Splitting Up is the complete guide for anyone whose relationship is breaking down - whether you are married, de facto or in a same sex partnership. This new edition includes the latest changes in Australian family law, in particular how conflict is dealt with in custody disputes. Written by leading family law expert Judy Hogg, Splitting Up gives you access to the best legal advice on: Counselling options Leaving a relationship Choosing a lawyer Money matters, Child Support, Property, Domestic Violence The Court System Starting a New Life. Splitting Up deciphers the complicated world of law and empowers the reader to make informed decisions about their future. It is an essential book for separating couples, as well as doctors, ministers, counsellors and social workers.