Fairness in the Distribution of Property for those who Die without Wills in WA
Are you one of those people who have preparing a Will on your to do list (and it’s been there for years)? Read on to find out just what happens to your property if you die without ever getting around to making your Will. Dying without a Will or with...Read More
Sometimes it can take three to tango
So, you probably thought it was pretty standard that everyone has two parents, right? Think again! In ground-breaking legislation the Australian Parliament introduced a new law on 30 March 2022 to regulate new assisted reproductive techniques that, in essence, results in three-parent babies, being only the second country in the...Read More
A Helping Hand at Home: Understanding Parenting Co-ordination
Separating from a partner is one of the most traumatic experiences people go through in their lives. If children are involved, this can become an even more stressful process when parents have different views about what is best for the children. If you add on top of that the expense...Read More
Costs of living getting you down??
Costs of living getting you down?? How do increases effect the amount of Child Support you may be entitled to? The costs of living in Australia are skyrocketing. Petrol prices have hit an all-time high due to the war in Ukraine, whilst the post-Covid boom has meant property prices have...Read More
How might mental ill health impact Family Court proceedings?
Frequently in the context of Family Law proceedings, the Court will be required to consider the mental well-being and capacity of a party. In parenting matters specifically, it is sometimes alleged that it is not safe for a child to be cared for by one parent, as that parent suffers...Read More