Perth Family Law and a Child’s Wishes in Relocation

A child’s wishes can hold weight when a court is determining what is in a child’s best interests. In Timms & Payton 2015 FCCA 3324 the child was of an age where wishes could be considered by the court. The father opposed the mother’s proposed relocation. It was held that it would be in the best … Read more

Date of Separation – Perth Family and Divorce Law

In Mahon v Mahon [2015] FCCA 510 a dispute arose about the date of separation of a married couple. The husband claimed he bought a property after separation in 2005. The wife maintained it should be included in the joint asset pool to be divided between them. She believed that the separation began in 2012.

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