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Commencing parenting proceedings-Family Court of Australia or Federal Circuit Court of Australia?

By Andrew Sauer A common question that arises is whether proceedings for parenting orders should be filed in the Family Court of Australia or the Federal Circui…

Religious issues in children’s matters

By Josephine Sergi This article explores how Family Courts have approached religious issues in child disputes, and will: broadly set out the legislation governi…

6 tips for protecting your Digital Security upon separation

By Deborah Wilson & Andrew Sauer Change your passwords! Many couples share passwords with each other at some point during their relationship. Further, with…

Preparing for Family Reports in Family Law proceedings

By Jin Wang What is a Family Report? The purpose of a family report is to assist the judge with decisions about the care arrangement for your child/ren. It may…