VIC Will Wife be Entitled to Father's Assets as Property Settlement?

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simon78

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28 December 2016
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Sadly, I am about to file for a divorce from my wife. I personally do not own any property or any other valuable assets at this point, however, I am wondering if she still might be able to make a claim for my my and my family's assets either now or in the future.

We lived together for 8 months in my father’s home (with my father) and we then rented a place together for another 6 months before we separated.

After we divorce, would my ex-wife be entitled to claim any assets from my father now or myself in the future when I acquire assets as property settlement?

Thank you
 

sammy01

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27 September 2015
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I'm guessing you're talking about possible future inheritance? Then the answer is no.

Assuming there are no kids then because the marriage was short neither of you have a great claim on the other's assets.