Financial support after separation comes in different forms – not only is there child support and spouse maintenance, there is also scope for the financial support for children over 18yrs! Each of these areas are complex and frequently misunderstood and Accountants are often on the front line in getting questions about it.
How old does a child need to be before their wishes are heard? This is probably the most commonly asked question in Family Law.
Client confidentiality is a crucial part of practising as a relationship counsellor and yet it is widely misunderstood. With the increasing role of mediation and other forms of dispute resolution, the provisions of the Family Law Act have come under increasing scrutiny. In recent time we have seen a dramatic increase in the number of court cases in the area. [...]
It’s one of the most misunderstood concepts in Family Law – “What is a de facto relationship?” It is rarely simple and the treatment of property in de facto relationships has also always been a complex area. To address the common questions that accountants are likely to get from clients, we have created a new 1 hour Webinar. “De Facto [...]
Counsellors are often faced with the challenge of working with people through divorce, and consequently the impact it can have on their children. This webinar will guide you through various situations that your clients may encounter and provide insight and answers into some of the family law challenges.This will help you and your client. This webinar covers such areas as: Parenting [...]
This webinar for Accountants provides practical information to help you and your client. The presentation focusses on some of the frequent traps that come up in divorce property settlements. Covering common issues that arise in property settlements such as: • How is superannuation considered? • Treatment of gifts, loans, lottery wins and inheritances; • How a Court assesses post separation [...]
This webinar is designed for accountants to help develop a basic knowledge of the part you play in your client's divorce. Working with clients on an ongoing basis you are often the first port of call for advice when it comes to their finances and divorce; sometimes the answers are not as straight forward as you anticipated. There are specific [...]
Separation, it's one of the most difficult experiences of your life. So many questions. So many decisions. And so many well-intentioned friends giving you "good-advice". Accredited Family Law Specialist, Michael Lynch, shares some practical Family Law tips learnt from almost 20 years experience.