The Australian Law Reform Commission released its discussion paper, Review of the Family Law System, on 2 October 2018. The Review covers a wide range of topics with feedback encouraged to provide a better outcome for those who find themselves embroiled in the system.
Are you considering travelling overseas with your family over the Australian summer school holidays? If there are parenting orders in place or court proceedings pending, we recommend you seek legal advice before travelling with your children, to ensure enjoyable and incident-free travel for your family.
Effective 1 August 2018, the Australian Fair Work Commission added five days of unpaid leave to all employees, including casual awards, to deal with family and domestic violence.
Along with the general pressures that arise during this time of year, separated parents must also remember that time is running out to agree to arrangements for the care of their children over the extended Christmas holiday period. With only ten weeks until Christmas. is the care of your children organised?