Financial Issues on Relationship Breakdown
2 August 2011
This new intensive unit of study provides an in-depth analysis of the law on family property and financial transfers when marriages and cohabiting relationships break down.
Commencing on 26 August 2011 and taught by Professor Patrick Parkinson AM, Financial Issues on Relationship Breakdown examines the the principles relating to how courts exercise their discretion under s.79 of the Family Law Act and considers what counts as a de facto relationship for the purposes of property division under the Family Law Act, as well as spousal maintenance and child support.
Topics covered include:
Professor Patrick Parkinson AM is one of Australia's leading experts in Family Law and was recently elected as the next President of the International Society of Family Law.
The unit is available to law graduates only and study is permitted through the following Sydney Law School degree programmes:
For further enquiries or to apply or enrol, please contact the Postgraduate Team.
Contact: Greg Sherington
Phone: +61 2 9351 0202