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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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This book is now Out of Print.
A new edition was published, see:
Red Book Plus: Family Court Essential Materials 2015-2016 isbn 9781784731649

Red Book Plus: Family Court Essential Materials 2014-15

ISBN13: 9781784730291
New Edition ISBN: 9781784731649
Published: November 2014
Publisher: Family Law
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback, A4
Price: Out of print

This ready reference guide for all family court practitioners and judges provides a portable source of essential materials, complementing The Family Court Practice (The Red Book).

This companion work includes:-

  • Practice Notes providing a practical step-by-step guide to the law and procedure for core applications in divorce, financial and children matters
  • Flowcharts to accompany each Practice Note, providing a useful one page overview of a particular procedure as an aide memoire
  • Key Legislation and Guidance
  • Leading Cases under topic headings
  • 2014/15 Tables detailing taxation rates/thresholds, social security benefits, house prices and fostering allowances

Family Law, Courts and Procedure
(1) Core Practice plus Flowcharts/Practice Notes

Undefended divorce/dissolution
Amending applications

Application for a financial order – Pre-proceedings to First Appointment
Application for a financial order – First Appointment to FDR
Application for a financial order – FDR to Final Hearing
Application under TLATA 1996 –
Part 7 or Part 8

Child arrangements (Part 1) – Pre-Proceedings to FHDRA
Child arrangements (Part 2) – FHDRA to Fact Finding
Child arrangements (Part 3) – Fact Finding to Final Hearing
General: Part 18 Service

(2) Key Legislation

Matrimonial Causes Act 1973, ss 21A-25D etc
Children Act 1989, ss 1, 2, 4, 8, 12
Court Bundles PD27A

(3) Key Cases (Brief List under Topic Headings)

(4) Tables

Income tax – gross to net conversion
National insurance/Tax Credits
Social security benefits
House prices/Stamp duty
Interest rates
Fostering Allowances