Foreign Marriages & UK Divorce - A Guide for Family Lawyers
This introductory level webinar will consider the important issues which need to be taken into consideration in divorce proceedings concerning a marriage which has taken place abroad. It includes religious ceremonies and the legalities of such ceremonies.
The webinar will also consider how your client can apply for an Islamic divorce, whether the parties need to undertake a religious divorce in addition to divorce in the UK and what the ownership/financial implications are of gifts exchanged during Asian wedding ceremonies.
What You Will Learn
This webinar will cover the following:
- Whether a religious ceremony would be deemed a legal marriage in the UK
- Ownership of gifts exchanged during Asian wedding ceremonies
- An understanding of Islamic divorce and the steps your client should be advised to take