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When is a “sperm donor” considered a parent?

By Amy Bush The High Court has brought the concept of parenthood into sharp focus, by determining that Robert Masson*, the appellant in Masson v Parsons and Ors…

Things to do before you see your lawyer to discuss financial matters

Legal advice and/or representation following the breakdown of a relation is so important, however it can also be costly.

Consent orders or financial agreement: Which one is right for you?

Reaching agreement in relation to financial matters following separation is always a more desirable option than litigation and the financial, time and emotional…

Seeking a stay of Australian proceedings due to pending foreign proceedings

Approximately one million Australian citizens reside abroad at any given time.  Many of these Australians form connections with the countries in which they resi…