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Radio Interview on Mix 94.5 – Surrogacy and Baby Gammy

Milos Supljeglav
Managing Director
Accredited Family Law Specialist

Posted on 19/12/2016, Last Updated on 20/01/2023

In July 2014, many West Australians were drawn in and shocked by the controversial case of Baby Gammy, one of two children born to a surrogate mother in Thailand. The biological parents from South Bunbury returned to WA with one fully healthy child, leaving baby Gammy who had down syndrome and heart problems with the … Continue reading “Radio Interview on Mix 94.5 – Surrogacy and Baby Gammy”


Re-opening proceedings before final orders are made

Rodney Worth
Barrister and Solicitor

Posted on 19/12/2016, Last Updated on 20/04/2023

Once a Trial has concluded, it may be many months (or longer) before Judgment is delivered and orders made. In that time, new evidence may come to light which, if put before the Judge, could affect their decision. In this article I look at the legal principles which govern the “re-opening” of a matter after Trial, … Continue reading “Re-opening proceedings before final orders are made”


Parenting Arrangements over Christmas

Milos Supljeglav
Managing Director
Accredited Family Law Specialist

Posted on 19/12/2016, Last Updated on 17/12/2019

Many of us go worry-free into the Christmas period when we head off to meet the family thinking only about trivial things like who’s bringing the wine or who’s bringing the turkey. Then, usually, everything goes relatively smoothly. People have a few drinks, there’s a lot of good food and company involved, some fall asleep … Continue reading “Parenting Arrangements over Christmas”


ABC News Article – Commercial Surrogacy

Milos Supljeglav
Managing Director
Accredited Family Law Specialist

Posted on 19/12/2016, Last Updated on 20/01/2020

Our Director, Milos Supljeglav, gives an interview to Nicolas Perpitch of ABC News Online, about commercial surrogacy in Australia – click here. Please consult our page “Surrogacy in WA” for a comprehensive legal guide on this complex area of law. Related pages: Same-sex couples and parenthood


Do I need a Family Lawyer?

Ross Dunlop
Consultant

Posted on 15/12/2016, Last Updated on 27/10/2020

We often hear this: “Do I really need a family lawyer?” Take a moment to ponder this… Would Donald Trump ever make a life-changing decision about his family or corporate empire without first getting in-depth legal advice? Does Paul McCartney regret not taking advice to enter into a Pre-Nuptial Agreement with ex-wife Heather Mills? Before … Continue reading “Do I need a Family Lawyer?”