December 5, 2016

An introduction to spousal maintenance requirements

The Family Law Act 1975 (Cth) (the Act) has a number of spousal maintenance provisions in place if a relationship has come to an end. There […]
December 5, 2016

Primary and additional considerations of the court when determining what is in a child’s best interests

In circumstances where parents require enforceable arrangements in relation to their children, court orders are required, and can be made either via consent or through the […]
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 […]