Category: Private Clients | E-Briefs

Private Clients | E-Briefs

Residential Landlords – Changes To The Act Now Apply

As you may have heard, the new provisions in the Residential Tenancies Act 1997 (ACT) commenced on 1 November 2019.

Private Clients | E-Briefs

Challenging an insurer’s decision to deny your public liability claim

A public liability insurance policy covers a business against a range of risks with the main risks being property damage or personal injury to another person through negligence or faulty workmanship.

Private Clients | E-Briefs

Selling Property 101 The Need to Know

Selling property can be a stressful and trying time. However, there are some things you can do to make the process easier for you and your family ...

Private Clients | E-Briefs

What happens to my super when I die?

Most people assume that their Super will be paid to whoever they have left their assets to in their Will. However, this is not always the case – so be careful!

Private Clients | E-Briefs

Retirement Villages – What could go wrong?

Entering into a retirement village contract is an important financial and legal step – possibly second only to the purchase of your home ...

Private Clients | E-Briefs

Buying a Retirement Villa – What you need to know

With an ageing population, the volume and choice of retirement based accommodation is increasing around the country. There has also been a lot of media attention around the fairness of retirement village contracts.

Private Clients | E-Briefs

Professional Negligence Claims

When you engage a lawyer to provide legal services, no doubt you have certain expectations about how those services will be delivered.

Private Clients | E-Briefs

Good Wills Hunting

Think you’re sorted if you prepared your own Will using a Will-kit from the news-agency...

Private Clients | E-Briefs

Do you stand a chance challenging a will?

We often hear stories of ‘I heard…’ when it comes to Wills and who’ll get what when someone dies...

Private Clients | E-Briefs

Bankruptcy Notice Served?

You may have come to the end of litigation or in some cases, been a party to litigation you never knew existed...

Private Clients | E-Briefs

Customer Debt – Enforcing Judgment

In our last note about chasing money owed by a customer we looked at where and how judgment for a debt could be obtained...

Private Clients | E-Briefs

Yes, you can defend a director penalty notice

In November 2016 the Queensland Court of Appeal handed down a decision which gives directors some guidance about...