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Preview Kinship carer and trust account

Trust money and who gains control after I die

Kinship 1 16
Preview Stay at home Dad wants to keep the kid livi… Augustus 3 50
Preview For a male is it worth fighting in the lega… raheen 3 73
Preview Grandparents keeping children from father w… Camden 9 143
Preview School enrolment dispute Carlton 1 98
Preview Filling out a Financial Statement Leo Jay 1 92
Preview Apply to have FVRO cancelled zed! 3 146
ocf_emoticons/blink Preview Assessment of mental health on future earni…

Court's likely assessment of future earning capacity reduced by mental illness (depression and anxiety)

rogermoore 5 186
Preview Alleged Sexual Abuse & DoCS 4mydaughter 13 2,933
Preview Orders and hospitals Hot topic

Parenting orders and hospital

Dbt 18 636
Preview Lawyers debt in financial statement Guest 5 335
Preview Property settlement split for Dad Sonofagun1988 4 426
Preview Getting interim orders to protect my kids Guest 3 302
Preview Family Report help.worried 8 1,959
Preview Application dismissed-why/how yet more inju… fotsyfots 11 651
Preview Non Agency payments

whats fair

James1975 5 519
Preview Children deciding parents - where did this… Novantic 6 536
Preview Can an advocate hire another advocate for a… kabirthapar 1 282
Preview psych evaluations Novantic 14 911
Preview What age can children decide? Tagranor 9 3,283
Preview Urgent Recovery Orders Guest 4 473
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Erica R 4 491
Preview Legal Term - procedural fairness? Novantic 5 526
Preview Does anyone know a good Barrister/Lawyer
John0 45 16,250
Preview Regulation 7 Novantic 2 585
Preview which forms to file ?? fotsyfots 1 362
Preview "Gazetted school holiday period" vs "School… Roschy 7 5,704
Preview Consent orders - are they checked for 'fair… Boots 4 822
Preview Failed mediation what next? mystikmind 3 716
Preview Property settlement and Japan Michael55 3 506
Preview What to do about doctor visits being kept s… Novantic 2 468
Preview Advice re parenting plan

Stepdaughter moved in, now need to learn how to draw up a parenting plan!

mmnjje 10 860
ocf_emoticons/angry Preview If you want to Remove an ICL, here's what y…

The objective of this research was to inquire into the experiences of parents with ICLs within the Australian Family Law System, in order to determine how effective ICLs are in discharging their primary responsibility

flex 1 561
Preview To file or not to file?

Four years after consent orders some things need to change.

The Wolf 8 1,025
Preview Advice/information regarding children's cho…

Children wanting to live with their father, what to do?

mmnjje 17 1,054
ocf_emoticons/cheeky Preview Seeking Relocation Order

Advice on how to amend Form 1 Application to include relocation

Piratical 4 557
Preview Changes to Family Law in mid Jan concerning… Novantic 5 1,143
Preview Rich husband ordered to split $40m with ex-… SammiSez 4 738
Preview Family Law in more modern relationship styles

I set-up my life so I would never combine assets with my future wife, well I tried!!

Steve456 3 853
Preview The Perfect Offshore Asset Protecion Plan S… Steve456 1 349

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