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Category: De Facto


Introduction You might be living with your partner in a cheerful relationship without any bindings or obligations of a formal marriage commitment. Or you might be in a relationship but...

By Aylward Game Jun 24, 2021 De Facto

The BIG Signs You Should Stop Trying To Co-parent With Your Ex

For your kids' sake and your own sanity. Relentless Demands and/ or Useless Communication Whether you've been separated/ divorced for 6 months or 6 years, the constant calls, texts, and...

By Aylward Game Nov 8, 2018 CHILD SAFETY

What Happens With Debts During a Separation or Divorce?

Are debts shared in the case of a divorce? It’s a natural question often asked when people are thinking of separating or are actually going through the separation process and...

By Aylward Game Sep 18, 2018 Courts

My Ex Won’t Let Me See My Children

Separation and divorce is a stressful and very confusing period of life. Stress levels are exacerbated even further when children are involved. Many marriages and de facto relationships that break...

By Aylward Game Apr 16, 2018 CHILD SAFETY

Husband Murders Wife For Property Settlement & Gets Just Settlement

Court’s interesting approach to property settlement after husband murders wife The Family Court of Australia has delivered judgment in Family Law property settlement proceedings brought by a wife who was...

By Aylward Game Dec 5, 2017 De Facto

Kanye Believe It Or Not? Kim Kardashian Can!

As reported recently in a 'very reliable' gossip magazine, Kim Kardashian and Kanye West’s marriage is on life support right now, but don’t expect a Court showdown if they do...

By Aylward Game Jul 6, 2016 CHILD SAFETY

How Do I Avoid The Family Courts – Part 1

About Alternative Dispute Resolution With the very long waiting lists to have your matter heard in the Federal Circuit Court and Family Court, Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) is on the...

By Aylward Game Mar 9, 2016 Collaboration

Are You In A De Facto Relationship?

Recognising The De Facto Relationship Status In November 2008 the Family Law Amendment (De Facto Financial Matters and Other Measures) Act came into being.  This meant that any couple living...

By Aylward Game Sep 29, 2015 De Facto

De Facto Separation – Did You Know?

De Facto Separation - Did You Know? Did you know that after separation in a de facto separation relationship that a separating party must bring an application in relation to...

By Aylward Game Aug 8, 2015 De Facto

Worth Having A Go: De Facto Dismissal

WORTH HAVING A GO: De Facto Dismissal A recent decision by De Facto Dismissal in the Family Court dealt with a man falling in love with a prostitute who he...

By Aylward Game Jun 27, 2015 De Facto