Tag: Property law

What is Property Settlement in the Context of Family Law?

Following a relationship breakdown comes the often-complex task of property division. Here, our Melbourne-based Family Lawyers explain the basics of property settlement to help guide you – whether your situation is amicable, hostile or somewhere in between.  What is Family Law? In Australia, the family law system, including the Family Law Act 1975, exists to […]

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Lawyer-prepared vs DIY Will Kits – Things to consider when preparing your Will

A new year is here, and it might be that you’re thinking about the future by preparing your Will. If you haven’t ever considered it, it’s never too early to do so. If you’ve decided to write your Will, you have two options of how to go about creating one; via a DIY home Will […]

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Wanting to oppose a development in your local area?

Part of buying your own home is selecting the neighbourhood you will live in, and the feel of the area and the local community.  With Melbourne’s population exploding, however, it’s no surprise that there is a push for bigger residential and commercial developments in even traditionally more outer suburbs.  If you have a concern about […]

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