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    QLD Family Law Act question

    Hi My ex has directed me to legislation in the family law act that states: 65DAE No need to consult on issues that are not major long-term issues (1) If a child is spending time with a person at a particular time under a parenting order, the order is taken not to require the person to...
  2. Patience

    WA Family Law - Appropriate Footwear for Son?

    Hey guys, This is a really silly question so I understand might get a lot of roll eyes here.. Basically the last 2x visits I've had with my 18-month-old son, I've been accused of not putting appropriate foot wear on him and this has lead to him getting splinters, which a doctor has had to...
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    NSW Grandparents Rights of Non-resident Grandparents?

    Hello, My wife has just received a letter from the Family Relationship Advice Line ("An Australian Government Initiative") informing her that her France-based mother (French citizen) wanted to start a Family Dispute Resolution (under the Family Law Act 1975) to see her 2 grandchildren (5 and...
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    QLD Family Law - Legal to Publish Family Report at Magistrates Court?

    Hi All First of all thank you in advance for any feedback. I would like to know if the other party had committed an offence as per the Family Law Act 1975, Section 121 by releasing the full Family Report to the Magistrate Court as evidence for a DVO, without authorisation by the Federal Court...
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    Do artificial insemination donors have the legal rights of a parent?

    i.e. can they demand time with child, do they have decision making powers (changing childs name, medical/schooling decisions), or can the intended 'parents' essentially remove the donor from the child's life? Is this answer affected in relation to homosexual partners? Regards
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    NSW Consent Orders - Am I Being Unreasonable?

    So this is my 1st post here and after doing some research of the Family Law Act 1975 (specifically s60cc). I need some quick help. My wife and I separated in August 2015. I had previously devised a Parenting Plan in September 2015, however, my ex did not / refused to sign this and subsequently...
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    WA Clarification of Family Law Act?

    Can someone confirm what the highlighted section below means exactly? Thanks (3) In taking into account the income, earning capacity, property and financial resources of the mother, the court must disregard any entitlement of the mother to an income tested pension, allowance or benefit...
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    VIC Is Intervention Order Given More Priority than Parenting Orders?

    Hi all, Glad to be on board here and what a fantastic idea. Wanting help with what's probably a basic question, however, my separated partner and I (still my Wife) have Parenting Orders in place for our 4-year-old child, which were issued by the Family Law Court under the Family Law Act and...
  9. K

    VIC Family Court - Investigate Family Violence and Place Intervention Orders?

    Hi. I am a single mum with 3 children who live with me. I have been financially responsible for everything, thus I am not in a financial position to pay for a lawyer myself. I am so involved with raising 3 kids myself that I cannot do it myself. I get very anxious and have PTSD from Domestic...
  10. VIC How to Prove Parentage of Newborn Under Family Law Act?

    Hi there, Hi there I have a question regarding the family law act. What happens when you can't register a new birth to get a birth certificate for your child because the mother died during childbirth and didn't elect who the father was? Despite me telling Births, Deaths, Marriages Victoria...