Australia's pre-eminent specialist family law firm
27 August 2020
Lending for Love (not Loss)
In times where adult children are living at home longer, it has become more common for them to borrow from the 'Bank of Mum and Dad' to get a foot in the door of the property market. But what happens when those adult children separate from their partner, and mum and dad want their money back?
13 August 2020
Safe as Houses
The economic instability caused by the Covid-19 global pandemic is starting to impact Australian home values, especially those in capital cities. What happens when separating parties have already agreed on the sale of a property as part of a family law settlement? Does the changing financial landscape provide scope for parties to overturn previous agreements?
12 June 2020
Arbitration: the Other New Normal?
Arbitration has been an option for resolving family law disputes for a number of years now, but so far the uptake has been slow. Amidst the many changes to our lives and legal system during the COVID-19 pandemic was the introduction of the ‘National Arbitration List’ in the Family Court of Australia and Federal Circuit Court of Australia.
17 April 2020
Unmasked! Family Law and COVID-19
We’re sharing our expertise by providing answers to some of the most common questions about family law in the era of Covid-19.
11 February 2020
For Richer or Poorer. Is Marriage Forever?
For richer or poorer, ‘til death do us part. Sound familiar? You’ve probably heard it before at a friend’s wedding. But how many people really mean it?
22 November 2019
At Pearson Emerson we have been using a collaborative model to resolve family law disputes for a number of years. The process allows you the opportunity to move on to the next stage of your life ensuring your integrity and dignity remain intact.
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