OUT NOW | Dictionary of Financial Remedies, Dictionary of Private Children Law & Dictionary of TLATA and Inheritance Act Claims
8th March 2023
"I have said before and I say again: you need to have this in your legal library as the judge hearing your next case will almost certainly have it on his or her desk." - The Hon. Mr Justice Mostyn
The dictionaries each act as unique reference guides to the key concepts, cases and practice of financial remedies, children law, and TLATA & Inheritance Act Claims.
Individual books are priced at £70 each and are available in print or digital editions. Or, purchase a bundle of all 3 dictionaries for £185 (saving £25).
The Dictionary of Financial Remedies is a unique reference guide to the key concepts, cases and practice of financial remedies.
Presented in an easy to use A-Z format, with cross-references where required, each entry acts like a practice note on the topic setting out the essential law, key cases and practice points you need to be able to advise on the issue with the minimum of fuss. The book distils the combined experience of the Editors whose aim is to provide a concise, practical handbook that focuses on the most important issues and practice points, covering everything from agreements to variation of settlements.
The Dictionary of Private Children Law is a unique reference guide to the key concepts, cases, and practice of private children law. Its A4 format and targeted concise content makes it a unique model of accessibility and portability.
Presented in an easy to use A-Z format, with cross references where required, each entry acts like a practice note on the topic setting out the essential law, key cases, and practice points. The book distils the combined experience of the editors with the aim of providing a concise practical handbook focusing on the most important issues and practice points likely to be encountered by anybody involved in a private children law case. The intention is to achieve this aim for judges and practitioners working in the field, but also to provide a book sufficiently accessible for litigants acting without lawyers.
The Dictionary of TLATA and Inheritance Act Claims sets out the key concepts, cases and practice in four important areas where family law overlaps with the law of trusts and real property: (i) the Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act 1996 (‘TLATA’); (ii) applications for financial provision pursuant to the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975; (iii) Schedule 1 applications for financial relief for children; and (iv) an overview of civil procedure and the Civil Procedure Rules 1998. This publication contains a procedural guide and table of relevant cases.