What Rebel Wilson’s case against Bauer Media tells us about Defamation

Rebel Wilson an Australian born actress and comedian, recently won a 4.6 million dollars (AUD) claim against publishers Bauer Media. The actress was interviewed by the media company which resulted in…

What you should be aware of before moving into a retirement village

For many families the need to address safe, enjoyable, community based living for older loved ones is inevitable. As our parents and grandparents age the need for good care and physical monitoring…

What will the 2018 General Data Protection Regulation mean for me and my business?

The European Unions ‘General Data Protection Regulation’ (GDPR) is in force from the 25th of May 2018. With the rise in online businesses worldwide, wide-scale data collection and monetisation has…

Conveyancing: Protect your interests

Conveying property as either the seller or the buyer can be an exciting time. Both parties have lives and plans that are changing. However, for the transaction to go smoothly for everyone, it is…

Can a text message be considered my legal will?

“Dave Nic you Jack keep all that I have house and superannuation, put my ashes in the back garden with Trish Julie will take her stuff only she’s ok gone back to her ex AGAIN I’m beaten. A bit of…

What should I do when I get a Summons?

Getting a Summons in the mail is hardly the most pleasant event. But it’s also no reason to panic, you just have to know what to do. Much the same is true of receiving a Subpoena, although the…