Pump Court Chambers

International Child Abduction

Past Events
21st Jul 2020, 12:30 to 13:30

In this lunchtime webinar, Jennie Swan and Naima Asif will be reviewing the most recent case law and guidance on the topic of International Child Abduction, including discussion of the impact of the recent pandemic on the legal landscape.

Topics will include;

  • A review of recent appellate cases, including;
    Re I-L (Children)(1996 Hague Convention: Inherent Jurisdiction) [2019] EWCA Civ 1956
    Re H (Abduction: Retention in Non-Contracting State) [2019] EWCA Civ 67
    Re S (A Child – Hague Convention 1980 – Return to Third State) [2019] EWCA Civ 352
  • Discussion of the recent Supreme Court decision In the matter of NY (A Child) [2019] UKSC 49
  • The impact of Covid-19



If you have any questions for counsel or any other queries please don’t hesitate to contact Sean Collum on 020 7427 7088 or via email s.collum@pumpcourtchambers.com



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