Mediation is an established and valued part of the dispute resolution process of which the Family Court also forms a part.
A report on a study conducted by Professor Jane Ireland of the University of Central Lancashire.
In December 2011 the Experts Committee of the FJC issued Guidelines for the Instruction of Medical Experts from Overseas in Family Cases.
In July 2010 the General Medical Council (GMC) issued a call for evidence regarding the role of doctors in child protection work.
The Experts Committee of the FJC provided a response to the questions which specifically related to experts fees.
The report made 16 proposals and was launched for public consultation, which the FJC responded to in February 2007.
In November 2004 the Legal Services Commission (LSC) published a consultation paper