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COVID-19 Family Court continues to operate - Morrison Kent Lawyers

COVID-19 – Family Court continues to operate

April 16, 2020 | Debbie Dunbar

Understandably, it is a worrying time for many families in New Zealand with added pressures of finances, social challenges and health. The Family Court continues to provide priority services...Read More

COVID-19 Family Violence Assistance - Morrison Kent

COVID-19 – Family Violence Assistance

April 3, 2020 | Debbie Dunbar

The current level 4 lockdown period is a difficult time for families, many of whom will be facing additional financial, social and health-related pressures. The police have reported an unfortunate...Read More

Adopting a Child in New Zealand

Adopting a Child in New Zealand

April 4, 2019 | Debbie Dunbar

Couples and singles throughout New Zealand look toward adoption as a viable option for becoming a parent. There is a myriad of reasons why adoption is a favourable option for parenthood. If you...Read More

De-facto relationships

What is a de facto relationship?

July 20, 2016 | Debbie Dunbar

The Property (Relationships) Act 1976 ("the Act") defines this as a relationship between any two persons who are both aged 18 years or older, who live together as a couple, and who are not...Read More