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Click to Call PERSONAL INJURY CLAIM: IF YOU SUE, WILL YOU GET YOUR MONEY? – By Glen Pearce – After a co-worker assaulted him without warning, a man was seriously injured. His injuries were extensive and ongoing, meaning that he could no longer work. After his workers compensation payments ended, he successfully took legal action…Read More
Click to Call CHILDREN AND FAMILY LAW: WHAT IF YOU DON’T LIKE YOUR EX’S NEW PARTNER? A woman’s new partner had a criminal record for drug offences. When he started living with the woman and her children, their father took legal action because he believed that his ex-wife’s new partner was a threat to his…Read More
SECRET RECORDINGS USED IN FAMILY LAW CASE – By Naomi Hill – Is it legal to secretly record conversations that you’ve had with your ex? This was the issue in a recent case in which a woman tried to use secret recordings to prove that her relationship with her former partner was more than just…Read More
BUILDING WORKS: WHAT IF THE ROOF OVER MY HEAD IS TOO LOW? – By Jake Woolford – When the owners of a brand new$1.8 million apartment claimed that its ceiling was too low, they sued the building company, seeking more than $330,000 to reinstall it at the correct height. This case raised questions about what…Read More
SA pioneers Gambling Intervention Program – By Naomi Hill – In Australia, problem gambling pervades age groups, socio-economic backgrounds and geographic locations. It’s everywhere. It can lurk behind a façade of happy family life or be out in the open as lives are destroyed in its wake. It’s a burden that, in some way or…Read More
Click to Call “Crypto-what?” Digital Currency in Estate Planning Cryptocurrency exists in an intriguing online world, partly because it was borne out of code cracking activities in World War II. While it’s a fairly new development, it is becoming an increasingly popular investment and now it appears that cryptocurrency will, before too long, cement its…Read More
CRIMINAL LAW: WHEN ARE POLICE SEARCHES UNLAWFUL? -By Henry James – When the police were searching a man’s house for firearms and then found large quantities of cannabis, they tried to use their general search warrant powers to convict him of drug offences. However, he successfully argued that the police had misused their search powers.…Read More
PERSONAL INJURY: IF I’M ASSAULTED, CAN I SUE FOR DAMAGES? – By Andrew Carpenter – After his friend assaulted him, a man sued for damages, claiming intentional assault and battery. The Court decided that for the man’s claim to succeed, it wasn’t necessary for him to prove financial loss due to his injuries. The case…Read More
DEMERIT POINTS: USING A MOBILE PHONE WHILST DRIVING – By Chloe Goldsworthy – If you’ve stopped your car at a red light, is it okay to sneak a quick look at your mobile phone? After all, your car is stationary and you can’t possibly hurt anyone. A recent decision shows just how seriously our legal…Read More
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