Mondaq Asia Pacific: Family and Matrimonial
Broadley Rees Hogan Lawyers
These changes will give greater certainty to the treatment of de facto relationships in the wills and estates context.
Barraket Stanton
The scheme requires organisations and businesses providing services for children to report any allegations of abuse.
HHG Legal Group
Your overseas marriage is not automatically recognised in Australia, and so certain conditions will need to be met.
Carroll & O'Dea
Although eligible persons can claim, a Will provides some certainty that your assets will pass according to your wishes.
Carroll & O'Dea
If you lose capacity and have not prepared either document, an application will need to be made to have these appointed.
HHG Legal Group
A subpoena is a Order from the Court compelling a person to produce documents or to give evidence at a hearing or trial.
Khaitan & Co
Recently, the Hon'ble Supreme Court of India in the case of Dr. K.S. Palanisami (Dead) vs Hindu community in general and citizens of Gobichettipalayam and others ruled upon the issue of...
Khaitan & Co
The Supreme Court of India in its recent decision held that a benchmark of 25% of the net salary of a husband was held to be a "just and proper" amount as alimony to his former wife.
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co
This article provides an analysis of the roles, duties and responsibilities of a karta in a HUF in light of a landmark verdict delivered by the Delhi High Court which established that the eldest female member of the family can be a karta in a HUF.
Labuan IBFC Inc
When one is ready to be a 'Testator' is when one is ready to take a panaromic view of what one has achieved or rather in a word that reflects this material world what one has accumulated.
Cavell Leitch
The Review is interested in how the Act is operating and in the impact it has on the interests of parties and children.
Cavell Leitch
All enduring powers of attorney will now be on new forms; a change which is intended to make the process simpler.
Wynn Williams Lawyers
From 16 March 2017, EPAs in the old forms that are not fully executed will need to be re-done on the new forms.
Expatriate Law
After having made the very difficult decision to get a divorce, it can then seem a daunting prospect researching how to go about getting the ball rolling.
Shook Lin & Bok
Family offices trying to solve their clients' complex succession planning issues are increasingly facing a conundrum, says Tan Woon Hum of Shook Lin & Bok LLP: hire external advisers or...
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Link Legal India Law Services
On account of certain distinctive qualities bestowed upon women by nature, the law makers across the globe have been witnessed to implement certain special protections and benefits...
Stacks Law Firm
This list is not exhaustive, but it may help you make a start on the practical tasks that you will need to attend to.
These changes are designed to enhance the protection of victims of domestic and family violence under the current regime.
HHG Legal Group
This case is a reminder to properly consider the formal nature of wedding ceremonies when considering a second ceremony.
Bartier Perry
You must discuss these significant changes with your SMSF clients and review their estate planning before 1 July 2017.
Bartier Perry
Let's face it: family relationships can be tricky and no family is perfect.
Swaab Attorneys
The general approach of the Court is to include all assets at the time of trial but will make adjustments as appropriate.
Thynne & Macartney
The article discusses the evolution and application of different ADR methods, particularly mediation, in family law.
Colin Biggers & Paisley
An EPOA deals with your finances if you lose capacity or are unable to attend to finalising matters for yourself.
Colin Biggers & Paisley
In NSW, an AOEG deals with medical decisions made on your behalf when you no longer have the capacity to do so yourself.
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