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‘Spring has Sprung’

Spring Real Estate Auction time is heating up! With the real estate spring auction period heating did you know you can negotiate changes to the contract for sale before the auction? At an Auction sale - Bidders must be registered; Exchange of contracts occurs when the...

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Are you really protected by your insurance?

The Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT) has found that blanket exceptions for mental illness in insurance policies can amount to discrimination under the Equal Opportunity Act, 2010.  The Tribunal considered this question last year when a case was...

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Changes to Sunday and Public Holiday Penalty Rates

On Thursday 23 February, 2017 the Fairwork Commission issued it's long awaited findings on proposed cuts to Sunday and Public Holiday penalty rates and if you're a worker in retail, pharmacies, hospitality or fast food you may be disappointed to learn that your Sunday...

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Challenging Wills and Testamentary Undue Influence

For a Will to be invalid as a result of undue influence there must be more than an opportunity to exert, or a suspicion of, undue influence. There must be a coercion that results in the Will failing to reflect the Will maker's true wishes. A person who makes a Will is...

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Have you been injured in a Motor Vehicle Accident?

Have you been injured in a motor vehicle accident and the Insurer has made you an offer of settlement. Before you accept that offer you should obtain legal advice. Peter Moore has recently acted for two separate people who were injured in motor vehicle accidents as a...

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