Long-term Australian couples favouring divorce

by Monday, August 31, 2009

MORE long-term marriages are ending in divorce as unhappy couples become increasingly prepared to call it quits after the children leave the family home. But overall, divorce rates are falling, and the number of marriages registered last year was at a 20-year high, The Australian reports. Australian Bureau of Statistics figures released yesterday reveal the number of ...

Co-Op to promote legal services in store

by Friday, August 14, 2009

Image via Wikipedia The Co-operative has launched a nine-week awareness raising campaign to promote the legal services it offers to its 17m shoppers. The Co-operative has launched a nine-week awareness raising campaign to promote the legal services it offers to its 17m shoppers. The campaign will be based heavily in stores using in-store radio and ...

25% of litigants in Person use Divorce-online – official

by Wednesday, August 12, 2009

We have received some interesting figures from the Ministry of Justice which break down the divorce statistics into those filed by Litigants In Person and those where there has been a Solicitor involved. The statistics are for 2007. No Solicitor - 32,255 Applicant only has Solicitor -52,088 Respondent only has Solicitor -2,788 Both have solicitor -46,799 Total 133,924 For Divorce-Online this makes ...