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What is the difference between a Parenting Order and Adoption?

Date: 03 Mar 2017, Filed under: Family Law, Children, Agreements

Adoption is the legal process where a child joins and becomes a recognised member of a family. In these circumstances, adoptive parents assume all legal...

The Need for Speed? – Post-Separation Settlement

Date: 10 Feb 2017, Filed under: Family Law, Divorce, Separation, Property Settlement, Agreements

As highlighted in my previous article “Why do I need a Family Lawyer?”, a failure to finalise your property settlement with your former spouse/partner...

Breaching Parenting Orders

Date: 20 Jun 2016, Filed under: Family Law, Divorce, Children, Agreements

Breaching a parenting order is a serious matter. As a parenting order is a court order, all parties involved must comply it with. Non-compliance with a...


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