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14 NOV 2017

Akyuz v Akyuz and Another [2017] EWHC 2726 (Fam)

Akyuz v Akyuz and Another [2017] EWHC 2726 (Fam)

(Family Division, Holman J, 25 October 2017)

Jurisdiction – Parentage – Declaration sought under s 55A, Family Law Act 1986

The court held that the English court was the more appropriate forum to determine the application for a declaration of parentage.



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Case No. ZW16P01215
Neutral Citation Number: [2017] EWHC 2726 (Fam)
IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE
FAMILY DIVISION


Royal Courts of Justice
Date: Wednesday, 25 October 2017


Before:

MR JUSTICE HOLMAN
(In Public)

B E T W E E N :
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DILEK AKYUZ
Applicant

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(1) KENAN VURAL AKYUZ 
(deceased acting by his personal representative Derya Akyuz)
(2) SHAZIYE ALI MEHMET
Respondents

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MS. S. JACKLIN, QC appeared on behalf of the Applicant.
MS S. HAREN (instructed by Dawson Cornwell) appeared on behalf of the First Respondent. 

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J U D G M E N T 
(As approved by the judge)

Judgment: 
Akyuz v Akyuz and Another [2017] EWHC 2726 (Fam).rtf


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