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An article explaining Arbitration, written by Jonathan James, Lead Arbitrator at National Family Arbitration Service.
In financial proceedings a chronology is a simple document to give the judge a brief outline of some of the detail he/she needs.The aim is to provide a summary which focuses on the history and significant events to your case.
A chronology is a simple list of key dates e.g. dates of birth of parties and any children, start of cohabitation, marriage, separation, divorce petition etc. It may include things like property purchases, receipt of inheritance etc.
You need to keep it simple with bullet points identifying all the key events in chronological order. The aim is to provide a summary which focuses on the history and significant events to your case.
There is no form for a chronology, it is written on a blank page.
Below is a suggested template:
An explanation of how matrimonial assets are shared (Scotland)
Form E changed April 2011, this should help with the new version.
What can i expect to leave with after a short marriage. If a divorce petition is filed in a short, childless marriage (normally less than 5 years ...
A very informative guide written by Little Mr Mike
So, your relationship is in difficulties. You are concerned that things are heading for a breakdown. Are there any steps you can take now that could avoid difficulties at a later stage ?
The purpose of this article is to try and outline some practical steps you can take to protect your position. Some of them may need the help of a solicitor, others may not. In addition this article seeks to highlight things that you will have to do sooner or later and you might as well do them sooner. In addition the article will seek to outline your key legal rights, so you do not compromise your position unnecessarily.
The section of family law which determines how assets in a marriage should be dealt with on divorce.
This is a template for you to fill in so that you can work out your outgoings sufficiently.
When a couple decide to separate or divorce one of the primary difficulties often relates to how they divide their assets and financial responsibilities going forward.
This article contains a summary of the Ancillary Relief process including the key stages such as the First Appointment, the Financial Dispute Resolution Hearing and the Final Hearing.