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September 15, 2016
AVO/ADVO Lawyers Sydney - Apprehended Violence Orders - George Sten and Co

What is an Apprehended Violence Order?

Apprehended Violence Order - Unlike an ADVO which is issued in matters involving family violence, an Apprehended Violence Order (AVO) is a court issued order for a person who fears for their safety. The...
September 15, 2016
Family Violence- Apprehended Violence Orders - George Sten and Co

Family violence orders (Apprehended Domestic Violence Order)

Family Violence Order & (ADVO) Apprehended Domestic Violence Order Family Violence Order, and Apprehended Domestic Violence Order (ADVO) is generally made to protect someone from family violence. ...
September 15, 2016
Family Violence- Apprehended Violence Orders - George Sten and Co

Family violence and children

Family Violence and Children - Domestic Violence Law - Children may be particularly vulnerable to family violence, and the Act states that a child is exposed to family violence if they see, hear, or...
September 15, 2016
Family Violence- Apprehended Violence Orders - George Sten and Co

What is family violence?

What is family violence - Section 4AB(1) of the Family Law Act 1975 (Cth) (the Act) defines family violence as "violent, threatening or other behaviour by a person that coerces or controls a member of...
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