Advice - March 2016

Spousal Maintenance


Spousal maintenance (sometimes called spousal support), is ongoing financial support provided by one party to another when a relationship ends. This includes marriages, civil unions and de facto...Read More

Dating or de facto relationship?


Kate and Will have shared a house for four years. They each have jobs and their own bank accounts. They have their own bedrooms. They pay an equal share of the rent and share the housework.   Are...Read More

Disclosure of Trusts and Beneficiaries


To disclose, or not to disclose? That is the question regarding Trusts and Beneficiaries.Recent Court of Appeal case regarding this issue:   Erceg v Erceg.  It was held that regardless of...Read More