DEFENCE PERSONNEL AND WEAPONS PROHIBITION ORDERS

DEFENCE PERSONNEL AND WEAPONS PROHIBITION ORDERS Protection orders are official documents made by a…


Dan Rogers: Addressing the crossover between family and criminal law

Dan Rogers, Legal Director at Robertson O’Gorman, delivered a presentation at the QLS & FLPA…


National Domestic Violence Bench Book: Stage 2 Released

The second stage of the National Domestic Violence Bench Book was released on 16th June 2017.The…


Key changes to Queensland's domestic violence laws

Recently introduced legislation heralds many new changes and protections in regards to domestic…


Update: Changes to Queensland Domestic and Family Violence Laws

On 16 August 2016 the Domestic and Family Violence Protection and Other Legislation Amendment Bill…


Police Powers when it comes to DV

With recent and indeed future DV amendments it is timely to consider the particular powers police…


New DV laws - the next step

Late last year we looked at the introduction of various DV related laws and amendments under the…


Contravention of Domestic Violence Order

Protection Orders made under the Domestic and Family Violence Protection Act 2012 must be complied…


Stop Violence with a Domestic Violence Order

There are many frustrating myths about what “domestic violence” means or whom it affects. The truth…