Legal News - November 2012

Estate planning young is important
Date: Nov 30, 2012

People should think about the ramifications of not having a will - and unfortunately, they typically don't do this when they....

Wealthy widow bequeathed large sum of money to neighbour
Date: Nov 28, 2012

Wealthy widow, H, bequeathed her entire estate to her friendly neighbour, G, in her 2005 will.

H was widowed in 1991 and....

Child arrangements in a divorce
Date: Nov 27, 2012

Divorce is a fact of life and should you decide to get married there is a possibility that you will....

Estate planning and your family
Date: Nov 22, 2012

When planning your estate your paramount consideration should be your family. You need to think about your assets and how they....

Seven important life events for estate planning
Date: Nov 20, 2012

1. New Job
When you get your first full-time job, you should think about updating your will or creating one if....

Estate planning and choosing an executor
Date: Nov 09, 2012

No matter what stage of life you are currently at, it is always important that you have a valid will written....

The process for becoming an Australian citizen
Date: Nov 07, 2012

Australia is known for its multiculturalism and for those who are eligible for citizenship, it's a great opportunity to become....

457 visa 'a popular option for hospitality work'
Date: Nov 05, 2012

When it comes to meeting labour shortages in the hospitality and tourism sectors, the 457 visa program offers a welcome....

What makes Australia special
Date: Nov 02, 2012

If you are thinking about embarking on a journey and living in a different country, then why not choose Australia?

An....

What should be put into a will
Date: Nov 01, 2012

If you are thinking about estate planning but aren't sure where to start, you first have to take....