Free Webinar for Public “The Family Law Court Merger Explained”
There has been a lot of news in the media about changes to the Family Court. The laws have been passed and the court merger is to start in September 2021. Find out in this not-to-be-missed short and sharp webinar update. So what’s going on? What will be changing and when?
This timely webinar presentation by Tiela Morrison, solicitor from Michael Lynch Family Lawyers, is sure to get your questions answered.
WHEN: 1-2pm, Tuesday, 3 August 2021. Registration link is coming soon, stay tuned.
Free Webinar for Accountants “Dangers in Divorce – Property Settlements Traps”
This webinar for Accountants provides practical information to help you and your client. The presentation focusses on some of the common issues and frequent traps that come up in divorce property settlements, such as:
• How is superannuation considered?
• Treatment of gifts, loans, lottery wins and inheritances;
• How a Court assesses post separation contributions;
• Special Contributions- does the entrepreneurial spouse receive more?
This presentation will provide easy to understand information and practical tips to demystify this area of family law. This understanding will help you better help your clients.
WHEN: 1-2pm, Tuesday, 17 August 2021. Registration link is coming soon, stay tuned.
Free Webinar for Accountants “De facto Breakups and Money”
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 Breakups and Money”. This presentation provides practical and easy-to-understand answers.
WHEN: 1-2pm, Tuesday, 24 August 2021. Registration link is coming soon, stay tuned.
Free Webinar for Accountants “Determining Percentage Entitlements in Property Settlement”
There is no 50%/50% presumption or (even) starting point when it comes to how property is divided between divorcing couples. The percentage is determined by looking at the “contributions” each party has made. This is an inexact science and will vary for every couple.
This webinar will look at:
– The main categories of contribution and particularly how “financial and non-financial contributions” are treated.
– What is “future needs” and how is it treated?
– The treatment of gifts, inheritances, personal injury payments, redundancy payments and other common questions.
This presentation will provide easy to understand information and practical tips to demystify this area of family law, and will help you better help your clients.
WHEN: 1-2pm, Tuesday, 31 August 2021. Registration link is coming soon, stay tuned.
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If any of the upcoming or past webinar topics are of interest to you and your staff, our solicitors can also come and present to you at your next professional training event. Please feel free to give us a call (07) 3221 4300 to discuss.