Self-Help or Self-Harm?
Divorce rule changes mean that using the ‘self-help’ remedy to obtain full and verifiable financial information could be harmful if the correct procedures are not followed.
The implications of a no-deal Brexit for divorce
Following the ‘meaningful vote’, the historically huge defeat of the existing Brexit deal in the House of Commons and the ongoing constitutional contortions, it’s still unclear what Brexit will finally look like.
Does Akhter v Khan mean that English Law now recognises Shariah Marriages?
At first glance, it might appear from the reported case of Akhter v Khan that we have now finally arrived at the stage where English civil law has recognised an Islamic marriage (Nikah) which has been performed in England and Wales.