Russell Crowe Sell’s Assets After Divorce

See below article about Russell Crowe selling memorabilia and collections following his divorce. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5427021/Russell-Crowe-auctions-movie-memorabilia-divorce.html When parties separate to effect a financial settlement they need to...

Good News for De-facto Super Claims

Click here to see the article by The West Australian about superannuation being treated the same for married and de-facto (including same sex) couples. Currently only married couples have superannuation treated like an asset (that can be “split”), where as...

Binding Financial Agreements

Binding Financial Agreements Click here to view the post by LJ Hooker on their Instagram page. When making significant property or business decisions it is always wise to avoid subsequent arguments or litigations (and costs and stress) and have the terms of your...

Family Court Legal Fees and Resources

Family Court Legal Fees and Resources. See attached an article of Holden Barlow’s Family Lawyers Perth colleague’s, Balmoral Legal. It is quite an interesting insight from a Family Lawyer and Commercial Lawyer as to the current problems people are facing...

When to get a Prenuptial Agreement

“For poorer, for richer, get a pre-nup” article by Noel Whitaker in the Perth Sunday Times this week was really interesting. It emphasised the need to get a family lawyer to certify these agreements, well prior to any planned wedding date! The article also highlights...

Family Law Reform Kills Conjugal Rights

Family Law Reform Kills Conjugal Rights. Family Law – proposed changes in bill by Brandis… The Family Law Act gives judges the power to “relieve’’ a husband or wife from “any obligation to perform marital services or render conjugal rights’’. Attorney-General...