Family Conflict can become Family Violence

When a relationship or family situation breaks down – emotions and feelings are generally quite intense and upsetting. This can have negative consequences. This is often a time of disagreements and conflict. Also it can potentially be a time when parties are at risk of family violence. Family violence is defined as behavior from one[…]

Covid 19 and Intervention Orders

Covid 19 has affected every area of our lives. A critical area for many has been accessing the courts – in particular – in relation to Intervention order matters. For critical matters both in Family Violence intervention order matters and Personal Safety intervention order matters, the courts in Victoria have continued to operate. There are[…]