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President expects return to normal court working environment may not be achieved until Spring 2021

'The Road Ahead' has been published by Sir Andrew McFarlane, President of the Family Division, fo the Family Court in England and Wales.

  • The President is now assuming 'that social distancing restrictions will remain in place for many months and that it is unlikely that anything approaching a return to the normal court working environment will be achieved before the end of 2020 or even the spring of 2021'. Cases that were adjourned in the need for fairness will need to be re-evaluated to take into account the longer timescale set for social distancing. 

News, published: 10/06/2020

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Published: 10/06/2020

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