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Cost:
  • FREE
Length:
30 minutes of audio
(+ optional 5 minute online quiz)
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This podcast looks at the issues that may affect an ancillary relief order. It focuses on the effect of a second marriage and looks at the case of Vaughan v Vaughan [2010]. The podcast also examines the key cases in the area of sexual misconduct and the type of conduct the judiciary will take into account when dividing up finances.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Know what type of issues can affect an ancillary relief order;
  • Be aware of the effect of a second marriage on ancillary relief proceedings;
  • Appreciate the impact of Vaughan v Vaughan [2010];
  • Understand the court's approach to misconduct when considering an ancillary relief order;
  • Understand the nature of the conduct that will be taken into account by the court.
Level:
Intermediate Difficulty: 3 of 5
Classification:
Case Update
Legal Principles
Sources and References:
  • Cordle v. Cordle [2002] 1 FCR 97;
  • Delaney v. Delaney [1991] 2 FLR 457, CA;
  • Furniss v. Furniss (1982) 3 FLR 46;
  • H v. H (Financial Relief: Attempted Murder as Conduct) [2006] 1 FLR 990;
  • K v. L [2010] EWCA Civ 125;
  • Michael v. Michael [1986] 2 FLR 389;
  • Re S [2006] EWHC 2793 (Fam);
  • Slater v. Slater & Another (1982) 3 FLR 364;
  • Stockford v. Stockford (1982) 3 FLR 58;
  • Vaughan v. Vaughan [2010] EWCA Civ 349;
  • White v. White [2000] 3 FCR 555;
  • s.25 Matrimonial Causes Act 1973.
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In this CPDcast, Andrew Commins, a barrister at St. John's Chambers, looks at the effect of remarriage and misconduct on an ancillary relief order.

Podcast last reviewed: 2012-04-02

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