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Field & basson -  famcafc 32 this is an appeal on the division of the property made by the courts between a husband and wife following their divorce the wife, aged 47 and the husband, aged 48, were married in 1994 and separated in 2009. Family law overview although each person's story is unique, our team of highly specialised family lawyers have the extensive legal experience necessary to provide you with the right advice and best outcomes in all aspects of family law. Legal studies: family law about your notes author anna anna achieved an atar of 971 in 2015 while attending sefton high school and currently studying media (screen and sound production) at the university of new south wales. The case of william and jane, re  nswsc 1435 (6th december 2010) was the first same-sex adoption application to be heard in nsw, which depicted of two males applying to adopt a boy and a girl it is a legal requirement to receive the consent from the biological parents.
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You have pages and pages of notes on possible cases to use for the crime section of hsc legal studies at times, it can be a bit overwhelming to choose from hundreds of cases on the same topic. The other major law reform priorities for 2016, will be state and federal action and co-operation in family and domestic violence cases, and continuing controversy over whether there should be simplification of the parenting decision making pathway in part vii of the family law act. The family law act makes clear that: both parents are responsible for the care and welfare of their children until the children reach 18, and there is a presumption that arrangements which involve shared responsibilities and cooperation between the parents are in the best interests of the child. The family law practice elective is designed for students who anticipate undertaking family law work as a legal practitioner during the course students will 'meet' two family law clients by watching video recordings of the client's initial interview with an experienced family lawyer.
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The law is constantly changing and finding current information is vital use newspapers, journals, legislation, cases and government reports to find the latest information hsc at the library. After six years of a languishing divorce case, eric was fed up and decided to take action moving on from his family law attorney, who simply wasn't paying attention to his case or his needs eric was referred to us by another attorney who understood that family matters move forward with alacrity at our firm. The following case studies are based on real scenarios we have encountered in our collaborative law practice the names and details included, however, have been altered to protect confidentiality.