhelmed with the feedback we have received from making our face-to-face events possible online. Comments we have received so far include:

"The whole experience was valuable, and communication has been really first class" - General Advisor

"I wanted to say how much I valued receiving and sharing the Online webinar. I felt it was very helpful and very interesting for you to allow all legal practitioners to participate. Thank you for all the extra information and resources, I look forward to the next." - Solicitor in practice

"The world of law is in constant flux and the speakers update on recent developments will be extremely helpful going forward (as they ever are!)" - Solicitor/Director

"I have never attended a similar event but I definitely would again" - Partner

"A good way to access training at a time to suit you, the online course is as effective as attending in person." - Associate Solicitor