LoreCast #8, 25th March 2010

In a shorter than usual LoreCast this week, Natasha and I discuss two topics: firstly pre-nuptial agreements and the Radmacher v Granatino case, which was heard by the Supreme Court this week, and secondly the interesting case of Hewett v First Plus Financial Group Plc, in which the Court of Appeal gave its judgment this week. At the end Natasha relates a story which demonstrates the ends that men will go to to find embarrassing ways to propose marriage...

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LoreCast #7, 18th March 2010

This week Natasha and I discuss the case of the boy who has threatened to go on hunger strike if he is made to live with his father, Baroness Deech's latest lecture, the survey commissioned by Resolution into attitudes towards divorce and relationship breakdown, and Mr Justice Moylan's speech at the Resolution annual conference, in which he reviewed ten years of the Human Rights Act. We end with a light-hearted look at relationships.

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LoreCast #6, 11th March 2010

This week Natasha and I discuss three topics: the Supreme Court decision in Agbaje v Akinnoye-Agbaje, the LGA warnings regarding the effects of implementing the recommendations of the Laming Report and Jack Straw's challenge to the recommendation that Sir Nicholas Wall be the next President of the Family Division. At the end, we each tell a 'relationship joke', with Natasha's being somewhat naughty...

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LoreCast #5, 4th March 2010

This week Natasha and I discuss various topics, including the possibility of an inquisitorial family justice system, the Centre for Social Justice Green Paper on the Family, the case of Re W and the case of Vaughan v Vaughan. Oh, and at the end we have what may possibly be a first for a divorce lawyer...

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