Commentary on the Family Courts Restructure

September 19th, 2018|Les Stubbs

September 2018 Les Stubbs and Cheryl Po  Wise politicians and erudite jurists have time and again observed that an independent judiciary is the very heart of a republic.  This is so because the foundation of

Casual or Not? The Federal Court Sends a Warning to Employers

September 18th, 2018|admin

September 2018 | Kieran Kelly The 16 August 2018 decision of the Federal Court in WorkPac Pty Ltd v Skene [2018] FCAFC 131 (WorkPac v Skene) has significant ramifications for businesses that rely on casual

Cryptocurrencies – be aware and tread carefully

September 10th, 2018|Jonathan Harris

September 2018 | Jonathan Harris "There is something special about Bitcoin that makes it inherently resistant to government control. It is built on code. It lives in the cloud. It is globalized and detached from

Is separating different to getting a divorce?

August 15th, 2018|Les Stubbs

August 2018 | Les Stubbs In our experience with clients we see some confusion exists as to the meaning of the terms ‘separation’ and ‘divorce’. Many clients believe these terms are interchangeable, but, they have

Is your company experiencing financial difficulty?

August 15th, 2018|Scott Freidman

August 2018 | Scott Freidman There are many reasons why a company might find itself in financial difficulty. Even if your company appears to be running well, it is important to know what to do

Does your business have a Notifiable Data Breach strategy in place?

August 15th, 2018|Scott Freidman

August 2018 | Scott Freidman On 22 February 2018, significant amendments to the Commonwealth Privacy Act 1988 came into effect establishing the Notifiable Data Breaches (NDB) scheme in Australia. Prior to these amendments, there was