Legal News - November 2014

What you need to know about wills
Date: Nov 27, 2014

A will is a legal document that describes in detail to whom your assets will go in the event of....

Look out for your elderly relatives
Date: Nov 26, 2014

Saturday (June 15) was World Elder Abuse Awareness Day.

This date was nominated by the United Nations National Assembly in 2006....

Estate dispute begins from inadequate allowances
Date: Nov 24, 2014

One of the most common reasons for an estate dispute is disagreement over whether an individual has received....

Family and domestic violence
Date: Nov 20, 2014

Family and domestic violence involves any violent, controlling, coercive and/or threatening behaviour that has the potential, to or does result....

What is the process for getting a divorce?
Date: Nov 20, 2014

Going through a divorce can be a stressful experience for a number of reasons, both emotional and financial. With so....

Alternatives to litigation: Mediation
Date: Nov 18, 2014

Litigation is not the only option you have when it comes to dispute resolution. Sometimes another method can be even....

Review of Australian competition law moves forward
Date: Nov 06, 2014

Australia's competition laws are currently being reviewed, with the Competition Policy Review Panel releasing it's draft report to the public in September.....

Insufficient provision leads to estate dispute
Date: Nov 04, 2014

A recent legal case in the NSW Supreme Court has illustrated the impact of a de facto relationship on....