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Entries Labeled: Family Law (24)

 

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Affiliation Order

Definition of Affiliation Order In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Affiliation Order : Formerly, an order of a magistrates' court against a man alleged to be the father of an illegitimate child, obliging him to make payments towards the upkeep of the [...]

Categories: A, Family law, and su1. Tags: AF, Family Law, and Short Read.



Battered Child

Definition of Battered Child In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Battered Child : A child subjected to physical violence or abuse by a parent, step- parent, or any other person with whom he is living. A battered child may be protected if the other parent [...]

Categories: B, Family law, and su1. Tags: BA, Family Law, and Short Read.



Child

Definition of Child In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Child : 1. A young perso There is no definitive definition of a child: the term has been used for persons under the age of 14, under the age of 16, and sometimes under the age of 18 (an *infant). Each [...]

Categories: C, Family law, and su1. Tags: CH, Children, and Family Law.



Children and Family Court Advisory and Support Service

Definition of Children And Family Court Advisory And Support Service In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Children And Family Court Advisory And Support Service : (CAFCASS, Cafcass) An amalgamation of three former services, the Guardian ad Litem Service, [...]

Categories: C, Family law, and su1. Tags: CH, Children, Families, Family Law, and Short Read.



Custody

Definition of Custody In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Custody : 1. Imprisonment or confinement. The current policy behind the use of custody was established in the Criminal Justice Act 1991 and has been consolidated by the Powers of Criminal Courts [...]

Categories: C, Family law, and su1. Tags: CU, Family Law, Legal Practice Terms, and Scotland.



Family

Definition of Family In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Family : A group of people connected by a close relationship. For legal purposes a family is usually limited to relationships by blood, marriage, or adoption, although sometimes (e.g. for social [...]

Categories: F, Family law, and su1. Tags: FA, Families, Family, Family Law, and Short Read.



Family Benefits

Resources See Also Further Reading Family Benefits in the Encyclopedia of Britain Family Benefits in the Osborn's Concise Law Dictionary Family Benefits in the Halsbury's Laws of England Family Benefits in the Stroud's Judicial Dictionary of Words and Phrases Family Benefits in [...]

Categories: F, Family law, and su1. Tags: FA, Families, Family Law, and Short Read.



Family Children

Resources See Also Further Reading Family Children in the Encyclopedia of Britain Family Children in the Osborn's Concise Law Dictionary Family Children in the Halsbury's Laws of England Family Children in the Stroud's Judicial Dictionary of Words and Phrases Family Children in [...]

Categories: F, Family law, and su1. Tags: FA, Families, Family Law, and Short Read.



Family Law System

Resources See Also Further Reading Family Law System in the Encyclopedia of Britain Family Law System in the Osborn's Concise Law Dictionary Family Law System in the Halsbury's Laws of England Family Law System in the Stroud's Judicial Dictionary of Words and Phrases Family Law [...]

Categories: F, Family law, and su1. Tags: FA, Families, Family Law, and Short Read.



Separation

History of Separation (Family Law) Summary Proceedings for Separation The legislature has sought to extend the relief afforded by the courts in matrimonial causes by a procedure fairly to be considered within the reach of all classes. In 1895 an act was passed which re-enacted in an [...]

Categories: Family law and su1. Tags: Divorce and Family Law.