This article examines the key changes for private law family practitioners bought in by the Children and Families Act 2014 (CFA 2014) which came into force on 22 April 2014.
The most significant changes relate to:
- Family Mediation and Assessment Meetings (MIAM)
- The presumption of Parental Involvement
- Child arrangements orders
- Expert Evidence
The Children and Families Act 2014 came into force on 22 April 2014 and has introduced various changes to the law and Court procedure relating to proceedings involving children.
This article will look at the changes to public law care proceedings introduced by the Children and Families Act.