Our expert legal team is ready to take your call! Fairfax Media. Archived from the original on 26 August However, judges, experts and birth mothers often diminish the role of co-mothers as parents and mothers when it comes to questions of parental responsibility and time.
Article 18 Aug Silvio Auditore The only legal rules about when you should apply for a Family Law property settlement are concerning how late you can apply. Australian law now gives legal authority to the notion that children can have two mothers.
Same-sex parented families. Day, Andrew, ed. This means that you should be aiming to have the estate finalised and distributed within 12 months from the date of death. How are same-sex families treated under state and territory financial laws? We acknowledge all traditional custodians, their Elders past, present and emerging, and we pay our respects to their continuing connection to their culture, community, land, sea and rivers.
This article contributes to debate in Australia about sexuality-based restrictions on access to Assisted Reproduction Services, particularly sperm donation by gay and bi-sexual men. Some state registries are introducing simplified procedures which may allow. Archived from the original on 26 August The information contained in this article is intended to be of a general nature only and should not be relied upon as legal advice.
This question sometimes arises in family law property settlement cases- and the answer will depend on the exact circumstances.