Schofield v Schofield: CA 2 Feb 2011

The wife appealed against rejection of her claim under the 1984 Act after the parties had been divorced in Germany. The German court had had no jurisdiction to make an award which took account of the husband’s british army pension.
Held: The appeal was dismissed. Mostyn J in CG had correctly identified the applicable principles.

Thorpe, Leveson, Black LJJ
[2011] EWCA Civ 174, [2011] Fam Law 570, [2011] 1 FLR 2129
Matrimonial and Family Proceedings Act 1984
England and Wales
CitedCG v IF FD 12-May-2010
The husband sought an order under section 13 after the parties had been divorced in Switzerland. . .

Lists of cited by and citing cases may be incomplete.


Updated: 21 December 2021; Ref: scu.430226