Results for "Jacky Campbell"



Dealing with uncertain liabilities

Recently, the Full Court of the Family Court in Trask & Westlake[sc name="anchor" id="1"] said that for orders to be "just and equitable" and "appropriate", they needed to reflect the reasons in the judgment. This seems obvious, but when a real property is to be...


The Family Court: Restructure, Destruction or Fade Away?

"Don't it always seem to go That you don't know what you've got till it's gone They paved paradise And put up a parking lot" "Big Yellow Taxi" by Joni Mitchell The Family Court of Australia (FCofA) was established in 1976 as a best practice model offering in-house...


What is arbitration?

We do arbitrations Jacky Campbell of Forte Family Lawyers is an accredited arbitrator and a family lawyer of over 35 years’ experience. Jacky is an Accredited Specialist in Family Law and a Fellow of the International Academy of Family Lawyers.  Jacky is well known...


Stanford—implications for trustees in bankruptcy

The recent High Court decision of Stanford v Stanford (2012) FLC 93-518 has possible implications for trustees in bankruptcy involved in or contemplating property proceedings under s 79 Family Law Act (“the Act)”. The facts of the case and its general implications are...