A recent judgment by the Full Court of the Family Court of Australia has clarified the test for having a Financial Agreement set aside on the grounds of duress.
On 8 November 2016, the Queensland Parliament passed legislation that institutes a class action procedure into the Queensland Supreme Court. This legislation amends the Civil Proceedings Act 2011 to allow representative proceedings to be brought if:
Are birth claims on the rise in Australia?
Congratulations to Amie Frydenberg and Kaitlyn Gulle - LIV Accredited Specialists in Workplace RelationsBy newseditor on Thursday, October 27, 2016
We are excited to be part of a new national sponsorship program for Community Legal Centres (CLCs).
In September this year, new legislation came into effect in Victoria which allows couples to adopt regardless of their sex or gender identity.
We recently advised Henderson Group Plc on the Australian aspects of its recommended all share "merger of equals" with Janus Capital Group Inc.
Resolving workplace complaints effectively is an essential skill for HR professionals and people managers who may need to address a range of complaints, from low-level operational "gripes", to business-threatening allegations of fraud, harassment, or endemic abuse.
According to Bill Evans, Westpac's Chief Economist, Australia currently holds two world records: 27 years of uninterrupted growth, and the highest percentage of household debt.