Amendments to the definitions of “family violence” and “abuse” have been made to the Family Law Act 1975 (Cth) ("the Act").
Is it legal to record your conversations with others without their knowledge?
Costs in Family Law Proceedings
What is the Duty of Disclosure?
Generally speaking, once a child turns 18, child support is no longer payable pursuant to the formula under the Child Support Assessment legislation.
Sometimes a party in litigation is not able to act for themselves, either through mental health issues or other circumstances.
In 2008, the Queensland Parliament passed a new law which impacted directly on parents with young children.
A sperm donor will normally be presumed not to be the legal father of any resulting children.
Filing claims for property settlement and spousal maintenance must usually occur within certain time limits. However, if you were divorced overseas, these time limits will not apply.