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Stacks Law Firm
In response to family law proceedings, the mother alleged that the father had subjected her to financial coercion.
Rostron Carlyle Rojas
Will disputes frequently involve testamentary capacity, eligibility to claim & whether proper provision has been made for a party.
Astor Legal
An ADVO is an order protecting a person from someone they have had a domestic relationship with. Questions about ADVOs answered.
Mellor Olsson Lawyers
A Critical Incident List will address urgent situations for children when a parent is not available to care for them.
Holman Webb
In most cases, payment out after death can only be made to either the legal personal representative, or a dependent.
Mellor Olsson Lawyers
A recent court order did permit one parent to vaccinate the child, despite an objection by the other parent.
Cooper Grace Ward
Recent case concerns BDBNs in SMSFs & whether they need to comply with technical requirements in the superannuation regulations.
Watkins Tapsell
This case highlights the importance of estate planning advice in relation to the distribution of your superannuation.
Bartier Perry
Recent case law highlights important lessons in relation to wills, de facto relationships and other inheritance issues.
HHG Legal Group
The Administration Act 1903 is the act which sets out how an estate is divided for a person who dies without a Will.
There could be issues as to who is considered the legal parent of a child born as the result of a surrogacy arrangement.
Holding Redlich
There are three ways for an executor to receive commission for administering a deceased estate.
Mellor Olsson Lawyers
Discusses what constitutes a de facto relationship and why it's important to understand if you are in one or not.
Kalus Kenny Intelex
In the 2008 decision of Kennon v Spry, the High Court of Australia clarified the approach for including assets held in discretionary trusts as property available for division in family law property settlements.
Cooper Grace Ward
A nesting arrangement is where the post-separation focus is on the children to keep them in the former matrimonial home.
Cooper Grace Ward
This edition of 'It depends' discusses appointing or removing beneficiaries of your family trust.
Stacks Law Firm
The NSW Companion Animals Act 1998 classifies all companion animals as property, & pets are treated as part of the property pool.
Outlines 5 key events that should trigger you to review and update your Will.
Ivy Law Group
What is a handshake agreement? Is it legal binding? Recent case & key takeaways.
HC recently considered case when a defacto relationship had broken down when one had dementia.
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