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Thynne & Macartney
Collaborative law is a form of alternative dispute resolution, whereby parties agree at the outset not to go to Court.
HHG Legal Group
The article discusses the most often asked question by those in the midst of separation wanting to finalise the process.
Coleman Greig Lawyers
Trusts have been used to protect family or business assets, and they may not be as effective in a property dispute.
Broadley Rees Hogan Lawyers
These changes will give greater certainty to the treatment of de facto relationships in the wills and estates context.
Barraket Stanton
The scheme requires organisations and businesses providing services for children to report any allegations of abuse.
HHG Legal Group
Your overseas marriage is not automatically recognised in Australia, and so certain conditions will need to be met.
Carroll & O'Dea
Although eligible persons can claim, a Will provides some certainty that your assets will pass according to your wishes.
Carroll & O'Dea
If you lose capacity and have not prepared either document, an application will need to be made to have these appointed.
Grant Thornton
In business, change is par for the course. But unlike changes in market forces or consumer behaviours, separation and divorce can pose unique challenges for private business owners on both...
Bennett Jones LLP
When a Will is challenged on the basis of allegations of undue influence, incapacity, or suspicious circumstances, the court will look at various factors to decide if the Will should be followed or...
Devry Smith Frank LLP
For many separated families with school-aged children, summer can be a challenge. A written agreement or court order that sets out summer access with the children makes the season a lot less challenging...
KPK Legal Ltd
In Cyprus, the majority of the cases that are related to family matters, such as divorce, property relations, custody of a child and maintenance are resolved by Family Courts.
Singh & Associates
Parental Alienation Syndrome is the unhealthy coalition between a narcissistic parent and his or her children against the targeted, non-narcissistic, nonabusive parent.
The High Court has approved a highly unusual settlement arising out of a long drawn out acrimonious divorce.
Hassan Elhais
Question: I have custody of my son from a previous marriage to a Muslim man. I'm Asian and not Muslim and we're both remarried now but my ex-husband is trying to force me to give him custody.
Hassan Elhais
If someone has chosen a beneficiary for their life insurance policy, does the insurance payout become part of the inheritance after the death of that person or is it only given to the beneficiary?
Hassan Elhais
I suspect that my husband might be cheating on me but I do not have enough evidence to prove it. Can I request that the authorities get Etisalat to check the text message exchanges...
Miles & Stockbridge
There are three ways to get divorced—two of them should be avoided if possible—accepting, of course, that there are some spouses who insist on litigation and a trial.
Thompson Coburn LLP
Estate plans prepared for married couples will vary in complexity and detail but generally follow the same theme:
Withers LLP
How to minimise the impact of a relationship breakdown and separation on children is a concern of family judges the world over
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On account of certain distinctive qualities bestowed upon women by nature, the law makers across the globe have been witnessed to implement certain special protections and benefits...
Stacks Law Firm
This list is not exhaustive, but it may help you make a start on the practical tasks that you will need to attend to.
These changes are designed to enhance the protection of victims of domestic and family violence under the current regime.
HHG Legal Group
This case is a reminder to properly consider the formal nature of wedding ceremonies when considering a second ceremony.
Bartier Perry
You must discuss these significant changes with your SMSF clients and review their estate planning before 1 July 2017.
Bartier Perry
Let's face it: family relationships can be tricky and no family is perfect.
Swaab Attorneys
The general approach of the Court is to include all assets at the time of trial but will make adjustments as appropriate.
Thynne & Macartney
The article discusses the evolution and application of different ADR methods, particularly mediation, in family law.
Colin Biggers & Paisley
An EPOA deals with your finances if you lose capacity or are unable to attend to finalising matters for yourself.
Colin Biggers & Paisley
In NSW, an AOEG deals with medical decisions made on your behalf when you no longer have the capacity to do so yourself.
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