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Should you have any concerns about your workplace rights or entitlements or think you have been unfairly dismissed or treated adversely, you should seek legal advice from a legal practitioner. …

how to choose the best family lawyer

The Benefits of Hiring a Good Family Lawyer

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It is an unfortunate reality that many people throughout their lives will find them in a situation where they need the guidance of a Family Law Lawyer. However, many believe…

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The Steps to Filing a Motor Vehicle Accident Injury Claim in Queensland

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If you find yourself wondering how to file a road accident injury claim, you likely have a lot of questions and concerns. It can be a difficult and stressful time,…

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Do the Police Need a Search Warrant?

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Search warrants. Anyone who has watched a crime drama on television is familiar with the concept: police officers charging into a home on the authority of a piece of paper….

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I Have Been Charged with Drink Driving in Queensland

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Drink driving is a criminal offence which involves operating a motor vehicle whilst impaired by alcohol to the point that the effects render the driver incapable of operating a motor…

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Can I Appeal A Magistrates Court Decision?

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The Magistrates Court of Queensland is the lower level of the Queensland Court system and sees many minor offences; hearing about 95% of court cases. Most of both criminal and…

Special Hardship Order

What is a Special Hardship Order?

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Special Hardship Orders Have you received a notice suspending your licence for either the accumulation of demerit points, or for a speeding offence? If you have received such a notice…

Family Law Frequently Asked Questions

Family Law | Frequently Asked Questions

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LawBuddy offers a quick and easy way to find the right lawyer for you. How long will it take to have my divorce finalised? The law requires that a marriage...
Frequently Asked Questions about Property Law

Property Law Frequently Asked Questions

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LawBuddy offers a quick and easy way to find the right lawyer for you.   Is my property held as a joint tenant or as tenants in common? If you…

Frequently Asked Questions for Criminal Law Cases

Criminal Law Frequently Asked Questions

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LawBuddy Criminal Law Frequently Asked Questions LawBuddy offers a quick and easy way to find the right lawyer for you. What is the difference between an indictable, summary and regulatory…

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Think Twice About a Granny Flat

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Thinking of letting the oldies move in? Many Australians, particularly given the ageing population and somewhat limited retirement housing options available and not to mention, centre link concession benefits as…

Lucky 13 Number on Car

Lucky Number 13?

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Lucky 13 is a clothing company that was launched in 1991 and is based in Orange County. Lucky 13 designed and creates vintage American apparel for men and women. Lucky…

Fined Over Pizza Wages? Contact our lawyers today.

Man Fined Over Pizza Wages

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In Melbourne a restaurant owner and 2 companies have been fined more than $300,000 and ordered to make payments to his staff of $79,000 after it was revealed that he…

Jailed For Not Paying Wifes Mortgage

Jailed for Not Paying Wife’s Mortgage

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The importance of taking Court Orders seriously was reiterated last week by Federal Magistrate, Michael Jarrett who jailed a man for three months for not, among other things paying his…

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Don’t Go to the Family Law Court

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If only couples in family law disputes would sort out there issues themselves, is a statement I’ve heard from so many family lawyers. Family disputes are emotionally-charged events for all…

Asylum Seeker Criminal Cases

Asylum Seeker Criminal Cases At Risk

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“Institutional recklessness” of Federal Police may give rise to appeals. It was recently revealed that a systemic failure by the Australian Federal Police could result in multiple appeals, after it…

Baden-Clay Trial – Jurors Will be Quizzed

Baden-Clay Trial – Jurors Will be Quizzed

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Listen closely – there will be a test. In a pre-trial hearing, the Supreme Court ruled that jurors will be asked 3 simple questions. The trial, which starts next Tuesday…

Students Cop Fines Over Marine Safety - Law Buddy

Students Cop Fines Over Marine Safety

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7 students from the University of Queensland have been issued fines for jumping from a commercial boat at night, whilst on a party cruise down the Brisbane River. The students…

Harvey Norman Franchisees Fined

Harvey Norman Franchisees Fined

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A total of four Harvey Norman franchisees were found to have misled customers over their consumer rights by the Federal Court. Stores in Gordon (NSW), Mandurah (WA), Albany (WA) and…

Electronic Cigarettes in the Spotlight

Electronic Cigarettes in the Spotlight

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Battery powered vaporisors that mimic the effect of smoking have been steadily rising in popularity. The devices heat a liquid, producing a vapour that the user then ‘smokes’ by inhaling…

Entering a Aged Care Facility

Entering a Aged Care Facility

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The transition from home or hospital into an aged care facility is overwhelming for many people. The administrative and legal processes are complex and are often considered at a time…

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