Resources

  • General

    Legal Professional Privilege or Pitfall?

    By Bonnie Phillips 2013

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    The facts on de facto (PDF 1 MB)

    By Anna Parker & Keturah Sageman 2014

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    Tips for briefing counsel (PDF 183 KB)

    By Anna Parker & Claire WalczakLaw Institute Victoria - Young Lawyers Journal Summer 2013 

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    Briefcase – Tips for briefing counsel (PDF 150 KB)

    2013

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  • Financial matters

    Stepping in – the full court speaks on Stanford (PDF 97 KB)

    By Anna ParkerLaw Society NSW November 2013

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    Checklist for Clients in Caring Relationships (PDF 245 KB)

    Prepared for State Trustees, 19 February 2009

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    New De Facto Laws, Prepared for State Trustes (PDF 243 KB)

    19 February 2009

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    Men in Tight Financial Situations, Law Institute Journal (PDF 3 MB)

    December 2005

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    To go or stay – global woes take a toll on couples (PDF 506 KB)

    The Herald Sun, 4 February 2010

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    Family Law: Implications in Commercial Law (PDF 286 KB)

    Prepared for Maddocks, 18 February 2009

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    Binding Financial Agreements and third party creditors (PDF 510 KB)

    2004

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  • General

    Child support and parenting arrangements

    Parenting Co-ordination – A new option for high conflict families (PDF 1 MB)

    By Anna Parker & Mark WilsonAustralian Family Lawyers Vol 23 No3 

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  • Children's matters

    Child support and parenting arrangements

    Surrogacy – The Alternative Options Available to Victorian Residents to Start a Family (PDF 82 KB)

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    Surrogacy – The Patchwork Legal Landscape (PDF 169 KB)

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    The Shared Parenting Laws – Is there a case for reform? (PDF 337 KB)

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    Practice and Procedure, “Standard format for Affidavits for Interim residence, contact and specific issue orders” (PDF 2 MB)

    Law Book Company at 46 Volume 4 number 2, 1998

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    Sharing the new Parental Responsibility (PDF 623 KB)

    Family Law October 2006

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    Shared Parental Responsibility & Child Support (PDF 432 KB)

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    Parenting Co-ordination – A new option for high conflict families (PDF 1 MB)

    By Anna Parker & Mark WilsonAustralian Family Lawyers Vol 23 No3 

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    Inter-country adoption

    Presentation on “Australia’s Approach to Inter-country adoption” (PDF 527 KB)

    At World Congress on Family Law and Children’s Rights 2001 in Bath, United Kingdom.

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    Other childrens matters

    New Frontiers (Winner of Law Institute of Victoria Legal Awards 2005 highly commended Rogers Legal Writing Award in recognition of outstanding contribution to the Law Institute Journal presented 10 November 2005) (PDF 551 KB)

    Law Institute Journal (Vic), September 2004

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    B & B & Minister for Immigration and Multicultural Indigenous Affairs; Can international treaties release children from international detention centers? (PDF 3 MB)

    Melbourne Journal of International Law Volume 5 issue 2004, Case notes

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    Family violence

    Family Violence & Family Law: Where to now (PDF 790 KB)

    By Dr Adiva Sifris & Anna Parker - 2014

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    Transcript – Family Law Legislation Amendment (Family Violence and Other Measures) Bill 2011 (PDF 53 KB)

    Television Education Network Pty Ltd, 12 May 2011.

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    Special medical procedure applicatons for children

    Gender Issues in Family Law (PDF 160 KB)

    Law Institute Victoria, April 2005

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    Special Procedures and Medical Practitioners (PDF 466 KB)

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    International child abduction (Hague Convention)

    Life After DP and JLM (PDF 627 KB)

    Presentation to Fifth Australian Central Authorities Conference 2004, 27 to 28 May 2004 Canberra

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    The Family Law Reform Act and the Hague Convention (PDF 259 KB)

    Special Issue, September 1996 edition, Law Institute Journal (Vic)

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    De facto Rights of Custody Under The Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction (PDF 85 KB)

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    Update on Hague Convention (PDF 524 KB)

    TEN Seminar 23 February 2006

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    Australia Ratifies the Hague Child Protection Convention 1996 on 29 April 2003 (PDF 88 KB)

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    Abducted children to stay (PDF 50 KB)

    The Age, 2 March 2009

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    Family Court Speads Cloak of Protection (PDF 3 MB)

    LIJ, August 2009

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  • GLBTI family law matters

    GLBTI property matters

    Changes to de facto relationship law – A move towards equal treatment (PDF 19 KB)

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    Prenuptual rights for same-sex, unmarried (PDF 19 KB)

    Sydney Morning Herald, 19 October 2008

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    GLBTI family violence

    The Family Violence Protection Act 2008, How does this impact on the GLBTI community? (PDF 882 KB)

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    GLBTI children's matters

    The mainstreaming of same sex relationships – Becoming parents (PDF 114 KB)

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    The breakdown of same sex relationships: Decisions concerning parenting (PDF 309 KB)

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    Outside the nuclear family: Gay Dads and surrogacy (PDF 246 KB)

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    Surrogacy: The emerging alternative to starting a family (PDF 317 KB)

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    My child calls me a parent, why doesn’t the law? (PDF 131 KB)

    Gay Dads Alliance, December 2010

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    National Gay Dads Conference 2010 (PPS 1 MB)

    September 2010

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    Parental responsibility in same sex relationships, The rights of both biological and non-biological parents in gay and lesbian relationships (PDF 698 KB)

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    The Assisted Reproductive Act 2010, What does this mean for the GLBTI community?” (PDF 277 KB)

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    Family Court of Australia and Contemporary trends in Australian Society (PDF 121 KB)

    April 2004

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