Article 15 requests under Brussels IIR must be considered as early as possible

Pauffley J reminds practitioners of the urgency of addressing jurisdictional issues

Mrs Justice Pauffley has reminded practitioners that in every case where there is an Article 15 request under Brussels II Revised ‘it must be overwhelmingly more efficient and accord with the welfare interests of children’ for the issue to be determined during the initial stages of proceedings – Family Law Week

For the judgment and case summary by Katy Chokowry of 1 King’s Bench Walk, from which this item is derived, please click here.