Family Court Procedure: A Hitchhiker’s Guide (On Demand)

This On Demand was recorded on 15 September 2020. Designed to get practitioners thinking about their cases and about how to use the rules to assist them, this On Demand helps with navigating the structural, legislative and procedural galaxy. Raising issues and offering perspectives, the presenters will guide you through fundamental foundations, key rules and types of applications. Using a rolling scenario, attendees will benefit from seeing how cases can play out ? and how counsel?s actions perform a vital role in that._x000D_
Learning outcomes: _x000D_
Improve your understanding of the Family Court and its functions; the legislative layers (and priorities); and powers and jurisdiction.Refresh your appreciation of the fundamentals: what proceedings are, who the parties are, and interlocutories generally plus the jurisdictional basis of your case.Become more familiar with the procedure for Care of Children Act, Family Violence, Oranga Tamariki, and various property-related applications, including crossover and consolidation considerations.Become better acquainted with particular rules and sections in order to enhance your use of them.Raise your awareness of perennial issues such as costs._x000D_
Who should view? _x000D_
All Family lawyers at junior to intermediate level (and those interested in practising in Family law) and general practitioners undertaking some Family law work._x000D_
Cancellation Policy:_x000D_
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CPD Hours: 2.00hr

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