Binding Financial Agreements And Consent Orders – What’s The Difference?

Infographic BFA Consent Order

OK, we’re often asked what are the options for legal agreements following the breakdown of a marriage. So we’ve prepared a visual representation of the main differences between a consent order and a Binding Financial Agreement (BFA). As always, seek the advice of a lawyer to guide you through. Speak to our family law team today.

Sperm Donor Parental Rights

Sperm Donor Agreement Rights Sydney Family Lawyer

If you are planning to conceive using a sperm donation, or plan to be a donor, you should be aware of the legal implications. One of the issues to be addressed is:- Will the sperm donor have an ongoing relationship with the child, and will the donor be regarded as a “parent”? This question came … Read moreSperm Donor Parental Rights

Prenuptial Financial Agreements – Section 90B

Section 90B Prenuptial Agreement Lawyer Sydney

Financial agreements – valid and binding? Section 90B (pre-nuptial) Agreement Pre-nuptial agreements are one form of Financial Agreement parties can sign and which are enforceable under the Family Law Act. It can be challenging and cause stress for couples to broach the subject with each other, as it can appear to put a negative spin … Read morePrenuptial Financial Agreements – Section 90B

Hague Convention Lawyers

Hague Convention Lawyers International Child Abduction Lawyers Sydney

  INTERNATIONAL ABDUCTION My child has been wrongfully removed from Australia without my consent: what do I do? If your child has been wrongfully removed from Australia, an application may be possible for the return of the child, using the international treaty called “The Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction” (“the … Read moreHague Convention Lawyers

Parenting Arrangements

Parenting Arrangement Family Divorce Lawyers Sydney

Following separation, the arrangements for your children’s care can become contentious.  You and your former partner should preferably have discussions about those arrangements so that you can agree on issues such as, “How long will each parent spend with the children?”, and “Who decides where they go to school?”. If you can agree on those … Read moreParenting Arrangements

Shared Care in Social Distancing – Tips for parents

Shared Care in Lockdown Family Divorce Lawyer Sydney

How do you juggle shared care when you are in lockdown? For a lot of Australian parents who have found themselves recently separated or divorced, they are going through one of the most confusing and frustrating times of their lives. The Chief Judge, in a media release dated 26 March, encourages parties to “attempt to … Read moreShared Care in Social Distancing – Tips for parents

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