Mondaq Asia Pacific: Family and Matrimonial
Cooper Grace Ward
The process of working out how to divide the assets on separation is the same, regardless of the wealth of the parties.
Swaab
The Court needs to balance between welfare of the child and neutrality as to different religious views and practices.
Swaab
The article looks at how different kinds of gifts have been treated by the courts in family law property settlements.
Coleman Greig Lawyers
Sometimes court is inevitable, so selecting a solicitor who is well versed in appearing in family courts is vital.
Coleman Greig Lawyers
To avoid overseas travel turning into a dispute, separated parents should consider including provisions in court orders.
HHG Legal Group
The bill prohibits family violence perpetrators from directly cross-examining their victims in Family Court proceedings.
R&P China Lawyers
Inheritance in China is regulated by the PRC Inheritance Law (1985), and a judicial interpretation, also issued in 1985.
Gall
In light of the increasing number of unmarried parents in Hong Kong, there has been increasing discussion about the financial provision available to children born out of wedlock.
M Mulla Associates
Let's look at a situation where a married Hindu female dies intestate leaving behind her self -acquired properties.
Expatriate Law
Under Law Number 1 of 1974 on Marriage ("1974 Marriage Law"), a marriage conducted in Indonesia becomes valid if it is done in accordance with each of [recognized] religion and belief in Indonesia.
Expatriate Law
Including 5 years of premarital cohabitation moving seamlessly into marriage, Adam and Kim had been married for 20 years. There are two children of the marriage aged 19 and 15.
SKRINE
The contract of marriage which binds two people together is a joyous occasion warranting the celebration of the community.
Wynn Williams Lawyers
This Issues Paper provides recommendations intended to ensure a just division of property at the end of relationships.
Cavell Leitch
Recent case highlights the obligation to recognise children and outlines the effects of estrangement on any entitlement.
Expatriate Law
Mary and John are both British and were married for 25 years enjoying a high standard of living as expats in Singapore. One day John announced that he was miserable in the relationship...
Withers LLP
When expat wives pack their suitcases and move with their husbands to Singapore, the thought of losing it all through a divorce would have never crossed their minds.
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Vaish Associates Advocates
A Will is made for disposition of property according to the wishes of the testator, after death.
Singh & Associates
In a recent decision of Amardeep Singh vs. Harveen Kaur, the apex court had a chance to interpret the law regarding mandatory ‘cooling off' period ...
M Mulla Associates
Let's look at a situation where a married Hindu female dies intestate leaving behind her self -acquired properties.
Singh & Associates
Muslim Personal Law says that a talaq can either be given by the husband or by the wife. It can also be a mutual divorce.
Swaab
Expert evi­dence can be crit­i­cal in nav­i­gat­ing a family law mat­ter to obtain­ a favourable prop­er­ty set­tle­ment.
Swaab
The article looks at how different kinds of gifts have been treated by the courts in family law property settlements.
Paterson & Dowding
Geographical size and population distribution mean that many find it difficult and costly to access legal advice in WA.
Swaab
This case highlights a court's willingness not to make property settlement orders where it is not just and equitable.
Singh & Associates
Instant Talaq or "Triple Talaq" or "Talaq-e-Biddat" is an Islamic practice that allows men to divorce their wives immediately by uttering the word "talaq" (divorce) three times.
HHG Legal Group
WA de-facto couples will soon be able to split their superannuation interests in Family Court financial proceedings.
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