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Think before you post: social media and family law disputes
  • HopgoodGanim
  • Australia
  • January 16 2018

For better or worse, social media is part of everyday life. It is extremely prevalent in modern society with platforms such as Facebook, Twitter


The perils of an outdated will
  • RadcliffesLeBrasseur
  • United Kingdom
  • January 16 2018

The recent case of Martin v Williams concerned the right of a cohabitee to make a claim for financial provision from her partner’s estate. It serves


High Court Rules on Conflict between Official Information Act and Privacy Act
  • Wilson Harle
  • New Zealand
  • January 16 2018

In Director of Human Rights Proceedings v Commissioner of Police the High Court had to resolve the inherent conflict between the aims of the


Substitution a possibility when tax liability involved
  • HopgoodGanim
  • Australia
  • January 16 2018

While there is no doubt that a taxation liability of one spouse can be taken into account as part of a property settlement, the Full Court has


Co-parenting - some tips from the stars
  • Brodies LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 12 2018

As a family lawyer, it is always enlightening to hear about examples of successful co-parenting. Over the Christmas period, divorced Drew Barrymore


Blaneys Ontario Court of Appeal Summaries
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada, Global
  • January 12 2018

In Trade Finance Solutions Inc. v. Equinox Global Limited, 2018 ONCA 12, the court enforced an arbitration clause in an insurance policy and stayed an


Got the new year relationship blues? Try a reconciliation contract
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • January 11 2018

Although the spike in divorce inquiries on the first working Monday of January is largely media myth, there is no doubt that many couples assess the


Bank of mum and dad
  • Birketts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 11 2018

As we know, relationships are complicated. People are getting married later - divorce and second marriages are more common. While protecting any


Controlling and Coercive Behaviour: Family and Criminal Proceedings update
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • January 11 2018

The criminal offence of controlling and coercive behaviour, pursuant to S.67 of the Serious Crime Act in an intimate or family


Breaking up is hard to do, but financial remedies courts will make it easier
  • Boodle Hatfield
  • United Kingdom
  • January 11 2018

Sir James Munby, a leading family law Judge and President of the Family Division, has announced that finance cases as a consequence of divorce should