CERTIFICATE IN MUSLIM MARRIAGES UNDER ENGLISH LAW

CERTIFICATE IN MUSLIM MARRIAGES UNDER ENGLISH LAW
Intensive Programme Spread Over Three Months

COURSE OUTCOMES

– Gain greater insights into what makes a Nikah valid and understand issues concerning recognition of Nikah under English Law
– Grasp the main Fiqhi issues surrounding Talaq, especially Triple Talaq
– Understand the matrimonial regime for Muslim couples that satisfies both Shari’ah and English Law.

COURSE OUTLINE

Weekend 1 – Khitbah and Nikah within the English Legal System

SAT 27 APRIL
– The concept of Khitbah (betrothal) and its legal implication in Islam and English Law
– Meaning and conditions for the validity of Nikah
– Comparison and analysis of legislation in Muslim countries

SUN 28 APRIL
– Conditions for the validity of a civil marriage
– Differences and common denominators between Nikah and Civil Marriage
– Hindrances to the recognition of Nikah within English Law
– Synergy between Nikah and civil marriage in other jurisdictions

Weekend 2 – Issues Surrounding the Dissolution of Nikah

SAT 15 JUNE
– Dissolution of marriage in Shariah and English Law
Talaq and its various types
– Jurisprudence of Talaq
Issues surrounding the Talaq Mughallazah (Triple Talaq)

SUN 16 JUN
– Jurisprudence of Faskh (juridical separation) and Tafreeq
Jurisprudence of Khula’ (mutual dissolution)
Eela, Zihar and Li’an
Analysis of a Nikah specimen

Weekend 3 – Matrimonial Regime

SAT 27 JUL
– Meaning and types of Matrimonial Regimes
– English Law on Matrimonial Regimes
– Analysis of a Pre-nuptial contract
– Analysis of matrimonial regimes in Fiqh

SUN 28 JUL
– Impacts of matrimonial regimes on inheritance and upon divorce
– Important clauses for Islamic wills and the concept of Freedom of Testation
– Analysis of Islamic Wills considering the Pre-nuptial contract

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
– Family Law Lawyers
– Imams
– Social Workers
– Muslim Couples
– Estate Planners

FACILITATOR
Shaykh Faizal Manjoo (LLB, MA & PhD)
Lawyer With a Special Interest in Family & Inheritance Law, International Sharia’h Scholar in Islamic Finance

DATES
27-28 Apr 2019
15-16 Jun 2019
27-28 Jul 2019

TIMES
10.30am-5.30pm

VENUE
London

FEE
£449 Early Bird (Ends Sun 14 Apr)
£499 Standard
£185 Weekend

BOOK NOW
https://nikah-talaq-law-ji2019.eventbrite.co.uk

CONTACT
info@jibreelinstitute.com
www.jibreelinstitute.com
020 7650 3039