Changes in the Family Procedure Rules (FPR) were announced in February 2020 including from a consultation in summer 2019 about costs in family law proceedings. One significant change is a requirement for open offers to be made 21 days after the FDR or such other period as the court may direct. In most cases, 21 days will be far too early. What issues arise and what good practice can be put in place by the profession and judiciary?
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