E-Alert: ‘Lemon Laws’ putting the squeeze on dodgy dealers

New laws increasing the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal's (QCAT) jurisdictional limit from $25,000 to $100,000 for matters relating to motor vehicles will come into [...]

E-Alert: Recent Crime and Corruption amendments mean that the Whistleblower might not be a Referee!

Australia’s new whistleblower laws commenced on 1 July 2019, together with significant civil and criminal penalties. This article provides a brief summary of the background [...]

E-Alert: Death and Taxes, Fiction and Fact

Benjamin Franklin is quoted as saying there is nothing in this world that can be said to be certain except death and taxes.  Herman Wouk, [...]

E-Alert: You Never Know Who’s Listening

The Do's and Don'ts of Privately Recording Body Corporate Meetings The subject of recording private conversations is an area of law that is generally fraught [...]