News: Family Law

Family Violence and Family Law

The Family Court of Australia and the Federal Circuit Court of Australia (the Courts) take family violence very seriously. Part 1: Legislation and Definition of Family Violence Part 2: Principles Guiding Family Law Decisions Part 3: Children and Family Violence Part 4: Notifying the Family Court about Violence Part 5:

30/04/2021 Family Law

Domestic Violence and Intervention Orders

Part 1: What is Domestic Violence? Part 2: Intervention Orders and the Protected Person (Victim) Part 3: Intervention Orders for the Perpetrator (Alleged Abuser) Legislation: Intervention Orders (Prevention of Abuse) Act 2009 (SA) PART 1: What is domestic violence? Domestic violence is when someone close to you threatens you or

COVID Breach Contact Order

Family Law – COVID Breach Contact Orders – BREACH IS PERMISSIBLE IN CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES Matthews Lawyers 3/10 Gawler Street Mount Barker 5251 0401 269 091 The matter of KARDOS V HARMON (pseudonyms issued by the Court to protect the identity of the parties) came before His Honour, Judge McLelland on

12/06/2020 Family Law