Financial Entitlement in Short Marriages

In this article, Hannah McCrindle, solicitor at Expatriate Law reviews some reported cases involving the division of assets following a short marriage. When a marriage has been short, contributions are more likely to be relevant in the context of determining the division of assets and determining what is and what is not matrimonial property. The…

Expatriate Divorce in Indonesia

Jurisdiction for Divorce in Indonesia A party can file divorce proceedings in Indonesia court if one of the married couples: is an Indonesian citizen; is domiciled in Indonesia at the time of the law suit; and has a substantial connection with Indonesia.   Divorce in Indonesia Under Law Number 1 of 1974 on Marriage (“1974…

Divorced Parents – Advice for Expats

Expatriate Law were delighted to be asked to write for the Divorced Parents website. This website is an essential free legal information portal for parents going through divorce or separation. In our article, we consider the options open to British expatriates who are consdering divorce whilst living abroad, for example in Singapore, Dubai or Hong…