Bibliographic Details

A practical approach to family law.

Edition 8th ed. / Jill M. Black ... [et al.].
Imprint Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2007.
Description lv, 747 p. ; 25 cm.
Language English
Subject Domestic relations -- England.
Domestic relations -- Wales.
Domestic relations.
England.
Wales.
Format Print, Book
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/6627822
Other authors / contributors Black, Jill M.
ISBN 9780199212767 (pbk.)
0199212767 (pbk.)
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Previous ed.: 2004.
Table of Contents:
  • 1. The first interview
  • 2. Community Legal Service and Public Funding for Family Proceedings
  • 3. Mediation and Collaborative Law
  • 4. The Ground for Divorce and the Five Facts
  • 5. Bar on Presentation of Divorce Petitions within One Year of Marriage
  • 6. Jurisdiction in Divorce, Nullity and Judicial Separation Suits
  • 7. The Civil Partnership Act
  • 8. The Gender Recognition Act
  • 9. Public Funding and Undefended Divorces
  • 10. Drafting a Divorce Petition
  • 11. Undefended Divorce: Procedure for Obtaining the Decree (
  • 12. Amended, Supplemental and New Petitions
  • 13. Defended Divorces
  • 14. Protection of Respondents in Separation cases
  • 15. Judicial Separation
  • 16. Nullity
  • 17. Ancillary Relief Orders Available
  • 18. Procedure for Ancillary Relief Applications
  • 19. Factors to be considered on Ancillary Relief Applications
  • 20. Child Support
  • 21. Preventing and Setting Aside Dispositions Under s 37, MCA 1973
  • 22. Collection and Enforcement of Ancillary Relief Orders
  • 23. Variation of Ancillary Relief Orders
  • 24. Occupation Orders and Non-Molestation Orders
  • 25. The Home: Preventing a Sale or Mortgage
  • 26. Keeping Up With the Mortgage or Rent
  • 27. The Question of Wills
  • 28. The Children Act 1989
  • 29. Procedure for Orders under the Children Act 1989
  • 30. Wardship and the Inherent Jurisdiction
  • 31. Preventing the Removal of a Child from the Jurisdiction and Tracing a Lost Child
  • 32. Children in Local Authority Care
  • 33. Emergency Protection of Children
  • 34. Section 27, Matrimonial Causes Act 1973
  • 35. Separation and Maintenance Agreements
  • 36. Section 17, Married Women's Property Act 1882
  • 37. Welfare Benefits
  • 38. Tax Considerations
  • 39. The Local Authority and Housing
  • 40. Cohabitants