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08 7111 0375 First consultation free FAMILY LAW: WHY DO I HAVE TO DISCLOSE INFORMATION TO MY EX? – By Elizabeth Burke – A woman claimed that she had consented to Family Court orders that weren’t fair because her husband had failed to make full and frank disclosure of his financial situation. The Court then…Read More
08 7111 0375 First consultation free FAMILY LAW: WHAT HAPPENS IF THERE’S RECONCILIATION AFTER DIVORCE? – By Elizabeth Burke – Sometimes, couples can separate or divorce and agree on a final property settlement, only to reconcile at a later date. If they then happen to separate again, this can cause much confusion over how their…Read More
PRE-NUPTIAL AGREEMENTS: HIGH COURT TO HEAR LANDMARK CASE – By Michelle Crichton – When a 67-year-old millionaire wanted to marry the 36 year-old foreign woman he’d met online, it wasn’t surprising that a pre-nuptial agreement was prepared. Her lawyer told her that the agreement was “no good” but she signed it anyway. After they separated,…Read More
FAMILY LAW: “I’M KEEPING THE PETS!” – PART II – By Courtney Chan – Who keeps the pets after a couple separates? It’s a delicate and difficult issue for many people who are faced with this dilemma and there is often some confusion about how family law operates when it comes to pets. Our first…Read More
WHEN CAN AN INTERVENTION ORDER BE VARIED OR REVOKED? – By Chloe Goldsworthy – A man agreed to a final intervention order in exchange for the criminal charges against him being dropped. But when he later tried to have the order revoked, he found himself in significant difficulty. This case is a useful reminder to…Read More
FAMILY LAW: WHEN IS IT OKAY TO MOVE THE KIDS OVERSEAS? – By Chloe Goldsworthy – If you have children with your ex-partner, you may have experienced difficulties in agreeing on all sorts of issues concerning your kids. This problem is often magnified when it comes to taking them overseas. Having an overseas holiday is…Read More
FAMILY LAW: “I’M KEEPING THE PETS!” – By Marwa Shabbar – When a couple separates, the issue of who keeps the pets can be difficult and heart-wrenching. After all, pets are precious. Rover isn’t just a dog. He’s a best friend, constant companion, exercise buddy and even a confidante. There’s no way to put a…Read More
FAMILY LAW: COURSES AND INFORMATION SESSIONS – By Chloe Goldsworthy – Family law issues can be really stressful. If you’re separating or divorcing, there are property issues to settle. There are also parenting issues to agree, living arrangements to sort out, and let’s not get started on who gets to keep the pets. Even if…Read More
FAMILY LAW: JUDGE UNIMPRESSED OVER CLAIM FOR $10 MONA LISA A Federal Court Judge was unimpressed when a divorcing couple made competing claims for household possessions including a $10 print of the Mona Lisa. This case is a good reminder to parties involved in family law property disputes to think carefully about the items that…Read More
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