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This ready reference guide for all family court practitioners and judges provides a portable source of essential materials, complementing The Family Court Practice (Red Book).
Application for a financial order –Pre-proceedings to First Appointment
Application for a financial order –First Appointment to FDR
Application for a financial order –FDR to Final Hearing
Application under TLATA 1996 – Part 7
Child arrangements (Part 1) –Pre-Proceedings to FHDRA
Child arrangements (Part 2) – FHDRAto Fact Finding
Child arrangements (Part 3) – FactFinding to Final Hearing
General: FPR 2010, Part 18
Committal and arrest for disobedienceof an injunction order or breach of an undertaking
Barderand Set Aside applications
(2) Key Legislation
Matrimonial Causes Act 1973, ss21A-25D
Children Act 1989, ss 1, 2, 4, 8, 12
Court Bundles PD27A
(3) Key Cases (Categorised by Topic)
Income tax – gross to net conversion
National insurance/Tax Credits
Social security benefits
House prices/Stamp duty
RED BOOK PLUS IS NOW AN ESTABLISHED QUICK RESOURCE FOR EXTREMELY USEFUL SHORTHAND FAMILY LAW MATERIALSRead the full review here
"... the new edition for 2015-16 provides a most useful and portable source of essential materials, complementing "The Red Book"which is very heavy to carry around (but illuminating) major practitioner work for family lawyers seen in all court rooms ... Writing "The Foreword" to the early first edition, His Honour Judge Anthony Cleary makes some invaluable observations which are worth highlighting. "This is a refreshing and informative guide", he says ... outlines the steps to be taken from the start to the finish of a family matter ... Clearly points out that the contents of the book shows the common errors, additional powers of the court, and practical advice "which even the more experienced practitioners will find immensely useful". He lists some suggestions presented to the reader clearly and succinctly in the book - they are most positive tips for us including attending court with copies of documents ... plus draft letters of instruction,communication with professionals and lay parties ..."
"excellent well written guide #redbookplus2015"42 Bedford Row
"#redbookplus2015 landed in chambers; great source for useful tables & guidance!"Zimran Samuel
"Help is at hand, however, via Family Law’s companion volume: ‘Red Book Plus’ which is more than likely the answer to many a practitioner’s prayer. Succinct, practical, easy to use – and somuch more portable, it provides, as the sub-title indicates, ‘essential materials’ for the family court ...An appreciation by Phillip Taylor MBE and Elizabeth Taylor of Richmond Green Chambers. Read the full review . Watch on YouTube or Flickr
All this information placed readily to hand, functions ‘almost like a ready-reckoner’as one busy barrister put it ...
Indeed the whole volume, in handy paperback format, helps save time in innumerable ways with its clear and concise step-by-step guidance -- and frequent cross references to The Red Book, all of which can help you avoid the most common pitfalls you are likely to encounter in everyday practice ...
For practitioners in the Family Court, this is the work of reference toacquire"
Red Book Plus is a reference guide for all Family Court practitioners and judges, providing a portable source of essential materials.
The work combines tables,legislation and guidance with an informative selection of practice notes and flow charts.
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