Episodes

  • Shams & Alkaios (No 2) [2024] FedCFamC2F 620
    Jun 1 2024

    In this episode, I discuss Judge Glass’s judgment in Shams & Alkaios (No 2), which is the first published parenting case determined on the basis of the 2023 amendments to Part VII of the Family Law Act.

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    9 mins
  • Contempt
    May 21 2024

    In this episode, I discuss contempt in family law, including types of contempt, the relevant tests, and how contempt interacts with Division 13A contravention proceedings.

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    10 mins
  • Asset Preservation Orders with Robert Heath KC
    Apr 30 2024

    In this episode, I am joined by Robert Heath KC, for a discussion about asset preservation orders.

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    8 mins
  • Are communications with litigation funders privileged?
    Apr 9 2024

    In this episode, I discuss privilege issues related to litigation funders, and whether communications between litigation funders, lawyers, and parties, are subject to discovery or subpoenas.

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    7 mins
  • Stella & Stella [2023] FedCFamC1F 1092
    Mar 26 2024

    In this episode, I discuss Strum J's recent judgment in Stella & Stella, which involved Stanford arguments, multiple pools and late inheritances.

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    9 mins
  • Forum Disputes in Family Law
    Mar 12 2024

    In this episode, I discuss how forum disputes are determined in family law, and how the process can differ depending on the subject matter of the proceedings.

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    8 mins
  • Trailer
    Mar 7 2024

    Trailer for Divorce is Schmidt: A Family Law Series, which is launching soon.

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    1 min