Lachaux v Lachaux: FD 2 Mar 2017

Mostyn J
[2017] EWHC 385 (Fam), [2017] 4 WLR 57, [2017] 2 FCR 678, [2017] WLR(D) 171, [2018] 1 FLR 380
Bailii, WLRD
England and Wales
CitedDuhur-Johnson v Duhur-Johnson FD 3-May-2005
The husband sought to stay divorce proceedings commenced here by his wife, saying that they had already been divorced in Nigeria. The wife said the Nigerian proceedings should not be recognised in English law.
Held: The cases established: 1) . .

Cited by:
CitedRadseresht v Radseresht-Spain FD 13-Oct-2017
Applications by H for declarations that a divorce granted in 2009 in Dubai is entitled to recognition in England and Wales under s.45 of the 1986 Act, and of status under s.55 of the Act, and going with that his application to strike out the prayer . .
Appeal fromLachaux v Lachaux CA 1-May-2019
Recognition of an overseas divorce, and whether UK court had jurisdiction. . .
CitedHijazi v Yaxley-Lennon (Orse Tommy Robinson) QBD 22-Jul-2021
No Valid Evidence to Support Serious Accusations
The claimant was filmed being assaulted in the school playground. The film was published on the internet, and the defendant right wing politician re-published it, but falsely said that the claimant had himself been violent.
Held: The . .

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Updated: 23 July 2021; Ref: scu.579929