Unfair Dismissal Maximum Compensation

When someone loses their job due to what they believe to be an unfair action by their employer, they have a right to raise a claim before the Courts. However, before raising the claim it is important…

Can you sue a gym for injury? What happens when you’re injured at the gym?

Injuries can and do occur in gyms, and different types of activity come with varying levels of risk. During the onboarding process, many gyms will have you sign a waiver that covers them for any…

Are you a direct shareholder of the bank of mum and dad?

Written by James Kelly, Partner, Wills and Probate Solicitor  With property prices reaching new heights across the country and lenders tightening the criteria for lending it is becoming increasingly…

Could your company be at risk during your Family Court proceedings?

But my speedboat is owned by the Company! It may have sounded like a clever tactic after a few drinks at your mate’s barbeque as you tried to solve your list of problems, but the reality is it won’t…

I’m an executor – what are my responsibilities?

Being asked to be the Executor of a family member or friend’s estate is an honour. In asking you to perform these duties the person is trusting you with their last wishes including properly settling…

What is Gardening Leave and is it legal?

Employment relationships end for a myriad of reasons. Hopefully, it is on good terms and both the employer and the employee can move on without any angst. In some situations, even if the parting of…