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Gemma Artus

It's time to end the blame game

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The issue of “no-fault” divorce has been dominating the family law world for the last few years. Following the highly publicised case of Owens v Owens, family law professionals have campaigned for the Government to introduce new legislation to...

Civil Partnership Update

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Back in June, I wrote a blog following the outcome of the Supreme Court case of Rebecca Steinfeld and Charles Keidan, a cohabiting couple seeking legal recognition that the current law surrounding Civil Partnerships was discriminatory. Heterosexual couples...

One step closer for cohabitants' rights?

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On Wednesday, judgment was handed down from the Supreme Court in the much-anticipated case of R v Secretary of State [2018]. This case is concerned with the Civil Partnership Act 2004 (CPA) and specifically, whether it breaches the parties’ rights...