B v B (Mesher Order): FD 2002

A breadwinner’s unimpaired and unimpeded earning capacity is a powerful resource which can frequently repair any loss of capital after an unequal distribution.

Munby J
[2003] 2 FLR 285, [2002] EWHC 3106 (Fam)
Matriminial Causes Act 1973 25
England and Wales
CitedMesher v Mesher and Hall CA 1973
(Heard in 1973, but reported in 1980) The court gave a form of ancillary relief order allowing the party with custody of the children (even though both had remarried) to remain in the matrimonial home with them, the house only being sold on the . .

Cited by:
CitedMiller v Miller; McFarlane v McFarlane HL 24-May-2006
Fairness on Division of Family Capital
The House faced the question of how to achieve fairness in the division of property following a divorce. In the one case there were substantial assets but a short marriage, and in the other a high income, but low capital.
Held: The 1973 Act . .

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Updated: 06 December 2021; Ref: scu.242167