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July 2015

Family Law & Joint Parental Responsibility

By |July 28th, 2015|Child Custody, Child Support, Family Law, Family Resolution, Parenting|

In Family Law What Does Joint Parental Responsibility Mean? Joint parental responsibility is referred to as a presumption in Family Law because it is applied in every case unless there is evidence put forward by a party that proves equal shared parental responsibility is not in the best interests of [...]

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Superannuation & Separation

By |July 28th, 2015|Family Law, Separation, Superannuation|

After a marriage or relationship break down, dividing up the family assets is a very tough and emotional process for most couples. It is important that you get solid advice from a family law solicitor about what you may be entitled to, assets such as superannuation can be over looked [...]

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Family Dispute Resolution

By |July 28th, 2015|Family Law, Family Resolution, Firm News|

When children are involved in your separation and divorce you are required to attend compulsory family dispute resolution before accessing the court system. Family dispute resolution is used to negotiate an appropriate parenting plan. If an agreement can’t be reached, or family dispute resolution is inappropriate, a certificate is be [...]

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The Importance of Being Financially Informed

By |July 28th, 2015|Family Law, Family Resolution, Separation|

This year, I read a book written by Kim Kiyosaki called Rich Woman. Kim is the wife of Robert Kiyosaki the author of the famous book Rich Dad, Poor Dad. Kim is wealthy in her own right and is a savvy author and public speaker on financial issues for women. In [...]

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Family Law and Domestic Violence

By |July 28th, 2015|Domestic Violence, Family|

Domestic violence can occur in all spectrums of life, it does not discriminate. Sometimes it can be difficult to accept that you are a victim of domestic or family violence. Our team of Family Lawyers at Collective Family Law Group is very well equipped to assist you through the family [...]

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Family Law Mediation – How to Get the Best Out of It

By |July 28th, 2015|Family Law, Family Resolution|

At Collective Family Law Group we offer clients a range of processes to help our clients resolve their family law matters, whether the matter is regarding children or finances. These include using the court, negotiation, dispute resolution, and mediation. Mediation is a good way to help the parties investigate options [...]

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February 2015

Fee Fears

By |February 2nd, 2015|Family Law, Fees|

It can be frightening approaching a family law solicitor when you don't know how much it’s going to cost. Some people going through a separation won’t even go to a lawyer because they fear the cost. Before I became involved in the legal profession, I was one of these people [...]

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