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Does Australian Law Apply?

Tuesday, 23 January, 2024

When people separate after being married or in a de facto relationship, the laws relating to the re-distribution of property after that separation will vary depending upon the choice of Court to determine the issues between them.

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Parentage

Tuesday, 12 December, 2023

Section 69V of the Family Law Act 1975 (FLA) provides that where the parentage of a child is in issue, the court may make an order requiring any person to give material evidence.

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Support the fight against cancer!

Monday, 23 October, 2023

Christopher is riding to support the fight against cancer!

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Help! I am the executor!

Friday, 20 October, 2023

If you are appointed as an executor, you may need to learn how to administer a deceased's estate.

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Choice of School – Ask the child

Thursday, 12 October, 2023

Choosing a child's school is a parenting matter under the Family Law Act

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Where Is My Gift?

Monday, 10 July, 2023

What happens when something that is left in a will is no longer available at the time of the will-maker’s death?

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Secret Recordings in Parenting Matters

Wednesday, 7 June, 2023

The Commonwealth Evidence Act provides that illegally obtained secret recordings are not admissible in Family Law cases unless the benefit of the evidence outweighs the undesirability of admitting illegally obtained evidence.

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Parental Responsibility

Wednesday, 31 May, 2023

Parental responsibility in relation to a child means all the duties, powers, responsibilities and authority which, by law, parents have in relation to their children.

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Do you live remotely, interstate or overseas and require family law assistance?

Wednesday, 10 May, 2023

Swan Family Lawyers assists a number of clients who reside in country areas, interstate or even overseas.

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Informal Property Settlement Agreements

Tuesday, 9 May, 2023

The fact that parties enter into an informal arrangement to divide their property does not preclude either party from applying for orders for property settlement under the provisions of the Family Law Act

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Disclaimer: The information contained in this blog is for informational purposes only and is not legal advice. Nothing in this blog should be deemed to create or constitute a solicitor-client relationship between any readers and Swan Family Lawyers. A solicitor-client relationship is created only when this firm agrees to represent someone and a written engagement agreement or engagement letter is signed by both the client and solicitor. In all cases, the reader should consult his or her own solicitor for advice. The information in this blog is based on Australian law.