Understanding Australian Law

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Understanding Australian Law

Hello, my name is Nigel and this is my law blog. The law can be a complicated and complex thing to try and understand, especially if you are not a trained lawyer. I am not a legal professional but I take a deep interest in the law. It all started when my uncle was involved in a lengthy court case and I decided to find out a little bit more about it. I started reading a legal book and didn't stop. I am fascinated by the law so I decided to start a blog so I could share my passion with others.

Top Tips When Divorcing Your Spouse

Divorcing your partner can be a complicated affair. In most cases, divorcing couples have a difficult time drafting consent orders and property settlement contracts. Read this guide for some tips on how to have a stress-free divorce.  Check Your State's Requirements In Australia, you will need to meet the following requirements before seeking divorce:  Your marriage must be legal and recognised under Australian law. It is an essential consideration if you were married outside the country. Read More 

Can a DNA Test Help You to Mount a Will Dispute?

Do you believe that you have been left out of a particular person's will, and should be eligible to inherit? This may have been an oversight on the part of the deceased individual and especially if you had been estranged for some time. Could you use DNA testing to prove your case and get access to that property, and how difficult could the will dispute process be? DNA Testing Sometimes, individuals are separated from their true parents at birth and never get to meet them throughout their life. Read More