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Owner-builder

Liability for defects after sale Owner-builders are subject to significant obligations under the Building Act 1993 (Vic) when selling their home. What is not sufficiently understood is the continuing liability that owner-builders face with respect to any defects which...

Separating from your spouse… who will get the kids?

A common concern for a parent experiencing a relationship breakdown is how to sort out arrangements for their children.  Once an agreement has been reached between separating parents, these arrangements can be drawn up as Parenting Orders or a Parenting Plan. However,...

Family Law Act now covers parties in de facto relationship

The Family Law Act has been amended to provide that parties in de facto relationships, whether heterosexual or same sex, who separate after 1 March 2009, will have their property and maintenance matters dealt with under the Family Law Act (although certain exceptions...