Summary of the findings from studies of post-separation parenting outcomes, including family law case files analyses and surveys of separated parents.
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Direct cross‑examination in family law matters: Incidence and context of direct cross‑examination involving self-represented litigants
This report explores quantitative and qualitative data relevant to direct cross‑examination involving self-represented litigants in family law matters
Children and young people in separated families: Family law system experiences and needs: Final Report 2018
This Research Report investigates the experiences and needs of young people whose parents have separated and have accessed the family law system.
Outlines recent research literature and discusses the use and effects of corporal punishment on children
Explores the behaviour of separated parents by exploring the psychology of post-separation parental disputes and then interrogating three data sets.
What are the findings of the Evaluation of the 2012 Family Violence Amendments to the Family Law Act 1975?
An overview of the issues involved when displaying images of children and young people online, including privacy laws, consent and safety
This report analyses trends in family law court filings over a nine year period between 2004-05 and 2012-13
This paper aims to provide non-legal professionals in the family law sector with a general outline of the relevant reforms
This AIFS book explore some of the complexities of the child and family issues facing those working in social policy and legal systems