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

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 […]
December 5, 2016

I left all the finances to my ex and I don’t really know anything about what we have. Can I still get a property settlement?

Property Settlement in Divorce & Separation Property Settlement in divorce & separation, each person in a relationship has their own skills and strengths, and so it […]