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26 February 2021

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by: Developer Account

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Categories: Wills & Estates

While a person’s last will and testament is considered to be an accurate expression of their final wishes, once they have passed it often becomes clear that the beneficiaries of the deceased do not necessarily agree with the fairness of those wishes. Adult children of the deceased, in particular, may believe that the testator (the […]

25 January 2021

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by: Developer Account

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Categories: Wills and Estates

Central to the important responsibilities bestowed on a trusted person when you create an enduring power of attorney is the making of personal and financial decisions that have the same legal effect as if you’d made those decisions yourself. There had been some uncertainty, however, about whether an attorney’s power included making, renewing or extending […]

20 November 2020

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by: Developer Account

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Categories: Personal Injury Law

When it comes to work, being the boss certainly has some advantages. But there are disadvantages as well. For example, there are certain circumstances in which Queensland employers may be legally responsible for their employees’ actions. The technical term for this is vicarious liability. Keep reading to learn more about how this could affect you. […]

20 November 2020

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by: Developer Account

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Categories: Traffic Law

When it comes to drink driving accidents in New South Wales (NSW), the headlines tell the story. Back in November, police arrested a 29-year-old motorist who allegedly crashed into a police car in Sydney. According to published reports, the driver was highly intoxicated when the crash occurred. A 28-year-old motorist was also arrested in connection […]

3 November 2020

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by: Developer Account

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Categories: Strata Law

In this podcast, Dan Toombs talks with Stata Law Expert, David Sachs on the recent Court of Appeal decision that is going to change everything.     TRANSCRIPT David, a pretty significant decision by the Court of Appeal, a very significant decision, and it will have wide-ranging implications for every strata scheme in New South […]

8 September 2020

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by: Developer Account

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Categories: Criminal Law, Podcasts

  In this podcast, Criminal Lawyer, Daniel Hannay discusses what is grievous body harm and what are the penalties that apply if found guilty of such an offence. TRANSCRIPT Dan If you’ve been charged with Grievous Bodily Harm, sometimes referred to as GBH. It’s likely you have plenty of questions. To answer them, I’m with […]

5 September 2020

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by: Developer Account

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Categories: Family Law, Podcasts

In this podcast, Accredited Family Law Specialist, Yvonne Cox discusses how assets are divided in a divorce in Australia. TRANSCRIPT Dan You’re listening to a Harris Lieberman podcast, if you separated or are contemplating separation,  it may well be likely that you’ve heard from someone that when it comes to a property settlement, invariably there […]

5 September 2020

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by: Developer Account

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Categories: Family Law, Mediation

Imagine a world where everyone could simply agree to disagree. Picture a world where people could resolve disagreements, arguments, or disputes without all the dramas. How different it would be. Among other things, there would probably be no need for lawyers, judges or courts. Accordingly, there would be little need for litigation, arbitration, or even […]

24 August 2020

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by: Developer Account

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Categories: Employment Law

These are tough times. There is no doubt about it. Sadly some businesses may not survive them. This is especially true of businesses that were experiencing financial difficulties prior to the coronavirus pandemic. So what happens if your employer closed? How do you get your entitlements? Keep reading to find out. Business liquidation In many […]

24 August 2020

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by: Developer Account

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Categories: Property Law

When it comes to real estate transactions in New South Wales, a deal is a deal and time is money. That is why contracts usually include stipulations pertaining to a Notice to Complete. But what does that mean? Keep reading to find out. The basics As a rule, parties engaged in the purchase or sale […]