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Bennett & Philp Lawyers
A properly drafted and updated BFA could ensure certainty of the distribution of assets if a relationship breaks down.
Mellor Olsson Lawyers
To get a divorce in Australia if you married overseas could be challenging, as there are legal variables to consider.
Carroll & O'Dea
Article dispels some myths around family law. Includes link to another article about costs in family law.
Stacks Law Firm
If it is a legal will and was dated after other wills, a secret will may be challenged, but it is the one that applies.
Stacks Law Firm
The Family Law Act includes a framework to establish parental responsibility in matters such as vaccination of a child.
Stacks Law Firm
Under section 57 of the Succession Act, only certain persons are eligible to make a family provision claim.
Hall Payne Lawyers
Contravention of parenting orders is a matter for the court to deal with, not for individual parents to action.
Rostron Carlyle Rojas
The resolution of this case ultimately hinged on when she possessed the requisite knowledge of her father's disability.
Coleman Greig Lawyers
A gift to a charity in a Will is commonly known as a "bequest", generally a specified amount.
Coleman Greig Lawyers
The article explains why these important life events do require you to review your Will.
Madgwicks
When there is a family conflict, the Court may have no choice but to make a determination to settle the dispute.
Mellor Olsson Lawyers
The legal definition of adult adoption, who might be eligible to apply and how to recognise a caregiver legally.
PCL Lawyers
Your Will must be clearly and professionally drafted to ensure that your assets are distributed according to your wishes.
Carroll & O'Dea
10 tips that provide guidance to the early stages of separation & are intended to make the process a little smoother.
Ivy Law Group
Discussion about who is responsible for overseeing the distribution of the estate when a loved one dies.
Ivy Law Group
It is important to know which type of Will applies to your situation and how they differ.
Sajen Legal
Brief overview of trusts, discretionary trusts & busting the trusts.
Clifford Gouldson Lawyers
Blended families require estate planners to think outside the square.
Ivy Law Group
Link to article discussing difference between BFAs and Consent Orders & when they may be appropriate.
Piper Alderman
If not correctly drafted, conditional gifts in Wills can cause significant complications, or simply be void.
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