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What happens to the Engagement Ring at Separation?

Sunday, 5 August, 2018
what happens to the engagement ring at separation

Historically, the Courts took the view that if the engagement ring was made in contemplation of marriage and the marriage did not then proceed, then the ring must be returned.

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Do I need a lawyer?

Tuesday, 31 July, 2018
do i need a lawyer

How the right representation can guide you through the process of achieving a property settlement.

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What To Think About When Preparing A Will

Wednesday, 11 July, 2018
what to think about when preparing a will

There are three essential things to consider when preparing a Will.

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Think of the children!

Wednesday, 11 July, 2018
consider the effects of your disputes upon your children

Separation can often lead to feelings of bitterness and resentment between parents.

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The ongoing costs of a one night stand.

Tuesday, 26 June, 2018
ongoing costs of a one night stand - mainentance and expenses of being a mother,  child support and property settlement

Online dating has increasingly become a more widely accepted way of meeting people. Many users report using dating apps for one-night stands and never speak to their match again. But what if your one-night stand turned into a pregnancy or as some people are referring to it, a ‘Tinder Surprise!’

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Child Support Agreements

Thursday, 31 May, 2018
child support agreements

Parents can make a child support agreement either prescribing the amount of child support to be paid or altering an administrative assessment. Agreements can be made in relation to payment of child support by periodic and lump sum payments.

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Tuesday, 8 May, 2018
Let’s Start at the Beginning- What is a Will?

It's important to have a will. It allows you to choose what happens to your assets upon your death and makes the process easier for your family.

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Adult Child Maintenance

Thursday, 1 March, 2018
adult child maintenance

If a child or children over 18 can’t support themselves they can still receive financial support for education expenses or if they have a mental or physical disability.

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Why Choose Collaborative Practice

Wednesday, 28 February, 2018
why choose collaborative practice

Increasing delays in the Family Law litigation and high legal costs have led lawyers and their clients to consider an alternate way of resolving family law disputes.

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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.