20 04, 2018

Forcing a sale of property in NSW

2018-06-14T15:53:17+00:00

It's relatively easy to get into property ownership with someone. But it can be considerably harder to get out. Particularly if you don't have a co-ownership agreement in place. Find out what court remedies may be available to you NSW if you find yourself stuck in a property.

Forcing a sale of property in NSW2018-06-14T15:53:17+00:00
12 04, 2018

A rant on challenging Wills

2018-04-19T15:36:52+00:00

A few judges and populist politicians have recently made some snarly comments about lawyers and ‘greedy’ people who are challenging Wills. Apparently, as a profession, we are getting a bit of ahead of ourselves in bringing too many of these cases to court. Read this article to get informed about the debate.

A rant on challenging Wills2018-04-19T15:36:52+00:00
8 05, 2017

Accountants now liable for Fair Work breaches made by clients

2017-12-15T09:03:48+00:00

The Fair Work Ombudsman has won its first case against an accountant being ‘knowingly involved’ in the workplace breaches of his client. The accountant could now face up to $357,000 in penalties, as though he committed the breaches himself. Find out what you can do to avoid this problem.

Accountants now liable for Fair Work breaches made by clients2017-12-15T09:03:48+00:00
16 11, 2015

Who gets the farm?

2017-11-18T08:38:02+00:00

Do you have the right to determine who inherits your farm? The short answer is 'not necessarily', but there are things you can do to increase the chances of your wishes being upheld.

Who gets the farm?2017-11-18T08:38:02+00:00
17 08, 2015

If you saw it on an episode of Mad Men, don’t do it…

2017-11-18T08:54:29+00:00

Sexual harassment can cost a business dearly in terms of lost productivity, staff turnover, recruitment costs, legal fees and court awarded damages. Two recent court cases have shown us that courts are now prepared to make increasingly large awards to compensate victims of sexual harassment. Here we give you the tools to identify sexual harassment in the workplace, and provide the steps you need to take to prevent it.

If you saw it on an episode of Mad Men, don’t do it…2017-11-18T08:54:29+00:00
12 08, 2014

What do I need to know before appearing at the Fair Work Commission for unfair dismissal?

2018-10-16T06:56:34+00:00

This article gives a practical overview of the processes involved in applying to the Fair Work Commission for unfair or unlawful dismissal. It is of equal value to someone thinking about making an application, or an employer who needs to respond to an application.

What do I need to know before appearing at the Fair Work Commission for unfair dismissal?2018-10-16T06:56:34+00:00
1 02, 2013

Death and child provision. Do you understand what happens?

2017-11-20T07:59:16+00:00

The effect of death on 'Child Support Agreements' and 'Binding Financial Agreements' can be a little complicated - but more importantly, can have unintended consequences for your Estate Planning.

Death and child provision. Do you understand what happens?2017-11-20T07:59:16+00:00
8 01, 2013

Who can witness an affidavit in South Australia?

2017-11-20T07:59:59+00:00

The question of who can “witness an affidavit” in South Australia comes up quite often, not only in the context of litigation, but also in relation to such things as witnessing an Enduring Power of Attorney.

Who can witness an affidavit in South Australia?2017-11-20T07:59:59+00:00