News: Wife granted full disclosure in criminal divorce case

October 19, 2012 0 comments

In a recently published case, the former wife of a convicted money launderer successfully applied for full disclosure of documents relating to her husband’s criminal actions. She sought disclosure to support her application to have the financial order issued during her divorce proceedings set aside. This had granted her a lump sum of £270,000. The…

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Family Procedure Rules 2010: Financial Orders

March 31, 2011 45 comments

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This post is part of a series about the Family Procedure Rules 2010, which focuses upon some of the most important changes for practitioners and clients. Today we are going to look at Part 9 of the Family Procedure Rules 2010: Applications for a Financial Remedy. Earlier in this series I mentioned that the new…

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