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.
The Recommended Procedure and Evidence Required to Gain Parenting Orders in the Family Court of Australia
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:
Testator: The person making the Will.
Ensuring that your Will reflects your desire for what is to happen to your children and your property upon your death is very important.