Why Grey Divorce Is On The Rise

Why Grey Divorce Is On The Rise

Divorce in later life, or grey divorce as it has been otherwise coined, is a phenomenon that is rising. In 2014 in the United States, people age 50 and above were twice as likely to go through a divorce than in 1990, according to the National Center for Family and...
Divorce Assets: Don’t Try To Hide Them

Divorce Assets: Don’t Try To Hide Them

It can be tempting for those going through a divorce, especially where there are high stakes involved, to hide the divorce assets so that their ex-spouse can’t lay claim to them. A Swiss businessman has been accused of stealing $25 million worth of artworks from...
Chinese Domestic Violence Law Introduced

Chinese Domestic Violence Law Introduced

Chinese domestic violence has now been recognised by law as an offence. On December 27, 2015, the standing committee of China’s National People’s Congress adopted the Anti-Domestic Violence Law, defining family abuse as a legal concept and enacting a...
What’s Your Risk of Divorce?

What’s Your Risk of Divorce?

A new study has analysed risk of divorce in relation to age, ethnicity and employment status. The first thing to note is that the divorce rate isn’t climbing out of control, as is commonly believed. That’s because the easy way to calculate the number of failed...
Domestic Violence Crisis in Australia

Domestic Violence Crisis in Australia

Despite increased awareness and efforts by the government, the domestic violence crisis in Australia continues unabated. In conjunction with White Ribbon Day, an awareness campaign to fight violence by men against women, in 2015, the ABC aired a two-part documentary...
Five Divorce Mistakes Parents Make

Five Divorce Mistakes Parents Make

There are five common divorce mistakes made by parents as they navigate their separation. Divorce is often a traumatic event for everyone involved, including your children. If divorce is handled thoughtfully, children manage the change in circumstances well....