On the breakdown of a relationship issues such as where a child is to live, and when a child is to see the non-resident parent are commonly agreed between parents, but not always. Education, going abroad, introduction to the “new partner”, moving to another part of the country, or moving broad are all issues that fall to be dealt with through the family court system.
Not only are these “private law” disputes area of children law, it also deals with adoption, special guardianship, removal of children into the care system, emergency protection etc.
Below are just some articles that may be of interest to you.
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