Update on Family Court and Federal Circuit Court reform
In May 2018 Peter Hooper’s blog referred to the Federal Government’s announcement of a significant shake up of the Australian Family Law Courts system.
The changes were due to occur on 1 January 2019 however delays have been encountered and at the current date the changes haven’t come into effect.
This article outlines the current structure and difference between the courts exercising jurisdiction pursuant to the Family Law Act 1975.
The current Family Law ...Continue Reading