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The UK Supreme Court Yearbook Volume 8: 2016-2017 Legal Year

Edited by: Daniel Clarry
Price: £120.00

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This book is now Out of Print.
A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
Red Book Plus: Family Court Essential Materials 2017-2018 isbn 9781784733889

Red Book Plus: Family Court Essential Materials 2016-2017

ISBN13: 9781784732370
New Edition ISBN: 9781784733889
Previous Edition ISBN: 9781784731649
Published: November 2016
Publisher: Family Law
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback, A4
Price: Out of print

Red Book Plus: Family Court Essential Materials is an invaluable ready reference guide for all family court practitioners and judges, and provides a portable source of essential materials.

The Red Book Plus combines tables, authoritative legislation and guidance from The Family Court Practice (Red Book) with an informative and functional selection of practice notes and flow charts, divided into accessible parts:

  • Practice Notes providing a practical step-by-step guide to the law and procedure for core applications in divorce, financial and children matters, with cross-references to key family law resources
  • Flowcharts to accompany each Practice Note, providing a useful one page overview of a particular procedure as an aide memoire
  • Key Legislation and Guidance is reproduced
  • Leading Cases are categorised under clear topic headings
  • 2016-17 Tables detailing taxation rates/thresholds, social security benefits, house prices and fostering allowances

Family Law, Courts and Procedure
(1) Core Flow Charts/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
Child arrangements (Part 1) –Pre-Proceedings to FHDRA
Child arrangements (Part 2) – FHDRAto Fact Finding 
Child arrangements (Part 3) – FactFinding to Final Hearing 
General: FPR 2010, Part 18 
Committal and arrest for disobedienceof an injunction order or breach of an undertaking
Barderand Set Aside applications

(2) Key Legislation
Matrimonial Causes Act 1973, ss21A-25D
Children Act 1989, ss 1, 2, 4, 8, 12
Court Bundles PD27A

(3) Key Cases (Categorised by Topic)

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