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Cost:
  • FREE
Length:
30 minutes of audio
(+ optional 5 minute online quiz)
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Course Aims:

This podcast provides a practical guide to financial provision applications made by unmarried parents on behalf of the child under Schedule 1 of the Children Act 1989. It introduces practitioners to the relevant procedure, the types of orders and awards a court can make, the criteria applied by the court when deciding Schedule 1 cases, costs and funding, enforcement and some interesting recent Schedule 1 cases.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Appreciate the main areas of provision under Schedule 1 of the Children Act 1989;
  • Know who can make an application under the Act;
  • Know what matters the court will take into account when deciding Schedule 1 cases;
  • Know what orders and awards the court can make;
  • Have considered the relevant procedural aspects to Schedule 1 claims;
  • Have considered the issue of costs, funding and tax implications;
  • Understand how Schedule 1 orders can be enforced;
  • Have considered some pertinent recent cases in this area.
Level:
Beginner Difficulty: 1 of 5
Classification:
Introduction
Practical Guide
Sources and References:
  • CF v KM [2010] EWHC 1754;
  • F v G (Child: Financial Provision) [2004] EWHC 1848 (Fam), [2005] 1 FLR 261;
  • Family Procedure Rules 2010;
  • FG v MBW [2011] EWHC 1729 (Fam);
  • M v V [2010] EWHC 1453;
  • Morgan v Hill [2006] EWCA Civ 1602;
  • O v P [2011] EWHC 2425 (Fam);
  • Re P (Child Financial Provision) [2003] EWCA Civ 837, [2003] 2 FLR 865;
  • Schedule 1 Children Act 1989.

In this podcast Lucy Loizou from the International Family Law Group discusses financial provision for children under Schedule 1 of the Children Act 1989.

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Date recorded: 25th September 2012

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