What is Litigation?

What is Litigation?

The term litigation refers to the process undertaken of handling disputes and bringing to court lawsuits that enforce a particular right. During the litigation process, the overseeing judge will make the final decision unless the parties can come to some […]

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Assault Charges
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AVO’s
AVO

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What Is A Body Corporate?

What Is A Body Corporate?

There is a growing trend in Australia and around the world towards community living. There are benefits to this type of lifestyle as you retain your privacy yet do not have the responsibilities you have with private property. The majority […]

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Eminent Domain – What This Means in Australia
Eminent Domain

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What Is A Caveat On A Property?
What Is A Caveat On A Property

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Choosing A Will Lawyer

Choosing A Will Lawyer

Taking the time to create a will, will make things so much easier for the family in the event of an untimely death. Creating a will does not have to be onerous, but it will take a little bit of […]

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Probate Records NSW
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What Is The NSW Land And Environment Court?

What Is The NSW Land And Environment Court?

In Sydney, you will find the Land and Environment Court of New South Wales. This court was established as a superior court in 1980 with sole jurisdiction over environmental matters. Its role is to oversee both civil and criminal cases. […]

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What Is Community Title?

What Is Community Title?

There are many things that you should know before you buy a property. Property is something you will invest considerable finances in and time and effort, so it is wise to undertake your  research, not just concerning which property you […]

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What Does The Executor Of A Will Do?

What Does The Executor Of A Will Do

In layman’s terms, an executor of a will is someone you entrust your last wishes on this earth with, someone you believe will carry out your wishes in the way that you want. Let’s look at exactly what an executor […]

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What Are Consent Orders In The Family Court?

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When experiencing the emotional journey of separation, it is easy to overlook spousal maintenance, and, in some cases, people are Read more

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