July 25, 2017
Property Settlement After Separation

Property Settlement After Separation: How Does a Disparity in Earning Capacity Affect the Division of Matrimonial Property When There Is Little Property to Divide?

Property Settlement After Separation: The Implications of a Disparity in Income When There is Barely Enough Property to Achieve Justice Between the Parties High-earning, asset-poor people […]
July 25, 2017
Divorce Settlement With Children

Divorce Settlement With Children: Do Child Support Payments Compensate the Custodial Parent for Raising Children?

Divorce Settlement With Children: Child Support Payments, the Care of Children and Their Affect Upon the Court’s Assessment of the Parties’ Financial Circumstances One of the […]
July 19, 2017
Property Settlement After Separation

Divorce and Financial Settlement: Difference in Income May Support an Adjustment in Favour of the Lesser Earning Party

Divorce and Financial Settlement: Is Financial Need a Requirement for an Adjustment on the Basis of a Difference in Income? A disparity in the parties respective […]
July 17, 2017
Divorce Settlement Advice:

Divorce Settlement Advice: Does Looking After Your Partner’s Children Matter in a Property Dispute?

Divorce Settlement Advice: Is Caring for Your Partner’s Children Taken Into Account in Property Proceedings? With the emergence of blended families, one issue that often looms […]
March 22, 2017
non-disclosure property family law

Duty of Disclosure Family Law: The Court’s Approach to Non-Compliance in Property Proceedings

Duty of Disclosure Family Law: Dealing With Delinquent Litigants Parties to a property dispute are required to provide full and frank disclosures of their financial circumstances. […]
October 10, 2016
Divorce entitlements

Divorce entitlements: the property pool and adding back pre-mature distributions of property

Divorce entitlements: when should pre-mature distributions should be added back? This blog summaries the decision of Talbot & Talbot [2015] FamCAFC 132 as an example of […]