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During the present lockdown 1GC Family Law are running a series of short remote webinars on topical issues.

The upcoming webinars are listed below and recordings of all the past webinars are also available, with topics included Advocacy in Remote Hearings, Brexit, Enforcement, Barder Events, the new cost rules, Family Arbitration, Contact Disputes and Court of Protection.

Please contact rsvp@1gc.com with any request for further information.

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12 Apr 2021

At 12.30 on the 23rd April Claire Heppenstall will be speaking with Graeme Fraser @OGRStockDenton and Helen Howcroft, looking at the practical evaluation and structuring of financial settlements on divorce. Register here: eventbrite.co.uk/e/webinar-divo… pic.twitter.com/PeF2zCkHSL

8 Apr 2021

Gary Crawley took a liberal and direct reading of Section 2(1) of Schedule 3 of the CA 1989, opposing counsel tried to import a restriction on Section 2 from Section 3 and make it more constrained. The judge found in Gary’s favour. Full judgment here: bailii.org/ew/cases/EWFC/… pic.twitter.com/nNJWCWJSKX

6 Apr 2021

Andrew Bagchi QC and Anna Lavelle were successful in their appeal on behalf of a juvenile intervener in care proceedings. The judgment includes some interesting comments and suggests a reformulation of the standard Lucas direction in care proceedings. judiciary.uk/wp-content/upl… pic.twitter.com/QLa4dYjucr

30 Mar 2021

Deirdre Fottrell QC instructed by @ITNSolicitors represented the third intervener, the Association of Lawyers for Children @Tweets_ALC pic.twitter.com/AaAcMdHdfa