Home Alone!

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In 2008, the Queensland Parliament passed a new law which impacted directly on parents with young children.

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Sperm Donor or Father?

Sperm Donor or Father

A sperm donor will normally be presumed not to be the legal father of any resulting children.

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Time Waits for no Man: But does for Foreign Divorce

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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.

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Staying Relocation Orders


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The Recommended Procedure and Evidence Required to Gain Parenting Orders in the Family Court of Australia

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The Executor's Checklist

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Here is a checklist of the first tasks you will need to undertake as an Executor of a Will. You can tick each task off as you complete it:

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Technical Terms an Executor Should Know


Testator: The person making the Will.

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The Importance of a Valid Will

Over my dead body

Ensuring that your Will reflects your desire for what is to happen to your children and your property upon your death is very important.

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Spousal Maintenance

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Spousal maintenance orders are made between married or previously married couples and de facto and separated de facto couples.

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The Property Settlement

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How often do you hear people say “she will take him for everything he is worth” or that “the Family Court will just divide everything in half after a marriage...

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