This is the acknowledged authority on practice and procedure in UK family courts, and it is relied upon every day by the judiciary, barristers, solicitors, and justices' clerks. The Family Court Practice covers the entire range of family business in every level of court. It contains fully and expertly annotated UK statutes and rules together with scores of unique step-by-step procedural guides, which direct the user effortlessly to the relevant rules and annotation. New for 2009: substantial updating of UK case-law under the Adoption and Children Act 2002, the Child Abduction and Custody Act 1985, and the Children Act 1989 . new procedural guide and commentary on applications for forced marriage protection orders . coverage of the new powers under the Children and Adoption Act 2006 to impose directions and conditions on contact orders . detailed consideration of the court's jurisdiction to order the publication of information relating to proceedings held in private . enhanced commentary to the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973, including pre-nuptial agreements and pension orders . all fee information updated to reflect the introduction of the Family Proceedings Fees Order 2008 and the Magistrates' Courts Fees Order 2008 . full text of the Allocation and Transfer of Proceedings Order 2008 and the Family Proceedings (Allocation to Judiciary) Directions 2009.
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