Parents who have separated can, understandably, often find it very difficult to come to an agreement about the care arrangements for their children. So what happens if they simply cannot agree? Do they have to end up in an acrimonious court battle?
Solicitor Brittany Thomas reminds those thinking of separation and divorce that the BTO Family Law team continue to work remotely and have everything in place to assist clients even during lockdown.
We discuss the Edinburgh Festival and the Scottish Family Law implications of some of the things which visitors may see this year.
We discuss the Family Law (Scotland) Act 2006 which abolished common law marriage and its impact on cohabiting couples.