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Unsurpassed in authority, reliability and accuracy; the 2020-2021 edition has been fully revised and updated to incorporate all relevant legislation for family law courses. Blackstone's Statutes on Family Law is an abridged collection of legislation carefully reviewed and selected by Rob George.
Family law is a dynamic subject that is constantly changing and provides a challenge to everyone involved with it. Family Law and Practice offers a clear picture of the practical considerations that arise when advising in a divorce case.
This is an invaluable study guide for students. It provides up-to-date, concise and comprehensive coverage of family law in Scotland and is the ideal text for students who come new to the subject and for those preparing for exams. The book takes full account of the Family Law (Scotland) Act 2006 and is therefore an excellent resource for those who need to refresh or update their knowledge.This is an invaluable study guide for students. It provides up-to-date, concise and comprehensive coverage of family law in Scotland and is the ideal text for students who come new to the subject and for those preparing for exams. The book takes full account of the Family Law (Scotland) Act 2006 and is therefore an excellent resource for those who need to refresh or update their knowledge.
Representation of parents in the family court has long been the preserve of solicitors and barristers. If, as a parent, you were in conflict with the mother or father of your child and could not resolve the matter, one or either of you could take the matter to court and be represented by a solicitor via obtaining legal aid, which pays for your solicitors fees. However, over recent years accessibility to receive legal aid has become far more restrictive, which has lead to numerous parents finding themselves between a rock and a hard place.
Hayes & Williams' Family Law provides comprehensive, critical, and case-focused discussion of the key legislation and debates affecting adults and children. Cases are at the heart of family law and this textbook offers copious case detail, with comprehensive summaries throughout the text to ensure students understand the development of family law through the courts.
Whether you are married or living together – with children or without, if you are thinking about or are in the process of splitting up, this book is for you. When a relationship breaks down it’s hugely stressful and emotional – and often very confusing. Who gets to keep what? Will I ever see my kids? What needs to happen and when? What if things get nasty?
The Family Law A to Z is an essential reference guide for anyone starting out in family law, especially those representing themselves, for their advisors and McKenzie Friends and for students of law at all levels. Whether you are divorcing or separating, seeking guidance on children’s applications or financial matters, the Family Law A to Z will be invaluable to you. It features detailed and authoritative explanations of more than 500 key terms from both the English/Welsh and the Scots jurisdictions used in today's legal practice. Individually the entries provide the reader with an indispensable glossary, or together they form a comprehensive guide to family litigation.
The Family Court without a Lawyer is the book that all those who have to go to court to sort out issues over separation, money or children and do not have a lawyer to represent them need. This thoroughly revised 3rd edition has been fully updated to explain the new law and procedures in force from June 2017.