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All Things Family Law: Thoughts from SPFL

21
AUG
2019

Child Support – What you need to know

A common question asked to a lawyer during parenting proceedings is … ‘Do I need to pay child support, and if so,...
02
SEP
2018

Inheritances

What are your rights? During a married or de facto relationship, parties may at some stage, receive the benefit of...
19
JUL
2018

Social Media & Family Law – A Dangerous Mix

Social media and family law can be a dangerous mix, and if used incorrectly, can impact many areas of your case...
13
JUL
2018

Same-Sex Marriage

Marriage in Australia prior to 2004 was covered by the Marriage Act 1961 (Cth) which defined marriage as a union...
08
JUN
2018

The Family Court and The Federal Circuit Court Merger.

The Attorney-General Christian Porter has announced that the Family Court and Federal Circuit Court will be merging...
23
FEB
2015

Recovery Orders

In certain circumstances where the other parent of your child withholds your child from you, it may be necessary to...
01
MAY
2014

Am I entitled to support after my separation?

In Australia it is usually the case that spouses are expected to support themselves after separation. However there...
01
MAY
2014

When can I apply for divorce?

In Australia there is one ground for divorce; irretrievable break down of marriage. This is evidenced by one...
01
MAY
2014

When will waste of assets be taken into account in a property settlement?

It is usually the case that money lost and liabilities incurred during a relationship are shared by the parties. If...
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