Office of the Head of International Family Justice for England and Wales Annual Report published
The Office of the Head of International Family Justice for England and Wales has today published its Annual Report, for 2012.
As with last year's report, the main headline is the rise in the number of international family disputes, with a 40.5% increase in the caseload of the Office compared to 2011.
The report comprises four main chapters, covering developments during the year, a summary of the framework of international family law, an outline of the role and activities of the Office and, the 'meat' of the report, a statistical analysis of the cases dealt with by the Office.
The report can be read here.