Without Prejudice Family Law Rule

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  • “without prejudice”, prevents the substance of the letter or discussions from being used in a court case on the issue.

  • What matters most is the content of the document and the intention behind the communication.

  • The rule exists to give people confidence and trust in the ADR settlement process.

  • There are other variations that parties may use

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