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Part of:
The New Family Law Procedure Rules 2010 CPD Training Bundle
Categories:
Family Law
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Cost:
  • FREE
Length:
30 minutes of audio
(+ optional 5 minute online quiz)
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Contributor(s):
Course Aims:

This podcast aims to give listeners an understanding of the impact the new Family Procedure Rules will have on financial cases. It will also discuss the transitional provisions in part 36.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Be aware of the new terminology for the ancillary relief part of the new FPR;
  • Be aware of the new mediation protocol;
  • Know the new rules on costs;
  • Know the new rules regarding documents and financial disclosure;
  • Know what the pre-application protocol says about issuing financial proceedings;
  • Know what the pre-application protocol says about the first letter from a solicitor to an unrepresented party;
  • Be aware of how the forms have changed;
  • Understand the transitional arrangements.
Level:
Specialist Difficulty: 5 of 5
Classification:
Legislative Updates
Practical Guide
Sources and References:
  • Family Procedure Rules 2010.
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In this podcast, Punam Denley from the International Family Law Group discusses the impact the new Family Procedure Rules will have on financial cases and the transitional provisions therein.

Podcast added: 01/04/11

Podcast last reviewed: 2012-04-02

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