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Category: Family Law Questions

Can I Take The Kids And Not Tell Hubby?

One of the most common questions we are asked is… Can I take the kids and not tell my husband/ wife or partner? Unfortunately in most circumstances “NO”.  If the...

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By Aylward Game Oct 7, 2014 Family Law Blog

Divorce Rates in Australia

QUESTION: Which Australian State or Territory has the highest number percentage of recorded divorce rates against marriages? ANSWER: Queensland had the highest crude divorce rate of 2.5 divorces per 1,000 estimated resident population, while...

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By Aylward Game Sep 2, 2014 Divorce

Child Custody Application and Sole Parental Responsibility

We are currently involved in a case in the Family Court involving a former army officer now suffering Post Traumatic Stress Disorder who served Australia in both East Timor and...

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By Aylward Game Aug 26, 2014 CHILD SAFETY

Financial settlement after separation

A recent case highlights why your financial positions should be sorted out as soon as possible. We have acted in a number of these cases and in each case the...

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By Aylward Game Aug 26, 2014 Divorce

Overseas financial agreements in Australia: Are they enforceable in Australia?

Overseas financial agreements in Australia: Are they enforceable in Australia? The short answer is No. If parties are living and working overseas any financial agreement they enter into in the...

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By Aylward Game Jul 27, 2014 Family Law Blog

Overseas maintenance agreements: Are they enforceable in Australia?

Overseas maintenance agreements: Are they enforceable in Australia? The short answer is Yes. Australia is a party to a number of international conventions and agreements regulating the recognition and enforcement...

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By Aylward Game Jul 27, 2014 Divorce

Gwyneth Paltrow And Chris Martin Separate Using The Collaborative Process Example They Call “Conscientious Uncoupling”

Collaborative Process Example: The following is a joint statement issued by Gwyneth and Chris on the breakdown in their relationship. It is with hearts full of sadness that we have...

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By Aylward Game May 19, 2014 Collaboration

Relationship Counselling in Family Law

Counselling can be of a great benefit in resolving problems arising from a breakdown in your relationship.  There are qualified counsellors in private practice as well as in government and community-based...

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By Aylward Game May 16, 2014 Collaboration

Decisions You May Need To Make When Considering A Separation In Your Relationship Engaging Brisbane Law Firms

Decisions You May Need To Make When Considering A Separation In Your Relationship Engaging Brisbane Law Firms. Weigh the financial consequences of remaining in the relationship or separating from the relationship What...

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By Aylward Game May 16, 2014 Divorce