Practical Guidance Family Law

Get access to all your Family Law legal resources from the one place.

Utilise practical legal tools such as handy guidance notes, checklists, forms and precedents to guide you through less familiar topic areas.

Stay up to date with essential family law cases and legislation, with regular content updates. You can also quickly reference excerpts and full text from selected judgments and key legislation, such as the Family Law Service, New Zealand Law Reports and Unreported Judgments.

This highly comprehensive module includes 18 topics, over 100 guidance notes, 50+ overviews, 30+ checklists and dozens of precedents.

  Key
Features
  • 18 Topics
  • 79 Subtopics each with Overviews
  • 260 Guidance notes
  • 49 Checklists
  • Family law frequent tasks tool
  • Guardianship vs day-to-day care (illustration)
  • Principles that define a child's best interests (illustration)
  • 52 Forms
  • 65 Precedents
  • 540 Cases
  • 298 'Read more' links
  • 575 Legislative references
  Topics
Covered
  • sisted reproduction
  • Birth and birth certificates
  • Guardianship
  • Day-to-day care and contact
  • Adoption
  • Relocation of child
  • International child abduction
  • Child support
  • Relationship status
  • Domestic violence
  • End of relationships
  • Incapacity
  • Income support
  • Domicile
  • Relationship property
  • Protected property
  • Dispute resolution
  • Youth justice
  Referenced
Sources
  • Family Law Service
  • Fisher on Matrimonial and Relationship Property
  • The Laws of New Zealand
  • New Zealand Family Law Journal
  • New Zealand Forms and Precedents
  • New Zealand Law Reports
  • New Zealand Family Law Reports
  • District Court Reports
  • Unreported Judgments
  • New Zealand Statutes
  • New Zealand Regulations