|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 262 (Jul)|
Sir Richard Tucker
|Representation||Richard Drabble QC (instructed by Public Law Project) for the claimant.|
|Daniel Kolinsky and Jason Coppell (instructed by the Treasury Solicitor) for the defendant.|
|Judgment Dates:||17 July 2002|
Social security - Child benefit - Entitlement to benefit - Claimant sharing custody of children - Claimant's wife sole recipient of child benefit - Claimant bringing claim seeking to split provision of benefit payments - Secretary of State refusing to split payments - Whether claimant entitled to child benefit - Whether decision breaching claimant's Convention rights - Social Security (Claims and Payments) Regulations 1987, reg 34 - European Convention on Human Rights, arts 8, 14.