Running a Schedule 1 Children Act Case [2022]

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Elissa Da Costa-Waldman MCIArb

CPD Hours: 1


From our LAW2022 Online Family Spring package, this 1 hour webinar is presented by Elissa Da Costa-Waldman provides an overview of the steps required to make an application for financial provision for children.

Please note: this lecture was originally a part of the LAW2021 Online: Family Law (Summer) virtual event. The recorded edition of the event is still available, providing a 6-hour package for only £149+vat.

This webinar will cover:

  • Who may apply;
  • Against whom;
  • Range of Orders
  • How to make an application
  • Disclosure
  • Whether a CMS assessment is necessary at any stage
  • Interface with CMS re: periodical payments
  • Lump Sums
  • Special cases -CMS Top-Up. School Fees, Disability
  • Interim Orders
  • Variation
  • Case Law

At the end of this course delegates should be aware of how to make and run an application under schedule 1 Children Act 1989 and understand what orders can be made, what evidence should be collected and how to deal with special cases.