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Defacto husband tries to avoid financial commitments by denying relationship. Why would you do that?

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No time ordered with father. psychological impact on child considered

Children – Interim hearing – Contested allegations of family violence –Father’s prior conviction for two serious assaults on mother – ICL supported supervised time – Father to spend no supervised or other time with 2 year old child due to risk of psychological harm to child In Churchill & Wileman [2014] FCCA 1047 (10 April […]

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Wife spends $137,421 of husbands superannuation payment without his knowledge

Court sets financial agreement aside where wife used funds which was husband’s “separate property” In Gregory [2014] FCCA 106 (24 January 2014, published June 2014) Judge Baumann considered whether a financial agreement should be set aside in the context of a wife who “without the knowledge or consent of the husband” obtained the husband’s superannuation […]

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Court overturns Financial Agreement signed 2 days before marriage

Court sets aside s 90B agreement where it was signed 2 days before the wedding – Duress, undue influence and unconscionable conduct established In the case of Parkes [2014] FCCA 102 (24 January 2014) Judge Phipps considered a s 90B financial agreement where the wife accepted “that all the relevant requirements under [Part VIIIA] were […]

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