Image courtesy govnews.com.au The South Australian Government has recently announced a raft of increases to fines for speeding, mobile phone use whilst behind the wheel and drink or drug-driving....Read More
FAQ – My former partner is selling his investment property and trying to keep all the money. What can I do?
If your name is not on the title or on the loan/mortgage, the sale could go ahead without your knowledge or consent. That could result in your former partner receiving...Read More
Couples today are increasingly utilising mediation over going to court, as a means to sort out disagreements about the care arrangements of children and the division of assets. Whilst mediation...Read More
Ask the Lawyer – I am setting up a new business. Do I need a lawyer to advise on my commercial lease?
As a business owner and tenant, a commercial lease will be one of your business’ most important contracts. It imposes legal and financial obligations on you over a period of...Read More
There are two main types of maintenance; child maintenance (also known as “child support”), and spousal or de facto partner maintenance (ie. “alimony”). You can apply for child support online...Read More
Child custody arrangements with my former partner are complicated this year because school holidays overlap Easter. Can the father’s time override my Easter time with our son? Unusually, Easter this...Read More
MEDIA RELEASE: 27 February 2019 Changes to the Public Trustee SA Wills service ultimately benefits grieving families. Last Friday Deputy Premier and Attorney-General Vickie Chapman announced that as of...Read More
If you are involved in a motor vehicle accident, your first legal obligation is to stop at the scene. This is necessary from both a compulsory third party insurance, and...Read More
I have been told that I can represent myself in my criminal matter. So why do I need a lawyer? There is an old adage “A person that represent...Read More