COVID-19 and Child Support

As countless Australians face issues with their employment status amidst the COVID-19 crisis, their ability to pay child support and appropriate financial maintenance may be adversely affected. As such, this financial uncertainty can be even more challenging for separated families that are subject t...

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The Effect of COVID-19 on Business Valuations

While the situation with respect to COVID-19 continues to evolve, the effect on businesses and therefore the flow on effect on business valuations is significant. As the Australian Government continues to implement measures related to social distancing and isolation, issues surrounding supply chain,...

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Parenting during COVID-19

COVID-19 has upended daily life, no more so than for separated parents. As the government’s directives become more restrictive, the proper observance of parenting orders and or informal parenting agreements will likely become increasingly difficult and, in some cases, impossible.   His Honour Wil...

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Podcast Episode 1: How to parent in social isolation

At a time where we are forced to be at close proximity to each other, what can we do to keep ourselves safe, what can we do to keep our children safe? Vincent Papaleo joins Managing Partner Sally Nicholes on our first ever podcast to explain how to keep your household a home, and maintaining [&helli...

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Mental Health and Family Law during COVID-19

Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, the Australian Government has introduced isolation and social distancing measures as matters of social policy, in an attempt to minimise the spread of the virus and flatten the curve of infection. However, with interaction and natural social behaviour seemingly on hold,...

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