December 5, 2016

How are non-financial contributions dealt with by the courts when a relationship comes to an end?

When determining how property is to be dealt with when a relationship comes to an end, the law will look to the contributions of the parties […]
December 5, 2016

What are the separation requirements when a marriage has come to an end?

With the introduction of the Family Law Act 1975 (Cth) (the Act), the only grounds for divorce in Australia is the “irretrievable breakdown of a marriage”. […]
December 5, 2016

What happens if one parent is in contravention of a parenting order?

Parties who are bound by a parenting order must take reasonable steps to comply with the order. However with that being said, how does the law […]
December 5, 2016

Serving an application for divorce: The process explained

When serving an application for divorce, there are certain steps that must be followed, unless service is dispensed with by the court. Upon the making of […]