Category Family,

COVID LEGAL UPDATE JANUARY 2021

Here we have a round up of recent articles and posts about Covid, law and lawyers. CORONAVIRUS LAW Gov.uk – Coronavirus Act report: November 2020 Litigation Futures – Master orders deletion of screen shot from remote hearing The Guardian – English Covid rules have changed 64 times since March, says barrister BBC – Covid: What are the UK’s lockdown […]

LIVING IN TIER 3: USEFUL LINKS AND GUIDANCE FOR INDIVIDUALS AND FAMILIES

Here are a series of guides and useful links for individuals and families living in Tier 3 area. GUIDANCE FOR INDIVIDUALS Age UK – Tier 3 – Very High Alert: what it means for you The Telegraph – Tier 3 lockdown rules: what are the new restrictions for ‘very high’ alert areas? Which? – Travel and holiday rules […]

COVID-19 :GUIDANCE FOR THE FAMILY COURTS: REMOTE HEARINGS SHOULD BE THE NORM

Sir Andrew McFarlane, President of the Family Division, has issued guidance on procedure in the family courts. It stresses the importance of using remote hearings wherever possible. “…there  is no category of case that may be listed in the Family Court which necessarily requires the physical attendance of key participants in the same courtroom.” THE […]