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    VIC Separation - Parent Wanting My Home in Their Property Pool?

    I'll keep this short and to the point: My (former) mother and father are having a 'property separation' in the Federal Circuit/ Family Court. My (former) mother started proceedings against my father and she has listed me as a secondary. She's demanding that I sign my home onto her. 5 years...
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    SA Questions Regarding Separation and Property Settlement?

    Hi, I'm currently separated after my wife of 9 years walked out. She has gone to a solicitor to arrange a separation of finance and assets and I’ve been sent an offer. While I don’t totally agree with the offer, any changes wouldn’t change the financial aspect of things. I have 3 questions...
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    QLD Defendants Rights with Legal Representation

    Good evening all, I recently appeared in Court due to a charge of Domestic Violence from my former spouse. Prior to Court proceedings I provided my Legal Counsel with 27 pages of documentation and evidence that my former spouse had completely lied about any and all forms of Domestic Violence...
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    Self represent or legal representation?

    Hi, i started off with a lawyer but took some bad advice and so did my ex in a parenting order case that has been ongoing since Feb this year - we are still in current interim orders but the last hearing the judge told me to apply to amend existing orders and to present an affidavit to support...
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    QLD Legal representation

    Hi I travel alot for work and i run a small business as a sole trader. If i wanted to take a client to court magistrates for small claim of around 4k and they set a hearing date and I am not able to attend that date. Am i allowed to have a friend or family member attend on my behalf to...
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    QLD Could Police be Exposing Children to Danger?

    Anything done knowing likely to cause harm to a child under 7 attracts a up to 2 years. So what about bicycle helmets that are not recommended for outdoor use without a 710CM sunshade? If the police force my children to use these bicycle helmets which may not be modified, do they commit a more...
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    VIC Westpac Unconscionable or Negligence?

    Hello, If anyone can provide any information about legal assistance for my situation I would very much appreciate it. I'm currently involved in a dispute with Westpac regarding a Generated Transaction ("GEN TXN") overdrawing my account and taking my entire Disability Support Pension five days...
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    QLD Awaiting Legal Representation - Can Family Law Matter Proceed?

    Hi, I have advised my ex's lawyer in writing that I am awaiting the result of a legal aid application prior to responding to their correspondence re child consent orders. Despite advising I would not hear before the 27th November and would respond by the 4th December, their lawyer has sent me...
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    VIC Property Law - Reclaiming Possession Of My Property from Ex?

    I sincerely apologise for the lengthy information I am providing you, I would consider more accurate and detailed answers for you knowing all the facts. I am currently on disability payments from Centrelink following a work accident in 2009. I cannot work due to my injuries and have been assets...