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Government new ruling on mediation

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24 Feb 11 #253854 by soozy1
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I am in the early stage of divorce. (sent form D8to court last week) My question is will the government new rules on mediation starting in April affect me, or will they only apply to Divorce proceedings starting after the new rules are in force?

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24 Feb 11 #253891 by rubytuesday
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Hi Soozy

Ive just spoken to the Family Policy team at the MoJ, who have confirmed that only those couples filing after April 6th 2011 will be affected.

If you have already filed, then the new policy doesnt apply to you.

Hope this helps

Ruby

www.justice.gov.uk/news/announcement230211a.htm

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