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  1. Beric v Chaplain and Ors [2018] NZFC 7076

    Interim spousal maintenance — deceased spouse — reasonable needs — legal costs — Family Proceedings Act 1980, ss 64, 66, 67, 69, 70, 71, 73,...

  2. Pickart v Moffatt [2018] NZFC 5919

    Adoption — Adoption Act 1955, ss 3 & 11 — Care of Children Act 2004, ss 4, 27 & 47 — Oranga Tamariki Act 1989....

  3. Camilo and Bailey Vaughan [2018] NZFC 3235

    Adoption — final order — surrogacy — welfare and best interests of child — Adoption Act 1955, s 11. The applicants applied to adopt a...

  4. Reed v Potiki [2017] NZFC 9235

    Contact arrangements — decision regarding schooling — supervised contact — mental health concerns — use of drugs — Care of Children Act 2004, ss 4,...

  5. Hooper v Barber [2017] NZFC 8158

    Supervised contact — application to vary parenting order — drug use — methamphetamine — dishonesty to the court — falsification of documents — ability to...

  6. Horton v Burke [2018] NZFC 5094

    Contempt of court — breach of guardianship rights — breach of court order — Care of Children Act 2004, ss 15, 16, 55 & 78...

  7. Gurnani v Gurnani [2017] NZFC 9986

    Application for return of children — denial of consent to relocation — return of child to foreign country — whether children should be returned —...

  8. George v Blomfield [2017] NZFC 7553

    Re-hearing of Family Protection claim — moral duty — division of estate — disclosure of documents — George v Blomfield [2016] NZFC 5637 — Williams...

  9. Karly v Karly [2017] NZFC 10030

    Hague Convention — application to return child — Australia — grave risk — child objection — purpose of Hague Convention — views of child —...

  10. Yeoman v Howles [2017] NZFC 5970

    Spousal maintenance — international order for maintenance — discharge of maintenance — liability to pay maintenance from redundancy payment — reasonable needs — duration of...