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INTERNATIONAL FOCUS: Le même mais différent

12 May 2017  

Izzy Walsh and Floriane Laruelle compare the contrat de mariage with prenuptial agreements

Approximately 165,000 French citizens live in the UK (Population of the United Kingdom by Country of Birth and Nationality, ONS, 2015), and 157,000 British citizens in France (What information is there on British migrants living in Europe?, ONS, January 2017). These statistics mean that it is ever more important to have a basic understanding of how each legal system works and to be able to navigate between the two.

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  • Case(s) Referenced:

    Radmacher (formerly Granatino) v Granatino [2010] UKSC 42

    Van den Boogaard v Laumen [1997] EUECJ C-220/95

    Y v Y [2014] EWHC 2920 (Fam)

    Z v Z (No2) [2011] EWHC 2878 (Fam)

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