11 Aug, 2015

NGA_Stock_158

We are all equal…. but are some more equal than others when it comes to grounds for divorce?

The iPM programme on Radio 4 on 1 August discussed the case of a woman who was unable to divorce her husband for adultery because he had sexual affairs with men rather

Read more  

21 Nov, 2014

NGA_Stock_058

Converting from civil partnership to marriage: why and how

As of the 10 December 2014 it will be possible for same sex couples to covert their existing civil partnerships into a marriage. This follows the introduction for the first

Read more  

24 Jul, 2014

NGA_Stock_118

What happens when same-sex parents separate

Richard has written an article about the issues for same-sex parents who break up for online gay magazine Gaystarnews.  As part of their new Family Channel, we were asked to explain some

Read more  

19 Dec, 2013

c_multi coloured umbrellas

Same-sex marriage in England and Wales

Hot on the heels of the government announcing last week that the first same sex marriage ceremonies in England and Wales will take place from 29 March 2014, The Review

Read more  

11 Oct, 2013

NGA_Stock_135

Divorce after assisted conception

Richard has written an article published in this month’s The Review on what divorce lawyers need to know about managing relationship breakdown cases for couples who have conceived through fertility

Read more  

13 Aug, 2013

NGA_Stock_044

Equal Marriage (of sorts) – Gay Marriage becomes legal in England and Wales

Following our blog earlier in the year where we reported on the progress of the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill we are delighted that the Bill has now received royal

Read more  

28 Mar, 2013

NGA_Stock_085

Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill

Here at NGA we are keeping a close eye on the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill and its progress through Parliament. The Bill has attracted much public interest this year

Read more  

31 Jul, 2012

NGA_Stock_066a

NGA in today’s Independent: civil partnership five times more popular than expected

Today’s Independent reports the rising numbers of same sex couples registering as civil partners – and getting divorced.  According to the ONS, over 50,000 couples have now registered as civil

Read more  

08 May, 2012

NGA_Stock_038

Birth mother vs non birth mother – children law for lesbian parents who separate

By Sarah Wood-Heath.  This article was first published in Bionews on 8 May 2012 and is reproduced by kind permission of the Progress Educational Trust.  PET is a wonderful charity

Read more