Dollar-for-dollar orders: levelling the playing field or a matter of opinion?

The desirability of legal representation for both parties and achieving fairness in access to representation underpin the concept of dollar-for-dollar cost orders.

Family law: October 2021

Reporting and analysis of recent family law decisions. By CRAIG NICOL and KELEIGH ROBINSON

Family law: September 2021

Reporting and analysis of recent family law decisions. By CRAIG NICOL and KELEIGH ROBINSON

Family law: August 2021

Reporting and analysis of recent family law decisions. By CRAIG NICOL and KELEIGH ROBINSON

Family law: July 2021

Reporting and analysis of recent family law decisions. By CRAIG NICOL and KELEIGH ROBINSON

Federal Budget will fund more Family Court judges, improve services for domestic violence

The number of federally funded judges in the Family Court and Federal Circuit Court of Australia will jump to 111 nationally, up from 101.

Family law: June 2021

Reporting and analysis of recent family law decisions. By CRAIG NICOL and KELEIGH ROBINSON

Ten new family court judges, improved services for domestic violence

The number of federally funded judges in the Family Court and Federal Circuit Court of Australia will jump to 111 nationally, up from 101.

Family law: May 2021

Reporting and analysis of recent family law decisions. By CRAIG NICOL and KELEIGH ROBINSON

Family law land transfers where one party is self-represented

How to handle the dilemma of unrepresented parties in electronic property settlements.