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Coleman Greig Lawyers
The Court has a wide discretion in deciding occupation orders for separated couples who cannot share the family home.
Kells
Depending on the outcome of a paternity test, a court can make a conclusive declaration as to the child's parentage.
Mellor Olsson Lawyers
If there is no body, estate assets can remain frozen for years until a Court order declares the missing person dead.
Holding Redlich
This case is a reminder of the risk of a family provision claim, even when there is a surviving spouse and parent.
Kott Gunning
The Family Provision Act 1972 protects stepchildren's rights to apply for provision from a deceased step-parent's estate.
Carroll & O'Dea
Judge places weight on medical evidence in case involving a request to revoke the appointment of the Trustee as manager of estate.
Holding Redlich
Important changes to enduring powers of attorney & advance health directives in Qld will come into place on 30 November 2020.
Bennett & Philp Lawyers
It is recommended that you read the new guides carefully before making or replacing an EPA or Advance Health Directive.
Kells
The time to commence proceedings to contest a Will in NSW is usually 12 months from the date of the deceased's death.
O'Sullivan Davies Lawyers
The Full Court of the Family Court dealt with and re-assessed family property settlement orders made by the trial judge.
Bennett & Philp Lawyers
An executor deals with the estate, discharges any liabilities and administers it according to the terms of the will.
Kells
When separated parents cannot agree, the court will impose orders for education "in the best interests of the child.
Cooper Grace Ward
Lodging a caveat would prevent the registered owner from dealing with (selling, transferring or mortgaging) the property.
Coleman Greig Lawyers
The Court accepted that the father was genuinely under financial pressure due to the impact of COVID-19 on his business.
O'Sullivan Davies Lawyers
It is not uncommon for disputes to arise between parties as to whether an advance by a family member is a gift or a loan.
O'Sullivan Davies Lawyers
When the Court makes an order in parenting matters, the Court must consider certain criteria before changing the order..
Kells
The court has developed a separate COVID-19 List to deal with urgent matters as a result of COVID-19.
Kells
The answer to this question depends on whether you own your home as Joint Tenants or Tenants in Common.
Stacks Law Firm
The property was rezoned into an urban growth zone, permitting its use for residential purposes, with a boost in value.
Stacks Law Firm
The parents sought an order that they could remain in occupation of part of the family home for the rest of their lives.
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