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Confusion in the Brangelina parenting dispute

Confusion in the Brangelina parenting dispute

Whilst the vast majority of parenting disputes (at least in Australia) are not the subject of public scrutiny nor ...
Pre-Nups – not just for the rich and famous

Pre-Nups – not just for the rich and famous

Whilst we all knew that a “Pre-Nup” or Binding Financial Agreement between Mariah Carey and James Packer was ...
When Plans Change

When Plans Change

www.news.com.au reports today on the Australian Story program airing tonight featuring Gold Coaster Sally Faulkner ...
Celebrities Separating With Style

Celebrities Separating With Style

Another week, another celebrity break up.  This time it is Australia’s own Naomi Watts and Hollywood heavy ...
A Mother’s Love Makes Parenthood Dream a Reality

A Mother’s Love Makes Parenthood Dream a Reality

www.mamamia.com.au recently reported a heart-warming story of a Wollongong couple whose parenthood dreams are ...
How are assets acquired post separation considered in Australian Family Law courts

How are assets acquired post separation considered in Australian Family Law courts

www.news.com.au reports today that Brad Pitt intends to proceed with a multi-million dollar investment ...
Family Court rules against chemotherapy for terminally ill child

Family Court rules against chemotherapy for terminally ill child

Today the Family Court of Western Australia has followed the wishes of a terminally ill child’s parents in ...
How will our family business be taken into account in property settlement?

How will our family business be taken into account in property settlement?

An interest in a business, owned by either party to a relationship personally or through any form of corporate ...
Marino Law Promotes Promising Talent

Marino Law Promotes Promising Talent

Gold Coast based law firm Marino Law has announced it has promoted property and commercial expert Andrew Taylor to ...
ATO Clearance Certificates for Property Disposals

ATO Clearance Certificates for Property Disposals

Overview The Tax and Superannuation Laws Amendment (2015 Measures No.6) Act 2016 (Cth) came into effect on 1 July ...
Is your swimming pool compliant with current Queensland Laws?

Is your swimming pool compliant with current Queensland Laws?

On 1 December 2010, the Queensland Government undertook a complete overhaul of the laws for swimming pool safety ...
The Perils of Parenting Arrangements for Young Children

The Perils of Parenting Arrangements for Young Children

Family lawyers are generally well equipped to assist their clients in negotiating future parenting agreements for ...
When am I bound by contract?

When am I bound by contract?

The quick paced environment that is the commercial and legal realm, has seen email rapidly surpass traditional ...
Caveats in practice

Caveats in practice

A caveat is a formal notice that has the effect of prohibiting (amongst other things) the following without the ...
The Hidden Dangers of Finance Clauses in Contract for the Sale of Property

The Hidden Dangers of Finance Clauses in Contract for the Sale of Property

In Queensland, it is common for any person who enters into a contract to purchase a property, whether residential ...
Binding Financial Agreements – does your practitioner hold enough experience in family law?

Binding Financial Agreements – does your practitioner hold enough experience in family law?

Does your practitioner hold enough experience in the practice of family law to provide you with the independent ...

Data retention – What does it mean for you?

On 26 March 2015, new data retention laws were passed on the advice of the Parliamentary Joint Committee on ...

False or misleading representations in respect to property transactions

False and misleading representations in property transactions are governed by the Australian Consumer Law (ACL) ...

Gold Coast lesbian’s legal battle to be declared “mother” to her non-biological son

Recently, there was a landmark decision by the Family Court of Australia recognising that both parties to a ...

Real Estate Law News

This edition includes: Risk losing your commission for failure to complete Form 22 appointment Owner builder ...

Marino Law takes first step towards expansion – Gold Coast Bulletin

Marino Law takes first step towards expansion - Gold Coast Bulletin, 22 July 2013

Kokoda Challenge Success

 Partner of Marino Law conquers 96km Challenge - 13 July 2013 Congratulations to Rob Marino and the team for ...

Local Law No 17 – News

If you intend buying or selling residential waterfront property on the Gold Coast, take note of Local Law No.17 ...

Family Law News

How is your Separation affecting the Children? In the bitterness that often follows a separation, a parent will ...
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