The latest legislative help to reduce the pain of divorces & update family law
10 Nov 2021
The Women's Charter (Amendment) Bill was introduced in Parliament on 1 November 2021.
This update focuses on aspects of the new Bill which introduce a form of consensual divorce as a new basis for showing that a marriage has irretrievably broken down, as well as on other proposed changes to enhance the Court’s powers to enforce child custody and access orders in disputes over children.
We are also pleased to share that Drew & Napier was recently awarded the Matrimonial and Family Law Firm of the Year award for “handling some of the most complex, cross-border and intricate matrimonial and family law matters” at the ALB SE Asia Law Awards 2021.
Please click here to read more about the update.