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The Ongoing Cost of the One Night Stand

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Section 67B of the Family Law Act applies to unmarried parents.  It requires the father to contribute towards maintenance and expenses of the mother.

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iWill

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The traditional image of a Will as a complicated document filled with fancy fonts and confusing legal jargon is no longer an accurate perception.  The Court is prepared to uphold...

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Considerations when Preparing your Enduring Power of Attorney

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The Powers of Attorney Act 1998 (Qld) currently governs Powers of Attorney in Queensland.

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Are Lawyers Hired Guns?

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The system of Government in Queensland is based on the Westminster System, with Government being broadly divided into three branches: the Legislature or Parliament which enacts laws, the Executive which...

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What is Family Violence?

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Amendments to the definitions of “family violence” and “abuse” have been made to the Family Law Act 1975 (Cth) ("the Act").

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Lights, Camera, Action, Cut!

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Is it legal to record your conversations with others without their knowledge?

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Who Pays Your Legal Costs?

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Costs in Family Law Proceedings

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Honesty is the Best Policy

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What is the Duty of Disclosure?

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Checklist on Adult Child Support

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Generally speaking, once a child turns 18, child support is no longer payable pursuant to the formula under the Child Support Assessment legislation.

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Litigation Guardian

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Sometimes a party in litigation is not able to act for themselves, either through mental health issues or other circumstances.

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