Family Law

Is there a material difference between a person’s gender and their status as a parent?

April 8, 2020

‘Motherhood’ was always associated with being female – but now an individual, whose gender is recognised in law as male, is able to give birth. But what then are the implications for their status as a parent?

Has the time come to amend the Children’s Act to specifically include relocation provisions?

April 8, 2020

The Children’s Act does not currently include any provisions for relocation. This article draws attention to the complications which may therefore arise, as evidenced by a recent case.

Travelling abroad with your minor children

September 12, 2018

The Immigration Regulations of 1 June 2015 have given so many headaches to parents wanting to travel with their children. Here’s a checklist to ease your travel blues!