Semester 1, 2018

Family Law Notes and Hypothetical Structure

81 pages

47,507 words




All readings and lecture notes from Family Law semester 1 (2018), condensed and annotated.

The topics covered by the notes are:
- Introduction to the Australian Family Law System
- The Legal Regulation of Family Relationships
- Family Violence
- Post-separation Parenting Disputes: Empirical Background
- Post-separation Parenting Disputes: Legal Framework
- Post-separation Parenting Disputes: Specific Issues
- Post-separation Financial Disputes: Empirical Background
- Dividing Property under the FLA: Process and Legal Framework
- Property Disputes: Specific Issues
- Spousal/Partner Maintenance

I have also made frameworks for answering hypothetical questions on the two main themes for the course that were examined: parenting disputes and property disputes.