Is it possible for Grandparents to be the sole custodians of their Grandchildren, if the parents are unable to reach an amicable solution to child custody?
I am going through a divorce and have never had a job outside of the home. Will this affect my settlement? I am not qualified in any profession and will have to take a course or go to TAFE to get qualified in something. But how can I do this if I need to work to pay the bills?
Under the Family Law Act there is a presumption of equal shared parental responsibility. In essence this means that, unless there are family violence issues, the court must apply the presumption that it is in the best interests of the child, for the child’s parents to have equal shared parental responsibility.
Over 50 years ago I gave up a child for adoption. I now have had an agency call me asking questions on behalf of my child to get back in touch. Are you able to tell me my rights and how do I know they don’t want to just come and see what money I have?
Are there any laws in place to stop my husband taking my children out of the country on holidays? We are divorced and I’m afraid I may not see them again. More
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