So, you have told your partner that you want to separate… Now what? We understand that going through any kind of separation can be very… Read More »So, you have told your partner that you want to separate… Now what?
I am often asked the question by clients when taking Will instructions – What happens to my estate if my spouse and I both die… Read More »What happens if we die at the same time?
Creating a Binding Financial Agreement before marriage (commonly known as a “prenuptial agreement” or “prenup”) has become increasingly popular. A prenuptial agreement serves to safeguard… Read More »Should you be getting a prenuptial agreement? Our advice on how to avoid the pitfalls
Planning on loaning money to your child and their partner? Be sure that you have evidence that it is a loan and not a gift – there are some sticky situations where a contract can come in handy!
When can my child decide where they want to live? A frequently asked question by separated parents is “when can my child decide where they… Read More »When can my child decide where they want to live?
A recent decision of the full court of the Family Court of Australia determined a case involving a husband and wife married for 22 years with children.
Distribution of possessions after divorce: How we can help. Divorce is a very stressful process. After a divorce you are juggling your feelings for your former… Read More »Distribution of possessions after divorce: How we can help
Laws Regarding Compensating Abusive Parents to be Reviewed. The Victorian Government has been involved in two cases in the past year where an abusive parent… Read More »Laws Regarding Compensating Abusive Parents to be Reviewed
The importance of your Will when you have children under 18. A will is extremely important to have in place but more so when you… Read More »The importance of your Will when you have children under 18
High Court Distributes Husband’s Property Against Will. A recent High Court decision has controversially opened the “floodgates” in deciding that an elderly wife who was… Read More »High Court Distributes Husband’s Property Against Will
Daughter Ordered to Live With “Sperm Donor” Father The Federal Magistrates Court has Ordered that a 7 year old girl live with her father who,… Read More »Daughter Ordered to Live With “Sperm Donor” Father