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Covenants and Easements

Covenants and easements are important parts of a property and influences the use of the property, by...

Put and Call Options

Put and Call Options Put and call options are agreements that allow people to purchase or sell ...

Transfer of property ownership between related parties

Transferring ownership of property between related parties can be more cost effective and efficient ...

What is an affray?

An affray is a public order offence which involves either the use or threat of violence by a person ...

What are bail applications?

A bail application is a request to a court that an accused or convicted person be released from ...

What is a criminal appeal?

In simple terms, an appeal is an application made to have a legal decision reconsidered by a higher ...

What are drug offences?

In NSW there are several legally prohibited drugs and there are a variety of offences which relate ...

What are weapons and firearm offences?

There are a variety of serious criminal offences that are associated with the possession of illegal ...

Buying residential property

Do I need a lawyer when buying a residential property? You should consider seeking the assistance of...

Selling Residential Property

Do I need a lawyer when selling a residential property? If you are intending to sell a residential ...

Enduring Guardianship

What is Enduring Guardianship? Enduring guardianship refers to the appointment of a person who is ...

What is Power of Attorney?

A Power of Attorney is used to enable your attorney to make decisions regarding your finances and ...

Provision of Executor Services

What is Estate Administration? Estate administration encompasses the processes and duties that are ...

What are the benefits of having a will?

What is a will? In simple terms, a will is a document that provides for the distribution of a ...

Property Damage

Damaging or destroying property, commonly known as ‘malicious damage’, is set out as an offence ...

What is a Sentencing Assessment Report?

A Sentencing Assessment Report (SAR) is a report which aids the court in deciding on an appropriate ...

What is a break and enter offence?

A break and enter offence is an offence which encompasses circumstances where access to a premises ...

Divorce in Australian Law

A divorce is considered a legal termination of a marriage. Having a divorce in Australia is a legal ...

What is an assault?

An assault is a type of criminal offence which typically involves a threat of infliction of violence...

What are Fraud Offences?

How do we define “fraud”? Fraud, as set out in section 192E of the Crimes Act 1900, is acting ...

What is a sexual touching offence?

A sexual touching offence is a very serious offence that involves circumstances where a person ...

What are Domestic Violence Offences?

Domestic relationships in NSW include both married and de facto relationships. In addition, there ...

What are Larceny and Robbery Offences?

Larceny Larceny, commonly referred to as theft or stealing, is the taking of another person’s ...

Defences to Criminal Charges

Being charged with an offence does not guarantee a guilty conviction. Investigative errors or a ...

What is a criminal offence?

What is a criminal offence? A criminal offence is a crime or offence that is considered as a crime ...

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