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Who will take care of my children if I die?
This is an important question that most parents ask themselves. Many people mistakenly believe that when they die their…
Employee’s Internet and email use
Recently in a decision in Bellenger v Mid North Coast Local Health District, the Industrial Relations Commission upheld the…
Air BNB – Can your Strata Building stop it?
There has been much debate and uncertainty as to how much control (if any) strata by-laws can impose on…
New Offences to address the non-consensual sharing of intimate images
The sharing of intimate images without consent (often referred to as ‘revenge porn’) is now a crime in NSW….
Separated – Can you relocate the children?
Relocation is a difficult and complex issue for separated and divorced parents to resolve. Relocation may arise, for example,…
What is an Advance Care Directive – How does it work?
An Advance Care Directive (‘ACD’), which is also known as a ‘Living Will’, is a document created by you…
Shadow Directors and De Facto Directors
A ‘Shadow Director’ is a person who is not validly appointed as a director of a company but is…
Can you be separated and live under the same roof?
Before a person can apply for a divorce they have to be able to establish to the Family Court…
If I give away assets before I die, will it defeat claims against my estate?
Not necessarily is the answer. A common misconception is that Willmakers who are concerned about a potential Family Provision…
NSW Retail Leases Act Changes impact on both Landlords & Tenants
A number of key changes have recently been made to the NSW Retail Leases Act which will have significant…