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How is superannuation treated under the Family Law Act? Can I get an adjustment of our superannuation in our property settlement? The quick answer is that superannuation is like any other property either of you may have in your name or in joint name
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The short answer is yes, the Family Law Act specifically recognises grandparents. In year 2006 the Family Law Act 1975 recognised the importance of the role that grandparents often play in a grandchild’s life and the right of a grandchild to spend time on a regular basis with grandparents who are significant to their care, welfare and development.
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The recent decided case of Elford says much more than the headline on Nine MSN of 5 April 2016. The headline read (LINK TO ARTICLE) Divorced Man to keep entire lotto win despite long marriage.
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Are they really binding? Want to stay out of the Court and make your own private agreement? The answer is that you certainly can.
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Most dictionary definitions of failure refer to a lack of success. Of course there are degrees of success so perhaps “failure" is not quite an appropriate descriptive term. In my experience few mediations result in “failure" or to term it more appropriately, a lack of success. An element of success is prominent in most mediations.
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The experience of separation is extremely daunting and can be a time when uncertainty and anxiety about your future impacts on your health and well being. Whilst we can't resolve how you are feeling about your separation, we certainly won't make it worse.
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Do grandparents have special rights under the Family Law Act? They do have some priority and are specifically mentioned in the Family Law Act.
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The Federal Attorney General today (3 December 2015) announced that he has requested that the Chair of the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Social Policy and Legal Affairs to undertake an inquiry into surrogacy arrangements. The terms of reference for the inquiry are set out below.
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The Attorney General will be introducing new measures to provide greater protections for Australian affected by family violence to improve the response of the family law system to family violence together with other changes to the Family Law system.
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The ABC ran a radio program on 16 June 2015 which examines the emergence of marriage equality around the world.