Our website is set to allow the use of cookies. For more information and to change settings click here. If you are happy with cookies please click "Continue" or simply continue browsing. Continue.

Family Law

The leading authority on all aspects of family law

06 FEB 2007

Cross Border Couples

The Rt Hon Harriet Harman QC met Members of the European Parliament and European Commission (EC) in Brussels at the end of January 2007. She discussed with them the nearly one in five divorces in Europe which have a cross-border element. The EC has estimated that:

  • there are around 875,000 divorces in the EU each year. 170,000, or 19%, have an international element; and
  • there are 2.2 million marriages in the EU each year. Around 350,000 of these marriages are international.

Julia Bateman of the Law Society's Brussels Office reports on the visit in [2007] International Family Law, Issue 1.

Family Court Practice, The

(Red Book)

Pre-order the 2017 edition today

More Info from £465.00
Available in Family Law Online
Family Law Reports

Family Law Reports

"The unrivalled and authoritative source of judicially approved case reports, covering all areas...

Available in Family Law Online
Subscribe to our newsletters