Estate Planning Following Divorce

Estate Planning Following Divorce

 If you’re thinking about separation and divorce, you should also be thinking about estate planning following divorce. Where there is heightened emotions, it’s something that is easy to forget. But failure to reconsider your estate planning following...
Fighting Domestic Violence in Asia Pacific

Fighting Domestic Violence in Asia Pacific

Fighting domestic violence continues to be an issue for Australia’s immediate neighbours in the Asia-Pacific region, where many developing nations do not have legislation making violence illegal. As a result, family violence is widespread, but an Australian...
How To End Your Marriage With Dignity

How To End Your Marriage With Dignity

If you have decided to end your marriage, there are ways you can do it that will limit the damage done to all parties, including your children. If you can, it’s good to end your marriage with integrity, clarity and respect for your former spouse and remember...
Medical Treatment for Children

Medical Treatment for Children

One big issue that often comes up after parents divorce is what happens when the child requires medical treatment. Should both parents be required to consent to medical treatment? What if the parents fundamentally disagree about what medical intervention should be...
New Choking Campaign Recommended

New Choking Campaign Recommended

A “One punch can kill”-style campaign should be considered for the risks of choking in a domestic violence situation, a Queensland coroner says. Coroner David O’Connell made the recommendations while handing down his findings following an inquest...