(Family Division, Sir Peter Singer, 2 December 2014)
Financial remedies – Lump sum order – Both parties married previously – Wife received large divorce settlement from first marriage – Whether the husband’s conduct was of magnetic importance – Restorative rather than redistributive discretion
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The wife was awarded lump sums totaling €21,486,028 upon a restorative basis taking into account the husband’s conduct which was of magnetic importance.
The French husband and English wife had each been married previously. The wife had received a £37m financial settlement following her divorce from her former husband. In 2006 when the husband …read more
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