In the Press

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Family Law Journal – International Cohabitation Practice and Policy

Family Law Journal – International Cohabitation Practice and Policy

Partner and Head of the family department, Graeme Fraser has written an article in the Family Law Journal, which summarises the regulation and treatment of unmarried cohabitants in Britain, Canada and Australia. Cohabitation law and practice operates very differently in each of these jurisdictions. The article has now been been published on the Family Law…

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August 24, 2021
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Resolution Podcast – Cohabitation Law Reform (Episode 2)

Resolution Podcast – Cohabitation Law Reform (Episode 2)

Partner and Head of the family department, Graeme Fraser appears as a guest speaker on the Resolution podcast on Cohabitation Law Reform (episode 2), hosted by Anita Mehta and Simon Blain. The podcast looks at the case for cohabitation law reform in the light of experiences north and south of the border. The podcast has…

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April 30, 2021
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Family Law Journal – Family lawyers should welcome remote hearings and artificial intelligence

Family Law Journal – Family lawyers should welcome remote hearings and artificial intelligence

Partner and Head of the family department, Graeme Fraser has written an article in the Family Law Journal, on the benefits of remote hearings and artificial intelligence, and how it can increase efficiency by negating the need for court space and reducing unproductive travelling. The article has now been been published on the Family Law…

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January 27, 2021
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LexisPSL – Setting aside divorce decrees due to fraud and procedural irregularity (Shahzad v Mazher)

LexisPSL – Setting aside divorce decrees due to fraud and procedural irregularity (Shahzad v Mazher)

Partner and head of our family department, Graeme Fraser has written an analysis on the case of Shahzad v Mazher, which looks at whether the courts have the power to set aside divorce decrees due to fraud and procedural irregularity. The article has now been been published on the LexisPSL website. Read the full article…

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January 21, 2021
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The Times – A decade on: the ruling that rewrote divorce law

The Times – A decade on: the ruling that rewrote divorce law

Graeme Fraser, Partner and Head of Family Law at OGR Stock Denton LLP, has been quoted in The Times article A decade on – the ruling that rewrote divorce law, which looks at the impact of the Rademacher ruling on pre-nuptials and considers whether more clarity is needed. Read the full article here

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October 15, 2020
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New Law Journal – Family justice post COVID-19: The road to recovery

New Law Journal – Family justice post COVID-19: The road to recovery

Partner and head of our family department, Graeme Fraser has written an article in the New Law Journal, on the need for a coherent recovery plan post lockdown to reduce court hearing times and protect the most vulnerable. Read the article here.

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September 16, 2020
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New Law Journal – Conflict resolution & separated families COVID-19

New Law Journal – Conflict resolution & separated families COVID-19

Partner and head of our family department, Graeme Fraser has written an article in the New Law Journal stressing the importance of reducing conflict over child arrangements during the lockdown. Read the article here.

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April 29, 2020
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New Law Journal – The Search for Equality in Divorce Reform

New Law Journal – The Search for Equality in Divorce Reform

Partner and Head of our Family department, Graeme Fraser has written an article in the New Law Journal responding to a previous article around Family law reform. Read the article here.

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March 13, 2020
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Hayley Trovato Featured in the New York Times and Die Welt

Hayley Trovato Featured in the New York Times and Die Welt

Senior Associate in our Employment team, Hayley Trovato, was quoted recently in the New York Times and Die Welt, as well as a number of other newspaper across the USA, discussing an Employment Tribunal decision that ethical veganism constitutes a protected characteristic under the Equality Act. Read the stories here: New York Times Die Welt…

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January 30, 2020
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The Times – No-fault divorce bill revived to make splitting less painful

The Times – No-fault divorce bill revived to make splitting less painful

Following news that the Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Bill will be included in the Government’s new legislative agenda following the Queen’s Speech, The Times carried comments from OGR Partner and Head of the Family department, Graeme Fraser. Read the full article here.

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December 20, 2019
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