Application for Divorce

Application for Divorce In Australia, the principle of divorce is of no-fault. The Court will not consider why the marriage has ended, and only that the marriage broke down and that there us no reasonable chance the parties will reconcile.  Both the Family Court of Australia and the Federal Circuit…

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Family Law

Estate of the late Carney & Carney [2019] FamCAFC 166 (4 October 2019) Appeal by the estate of the deceased husband against property settlement orders.  The primary judge found that contributions of the husband and the wife to their property and to the welfare of the family were equal.  The…

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