A Costs Agreement and Disclosure Statement is the initial documentation that a client will receive from law practice. It is advisable to peruse the documentation carefully prior to executing and … [Read more...] about Have you read the ‘Costs and Disclosure Agreement’ from your lawyer and do you know your rights?
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In the highly unusual circumstances now faced by Australian parents and carers, COVID-19 is having a significant impact upon public services. This includes the operation of the Court and the family … [Read more...] about Top 10 Guide for Separated Parents During COVID-19
Unfortunately, the current COVID-19 situation and the need to self-isolate at home has resulted in a surge of domestic violence incidents where partners in abusive relationships are living in greater … [Read more...] about 6 tips for those experiencing domestic violence during COVID-19
The Australian legal system places a high value on openness and transparency, and the idea of ‘open justice’ is a fundamental rule of the common law. This is why normally we have open courts, where … [Read more...] about COVID-19 and Open Justice
Domestic Violence is a pattern of abusive behaviour through which a person seeks to control and dominate another person. Apart from physical violence, domestic violence includes sexual, emotional, … [Read more...] about Is staying at home more dangerous to some than COVID-19?
On 2 April 2020, the Australian Government announced a Early Childhood Education and Care Relief Package with payments to be made directly to child care services and early childhood education … [Read more...] about Child Care Relief Package Announced by Government to Assist Working Parents
The current pandemic is having an enormous impact on Australian families, particularly those who currently have family law orders to follow through. What is expected by the Court during this … [Read more...] about Parenting Orders during COVID-19
The Covid-19 pandemic has plunged the nation into uncertainty on two fronts: health, and the economy. Thousands of Australian workers had their hours reduced, been stood down, or had their … [Read more...] about Have you been STOOD DOWN or TERMINATED?