Family Court of Australia news

Lawyers should ‘avoid chasing every rabbit down every burrow’: Eakin McCaffery Cox associate

Lawyers should ‘avoid chasing every rabbit down every burrow’: Eakin McCaffery Cox associate

It's important to stand back and concentrate on what really matters, says Katherine Evans

FCFCOA introduces 'world-first' project addressing family violence and risks

FCFCOA introduces 'world-first' project addressing family violence and risks

The new initiatives aim to help uncover information about risk factors in family law cases

Federal Circuit and Family Court drops sexual harassment suit over near-20-year delay

Federal Circuit and Family Court drops sexual harassment suit over near-20-year delay

According to the court, the allegations also lacked context

Giving families better and quicker access to justice

Giving families better and quicker access to justice

The family court system has just undergone the most significant change since 1975. And with this change comes a whole set of new rules – and expectations

National Contravention List to impose penalties on court order breaches

National Contravention List to impose penalties on court order breaches

The list was introduced following the merger of the Federal Circuit and Family Courts