Author: familylawyersmackay

People might ask “what is spousal maintenance?”, the answer is quite simple: it is a financial assistance given by one ex-partner to the other if they are financially unstable. Spousal... Read More

After you are done with legal documents you can attend the family court. Do you know the family court process in Australia? What do you do after getting a date... Read More

Mediation and Arbitration are different terms. Here is the basic definition of both. Arbitration: In arbitration, a dispute is submitted after an agreement between both parties. It is given to one... Read More

Stats show that in Australia at least one-third of relationships end in divorce or separation. Usually, we don’t find accurate information about property settlement after divorce or separation. Different cases... Read More

The word surrogate means that a person trying to achieve output for another person. This person is simply a replacement. So in surrogate parenting, a married couple finds a substitute... Read More

By law, there are some defined duties, powers, authority and responsibilities of parents for their children. These are known as parental responsibility. The responsibilities include child’s growth, education and religion.... Read More

Grandparents have a great love for their grandchildren. They want to spend more time with them. But sometimes the parents don’t want their parents to see their children. It is... Read More

Collaborative Family Law Practice is an innovative, collaborative, and friendly alternative dispute resolution method. A constantly changing society and is increasingly collaborative requires today more than ever professionals (lawyers, mediators,... Read More

Divorce is a complicated process both from a moral and often from a material point of view. In most cases, the procedure is stressful, takes a lot of energy, nerves,... Read More

Parents have to contribute to the maintenance and education of their children. This is called the maintenance obligation and child support is an application of this obligation. Child support refers... Read More