International children: Forward planning

Nicole Macdonald analyses the approach of the courts in non-Hague Convention cases post-Brexit An oral application that is not recorded in the order, either by way of a recital recording the application, or by way of direction excusing the need for a formal application, is not sufficiently clear when s7(c)(i), FLA 1986 requires absolute clarity. …
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Cases Referenced

  • J v J (Return to Non-Hague Convention Country) [2021] EWHC 2412 (Fam)
  • Re NY (A Child) [2019] EWCA Civ 1065
  • Re S (A Child) (Jurisdiction) [2022] EWHC 1720 (Fam)
  • Re S (Abduction: Hague Convention or BIIa) [2018] EWCA Civ 1226