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January 2019

Amending originating application - Federal Court

January 2019

Dear Mentor, I am acting for an applicant in a general federal law matter (unpaid wages etc under the Fair Work etc). The application was filed sometime ago and in my last mention in Court, the Registrar ordered the applicant to file any evidence that she relies by c...

Employment Law
New South Wales

January 2019

Elements of defamation - Newspaper articles

January 2019

Elements of defamation - Newspaper articles I act for a small local charity. An anonymous petition has circulated around the community asking questions about how the charity uses its assets and spends charitable proceeds. Some of the comments are defamatory. T...

Other
Federal

January 2019

Family law - spousal maintenance

January 2019

We are acting for a husband in a family law matter. The parties separated recently. Currently, the parties are in the process of making financial disclosure to determine their rights for a division of their matrimonial home. Neither party has yet filed an application with the court. The...

Family Law
Federal

January 2019

Caveat emptor

January 2019

Dear Mentor, I acted for a purchaser of a land only which was exchanged sometime in May 2016 and was successfully settled sometime in Dec 2018. The client also signed a Building contract with a builder soon after their exchange the contract for sale of land back in 2...

Sale, Purchase, Mortgage, Lease
New South Wales

December 2018

Elder abuse – looking out for clients in need

December 2018

We have an elderly client (80+) and it has come to our attention that she may be subject to elder abuse by a neighbour. The neighbour has apparently been pressuring her to change her will and possibly putting pressure on her to do other things for him like drive him to the airport. I am...

Practice Management
Federal
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