Archive of: 2021
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Survey to examine the impact of the pandemic on the family court system.
The Law Gazette has recently reported on one family case where a rapid online exchange led to a ‘wrong and unjust’ outcome.
During this Winter the demand for the probate service substantially increased due to the pandemic. The new online system to handle probate applications has been tested and challenges to bring down the waiting times persist.
The UK government has been told to use the delayed introduction of long-awaited divorce reforms to ensure its digital platform ‘My HMCTS’ is fit for purpose.
Recently, the HMCTS has launched an online system focussed on case management. We are now using this system as part of our daily work managing our cases.
Shocking statistics show a quarter of family justice professionals are on the verge of quitting the profession as the toll of lockdown on mental health becomes clear.