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Queensland Drivers – Do You Know These 10 Obscure Road Rules?

February 14, 2019

Most of us drive on the road every day, but there are some road rules you just never really come across. Were you aware of these obscure Queensland road rules?

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Beware: Advice from Gumtree ‘lawyers’ could have you barking up the wrong tree!

May 29, 2018

Would you take legal advice from a “lawyer” offering his/her services through a Gumtree ad?

The situation seems laughable, but a recent case dealt with an uncertified lay-advocate who had offering advice and services on Gumtree under the guise he was a certified legal practitioner.

The Western Australian Supreme Court decision in Van Der Feltz v Legal Practice Board (2017) resulted in the arm-chair expert being slapped with a $20,000 fine!

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Dispute Resolution Clauses – Why You Need One in Your Business Contract

August 14, 2017

The commercial reality of business is that even the most agreeable of parties, can butt heads over issues arising in the course of operations. If disagreements aren’t resolved quickly and effectively, it can have a huge effect on your business. This is why including a dispute resolution clause in your business contract is so important.

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The 2017 Queensland Budget – How Will it Affect Commercial and Residential Property?

August 14, 2017

The recent Queensland Government budget saw a number of changes introduced in relation to both commercial and residential properties.

The suite of changes, most of which took effect on June 16 2017, had some positives and some negatives.

The major positive for those on the lookout for their first home was the extension of the First Home Owner’s Grant. The temporary increase to the amount of the grant from $15,000 to $20,000 will be extended another six months.

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