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Introduction

For family law practitioners, domestic violence is a very significant issue.

This webinar looks at the issue of domestic violence in the context of both public and private law proceedings and includes examples where children might be involved.

There have been changes to the criminal law which acknowledge psychological harm as well as physical harm, as well as case law and practice guidance surrounding without notice orders that family lawyers need to be aware of.

What You Will Learn

This webinar will cover the following:

  • Powers of the court
    • Non-molestation orders
    • Occupation orders
    • Duration of orders
    • Power of arrest
    • Enforcement of orders
  • Procedures - obtaining and enforcing orders
    • Availability of Legal Aid
    • Emergency applications
    • Without notice applications
    • Return dates
    • Consideration of Re W (Minors) [2016]
    • Consideration of Practice Guidance Family Court - Duration of ex-parte orders - 18 January 2017
    • Activating powers of arrest
    • Committal applications
  • Stalking and protection from harassment
    • Powers of the court
    • Orders
    • Procedure
    • Controlling or coercive behaviour in an intimate or family relationship
    • DVDS scheme and domestic violence protection orders
  • Domestic abuse in private law children proceedings
    • Availability of legal aid
    • Allegations of domestic violence
    • CAFCASS reports
    • Fact finding hearings
    • Challenging allegation of domestic abuse which are suspected to be false or exaggerated
    • Police evidence and criminal proceedings
    • Welfare issues
    • Child arrangement orders
  • Domestic violence in public law children proceedings
    • Allegations of domestic violence
    • Fact finding hearings
    • Police evidence and criminal proceedings
    • Welfare issues
    • Leave to remain and victims of domestic abuse

This pre-recorded webinar will be streamed at 12:30pm on Wednesday 21st June 2017 and will remain available to view by delegates who have registered by then for 90 days.

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