December 5, 2016

What effect does spousal bankruptcy have on the marital property?

When bankruptcy and family law collide, the results are how shall we say it? Complex. Although, we’ve dealt with a number of property matters in the […]
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 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

Mandatory reporting laws for child abuse and family violence

Family Violence and Child Abuse Mandatory Report Laws Unfortunately, instances of family violence and child abuse does occur and the Family Law Act 1975 (Cth) (the […]