Child Custody & Father’s Rights Blog
This blog contains a collection of postings, articles and news items related to Family Law, Child Support, Divorce, Child Custody, Shared Parenting, Free Legal Support, Family Court, Fathers Rights, Men’s health and more.
Pole dancer wins $3.25 million in Pre-Nup landmark
Published on December 20, 2013
A woman who worked as a pole dancer is set to receive $3.25 million from her ex-husband after the Family Court ruled against his bid to have their pre-nuptial agreement overturned because of her "false promises".
Domestic violence against men has doubled - ABS
Published on December 17, 2013
The number of men who report experiencing domestic violence from their current partner has almost doubled since 2005, according to a new survey released last week by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS).
Shared Care Reduces Parental Conflict: New Research Finds
Published on November 25, 2013
Shared care of children has nearly doubled in the past decade. Separated parents who share the care of their children appear to be managing it far more amicably, with a marked decline in conflict between former partners and more people reporting friendly or co-operative relationships.
Mother charged over misleading Family Court in custody battle
Published on November 25, 2013
A MOTHER has been jailed after she submitted a false drug test as part of a custody battle in the Family Court.
The 47-year-old was sentenced today in the District Court after she was charged by the Corruption and Crime Commission with fabricating evidence with intent to mislead a court.
Free Sample Family Law Legal Documents
Published on November 24, 2013
Are you embroiled in family law proceedings and struggling to write your affidavit?
Are you seeking greater access to your children, but having difficulty writing down your preferred schedule in proposed Consent Orders?
Well, believe it or not these types of legal documents are cash cows for m...
Are Australian men truly 'under attack'?
Published on November 23, 2013
Australian men are under attack, according to The Modern [Aussie] Man white paper, launched on Tuesday. Written by advertising agency M&C Saatchi, the white paper aspires to free men from the “feminist minefield” and reveal what “every man is thinking”.
Top 10 mistakes by Fathers seeking Shared Parenting in Australia
Published on October 20, 2013
In 2006, the Australian government (Liberal/National Coalition) and the opposition (Labor party) unanimously passed the Shared Parental amendments to the Family Law act, which has since become internationally recognised as ground-breaking, child-focussed laws in line with modern day societ...
Next » Family law reform outcome not as expected
Published on September 24, 2013
Separated families in Australia are living with less parental conflict, an outcome likely to have been brought about by increased relationship services, not parenting time arrangements.
Australians Overwhelmingly Support Shared Parenting
On average, 80% to 90% of Australian believe that there should be a legislated presumption of 50/50 shared child custody parenting, in the event of separation.
Review the many polls that show the HUGE silent majority of Australians that support shared parenting in child custody arrangements.