Understanding Consent Orders in Family Law Matters

If both parties have reached agreement about parenting and/or financial/property arrangements and want to formalise the agreement to make it binding, they can apply to the Family Court of Australia for consent orders. In previous articles we outlined the way in which financial agreements (also known as binding financial agreements and sometimes pre-nuptials) can be…

Understanding Family Law Financial Agreements – Part 3

In our previous articles on this topic we discussed the often poorly understood financial agreement (often called a binding financial agreement or pre-nuptial) within family law matters and in particular: Some background about financial agreements When financial agreements might be useful at the start of a relationship What matters a financial agreement can cover In…