The topics to be covered include the following:

Financial orders

  • General cases of interest
  • Applications to set aside
  • Recent case law on contributions and conduct
  • Spousal support
  • Pre marital agreements
  • Applications under S37 MCA 1973
  • Enforcement
  • Publicity in financial cases

Private children law

  • Child Arrangements Orders – case law update
  • Removal from jurisdiction
  • Guidance in relation to DVPPs
  • Enforcement

Schedule 1 Children Act

  • General case law update


  • General case law update

Public children law

  • Children & Social Work Act 2017
  • Jurisdiction
  • General case law and procedural update
  • S20 CA 1989 – case law update
  • Fact finding hearings
  • Care or supervision orders
  • Care and placement orders – case law update
  • Procedural irregularity

Adoption and placement orders

  • Case law updates
  • Inherent jurisdiction and wardship
  • Human Rights Act claims
Elissa Da Costa-Waldman

Elissa Da Costa-Waldman

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Excellent practical application delivered in an engaging way.

Elissa was brilliant. Made the subject very interesting.

Thorough update, good delivery and anecdotes.

Relevant and useful.

Very informative update from an excellent presenter.

Course content very good and course presented very well -  would attend a CLT course in the future!

Elissa is a delightful and very experienced trainer; her practical knowledge is very insightful.

Available dates (3)
Fri 3 Apr 2020 - 9:30AM Birmingham Members save up to 50% off training£510
Wed 13 May 2020 - 9:30AM Sheffield £510
Wed 10 Jun 2020 - 9:30AM London £510
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