International Committee

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The International Committee aims to encourage, improve and promote good practice in the field of international family law.

They do this by:

  • Informing the Resolution membership of relevant changes, developments, or issues in the field of international family law.
  • Providing opportunities for member development (both legally and practically) through the provision of education, updates and appropriate learning materials to the Resolution membership on international family law.
  • Lobbying for changes in international family law and practice.
  • Ensuring Resolution’s policies are reflected in consultations thereby influencing policy, legislation and regulations.
  • Considering and understanding any proposed changes to international family law, with a particular focus on understanding the impact on members’ practice.
  • Broadening professional international relationships and knowledge by developing relationships with individuals and organisations outside England & Wales.
  • Providing a forum for sharing expertise and experience.

Their activities include:

  • Proactively identifying and discussing practical points, proposals, relevant cases, and where changes are required in the field of international family law, agreeing next steps and actions to take.
  • Maintenance and improvement of the online guide to international family law
  • Delivering national and regional conferences, seminars and workshops on new legislation or issues in the field of international family law
  • Responding to government consultations and proposed regulations