Hiding Assets During Divorce

Hiding Assets During Divorce

A landmark case will land in the Supreme Court in Britain which may set a precedent for any person who is contemplating hiding assets during divorce proceedings. Two divorced women have joined forces to sue their ex-husbands for lying about their true wealth and...
Does Australia Need Clare’s Law?

Does Australia Need Clare’s Law?

Should Australia adopt Clare’s Law? Clare’s Law was passed in the United Kingdom and rolled out in March 2014, named after Clare Wood who died in 2009 at the hands of her violent, abusive boyfriend. The law allows the police to disclose information about a...
Technology Abuse Is Domestic Violence

Technology Abuse Is Domestic Violence

Make no mistake about it – technology abuse is domestic violence. It’s a newer form of abuse, but when misused, technology can be as dangerous as more traditional forms of domestic violence. When we hear the words domestic violence, we immediately think of...
Spousal Maintenance and A Huge Mistake

Spousal Maintenance and A Huge Mistake

The ex-wife of a South Australian millionaire has been ordered to pay back $200,000 in spousal maintenance payments. The couple split in 2013 amid claims of domestic violence, and the wife launched legal action seeking the family home, custody of the children and...
Why You Should Wait to Get Married

Why You Should Wait to Get Married

Research has discovered that if you want to reduce your risk of divorce, there is an optimum age at which to get married. We’ve been told for many years by social researchers that delaying marriage has been the best way to avoid divorce. That’s because the...