Our Blogs - Family Law

Parenting Through Separation: A Short Film for Good Divorce Week

With Good Divorce Week starting today, we are pleased to […]

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Collins & Hoy’s Family team is proud to support Resolution’s Good Divorce Week 2021

This year Resolution’s Good Divorce Week 2021 will run from […]

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Are family mediation and financial penalties the answer for our “clogged up” family courts?

Family mediation is again in the headlines.  Justice secretary Dominic […]

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Experts call for urgent reforms to be made to the way divorce settlements involving pensions are reached

Recent research has revealed there are huge gaps between a […]

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Divorce applications will now be made online

From today, the 13th September 2021, all divorce applications will […]

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The UK government announces it will invest a further £800,000 into the mediation voucher scheme

Following a successful launch in March 2021, thousands more families […]

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Will the EU’s efforts to block the UK’s re-entry into the Lugano Convention have a damaging effect on family law?

Following Brexit, the UK lost its membership of the Lugano […]

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Why are divorcing couples not being offered Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) despite the fact it could be better for them?

According to a recent survey of 1,000 divorcees, more than […]

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Collins & Hoy’s Bernadette Hoy is recognised in Spear’s Family Lawyers’ Index 2021

We’d like to congratulate Collins & Hoy partner Bernadette Hoy […]

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Outdoor civil weddings will be allowed in England and Wales from the 1st July

Approved venues including hotels will be allowed to host outdoor […]

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‘No fault divorce’ finally comes into force on 6th April 2022

On the 7th June Ministers announced that the Divorce, Dissolution […]

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Does Bill and Melinda Gates’ divorce highlight the specific issues that need to be tackled in a grey divorce?

Last week it was announced that Bill and Melinda Gates […]

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