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13
Oct

What Are The Effects Of Changing The Nature Of Parental Responsibility On The Life Of A Child?

By law, there are some defined duties, powers, authority and responsibilities of parents for their children. These are known as parental responsibility. The responsibilities include child’s growth, education and religion. Give them a proper environment and teach them discipline. You will have to take legal proceedings on your child’s behalf. The key responses in regards […]

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18
Sep

Property Settlement After Divorce

Stats show that in Australia at least one-third of relationships end in divorce or separation. Usually, we don’t find accurate information about property settlement after divorce or separation.  Different cases have different results. All cases are decided according to the given facts, the result of each case is different.  Misconceptions about property settlement: Each case […]

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09
Sep

What Is The Primary Difference Between Mediation and Arbitration?

Mediation and arbitration are different terms. Here is the basic definition of both. Arbitration: In arbitration, a dispute is submitted after an agreement between both parties. It is given to one or more arbitrators, and they make the binding decision. The parties prefer private dispute resolution because they don’t want to go to court.  Mediation: […]

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25
Aug

Working of spousal maintenance in Australia

People might ask “what is spousal maintenance?”, the answer is quite simple: it is a financial assistance given by one ex-partner to the other if they are financially unstable. Spousal maintenance in Australia can also be paid by lump sum in lieu of spousal assets to be shared, such as boats or cars. There are […]

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27
Mar

Family Lawyers Mackay Implements Virtual Contactless Legal Services

With the continued uncertainty and while disruption to our daily lives continues here in Mackay, we are each in a position to do our part to help contain the spread of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). As part of our contingency plan, Family Lawyers Mackay has implemented various measures that will enable a safer work environment […]

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09
Oct

Co-parenting time with your children – The importance of parental communication

Watching them break down of a relationship between parents can be very tough for a kid. Many co-parents don’t appreciate that their conflict may have adverse psychological effects on children. Co-parenting in Australia is about improving the lives, personal situation, and big changes that affect their future. Rules, living environments, and many other circumstances can […]

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20
Sep

Love and Marriage – What happens when it all falls apart?

The world is full of people who have different concepts and thought processes around what love is, and what it means to have a special and committed relationship. But what happens when love and marriage fall apart? What is a legally committed intimate relationship? Much like a common-law marriage, which is a legal status given […]

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