Re LR [2014] EWCA Civ 1624

By: Juliet
On: Monday, 5 January, 2015

(Court of Appeal, Sir James Munby, the President of the Family Division, Sharp, King LJJ, 16 December 2014)

Jurisdiction – Habitual residence – Father’s private law application in respect of the child – Whether the court had jurisdiction

The mother’s appeal from a determination that the court had jurisdiction to hear the father’s private law application based upon the child’s habitual residence and Art 12 was allowed.



Neutral Citation Number: [2014] EWCA Civ 1624

Case No: B4/2014/2301


IN THE COURT OF APPEAL (CIVIL DIVISION)

ON APPEAL FROM THE FAMILY COURT

(THE CENTRAL FAMILY COURT)

His Honour Judge Altman

Royal Courts of Justice
Strand, London, WC2A 2LL

Date: 16 December 2014


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