By Vanessa Hernandez Valentine’ s Day. The day we imagine being swept off our feet by the person we love. A day that’s all about flowers, thoughtful surprises, candlelight and big declarations of love. But if it’s your first Valentine’s Day post separation, you’re likely to be feeling more fed up than loved [...]
by Vanessa Hernandez You and your former partner have talked and negotiated, and you’ve managed to come to an agreement regarding your parenting and/or property matters. Things are going well, and you’re feeling thankful that your divorce hasn’t turned out the same way as some of the nasty divorces we [...]
Employers: there’s a 1 in 4 chance your female staff members are experiencing domestic violence at home.
By John Salter and Vanessa Hernandez Domestic Violence Awareness Month may be over, but the drive to improve responses to it in the workplace are just beginning. This week, a full bench of the Australian Work Commission is sitting in Melbourne to hear and determine a test case claim by [...]