Recently an article was published in the Financial Remedies Journal (FRJ) titled “A new weddings law is not a panacea for unmarried couples”. This is a dive into a recent submission to the government aiming to update the law regarding marriage (the main bulk of which was brought in during the 1800s!) and how it does not offer any further protection for those who choose not to get married to their partners.
The Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Bill has finished its Parliamentary journey and is now heading towards Royal Assent. No fault divorce is nearly here. As Resolution members, we’ve supported this once in a generation chance to change our outdated divorce laws, and we recognise that this reform is a way to make difficult separations kinder by stepping away from the blame game.