It is the beginning of a new year and as a general rule at Collective Family Law we receive lots of enquiries from people wanting […]
In parenting proceedings before, pursuant to the Family Law Act 1975 (Cth) (as amended) (“the Act”), the Family Law Courts in Australia Courts are required […]
If you are the one that is leaving the family home, it is important that you put a few things in place and be as […]
You have separated and now you might be wondering what to do next. Not every separation needs to be dramatic and if both parties keep […]
Where Do You Stand Legally?
It is really important that you have clarity around your legal issues, knowledge is power. When you understand your rights and obligations, […]
If you are going through a separation or divorce, you may be wondering what type of property is included in the property pool for division. Often […]
The four step process is outlined in the Family Law Act and is the exercise undertaken by family law Courts in determining what, if any, […]
The answer to this question slightly differs depending on whether you have Court Orders regarding care arrangements for your children or not. However, in any […]
How can a Domestic Violence Order Help Me?
If you or someone you know has suffered from domestic or family violence, a Domestic Violence Order (“DVO”), […]
Going to Court for your family law matter can be costly, time-consuming, and stressful. Therefore, it is usually beneficial to settle before commencing Court proceedings […]