HSE Ireland v SF (A Minor) [2012] EWHC 1640 (Fam), [2012] MHLO 69

"This application is made by the Health Service Executive of Ireland ('the HSE'), the statutory authority with responsibility for children taken into public care in the Irish Republic, for an urgent order under Article 20 of the Council Regulation (EC) 2201/2003 of 27th November 2003 concerning jurisdiction and the recognition and enforcement of judgments in matrimonial matters and the matters of parental responsibility, repealing Regulation (EC) No.1347/2000 (commonly known as 'Brussels II Revised') in respect of a 17-year-old girl whom I shall refer to as SF. At the conclusion of the hearing on 4th May 2012, I made the order sought by the HSE. This judgment sets out the reasons for my decision."


Hearing: 4/5/12

Before: Baker J

Mr. H. Setright Q.C leading Mr. A. Ruck Keene (instructed by Bindmans LLP) for the Applicant

External links