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Doris Day tribute – Can you gift your estate to an animal charity? – Succession Law

Debbie Sage General Legal, Wills & Estates

The dedicated animal welfare and charity work of Hollywood icon Doris Day has raised the question of whether you can…

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Total and Permanent Disablement (‘TPD’) claim – Can insurers use your social media posts as evidence? – Compensation Law

Amy Lewis Compensation Claims, Compensation Law, General Legal

Can insurers use your social media posts as evidence? Yes! Attwood Marshall Lawyers encourage clients to deactivate social media accounts…

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Total and Permanent Disablement (‘TPD’) – What is a TPD benefit? How do I make a TPD claim? – Compensation Law

Amy Lewis Compensation Claims, Compensation Law

It is likely you have recently seen advertisements about ‘TPD’ or ‘super claims’, but what is Total and Permanent Disablement…

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Demerara wins 2019 Attwood Marshall Lawyers Silk Stocking

Jeff Garrett General Legal

The Attwood Marshall Lawyers $150,000,00 Silk Stocking listed race lived up to expectations despite the heavy track with the James…

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Attwood Marshall Lawyers sponsor iconic Silk Stocking at 2019 Gold Coast Cup Race Day

Jeff Garrett General Legal

PHOTO: Attwood Marshall Lawyers Legal Practice Director, Jeff Garrett, congratulates 2013 winning Silk Stocking jockey Damian Browne. THE Attwood Marshall…

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Expert Blog Part 1 – Buying or Selling a Dental Practice – Property Law

Barry van Heerden Business & Commercial, General Legal

In the buying or selling a dental practice, there are many critical legal issues parties should consider. In this Expert…

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3P Partners Pty Ltd & Quikfund telco scam: an update

Georgia Taylor Dispute Resolution & Commercial Litigation

Scammed by Quikfund or related Telecommunication/Finance Companies? Here is the latest update, writes Commercial Litigation lawyer Georgia Taylor. Quikfund Scam…

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Attwood Marshall Lawyers’ call for inquiry into NSW Trustee & Guardian backed by politicians

Jeff Garrett General Legal, Wills & Estates, Wills and Enduring Powers of Attorney

The call for an inquiry into the NSW Trustee and Guardian has been heard with the Tweed MP throwing his…

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Deception, misconduct and legal implications – Property Law – Partner, Barry van Heerden

Barry van Heerden Property Law, Residential Conveyancing

IT SEEMS innocent enough. Telling a buyer there is someone else ‘interested’ in the same property they just signed a…

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Commercial property to surge with Gold Coast Airport $370m expansion – Property Law – Law Graduate, Andrea McGarry

Andrea McGarry General Legal, Property Law

The commercial property market is set to surge nearby the Gold Coast Airport’s $370m expansion and Attwood Marshall Lawyers are…

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Deadly combustible cladding triggers new laws in Qld – Commercial Litigation – Solicitor Charles Lethbridge

Charles Lethbridge General Legal

With new legislation to crack down on non-complaint buildings across Queensland, it is critical to check if your building is at…

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Married At First Sight: A Mockery of the Institution of Marriage – blog – Family Law

Hayley Condon Family Law

“If you thought I was the worst wife, you don’t want me as your worst enemy” These were the last…

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Self Managed Superannuation Funds borrowing to purchase property

Barry van Heerden Business & Commercial, Property Law, Residential Conveyancing

1.The New Rules In September 2007 Section 67(4A) of the Superannuation Industry Supervision Act was amended to allow Self-Managed Superannuation…

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NSW budget slashes stamp duty

Barry van Heerden Business & Commercial, Property Law, Residential Conveyancing

The New South Wales Government is abolishing stamp duty for dwellings purchased off the plan. The tax cut is the…

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Boost to the Queensland First Home Owners Grant to $11,000

Barry van Heerden Business & Commercial, General Legal, Property Law, Residential Conveyancing

Anna Bligh today announced a boost to the First Home Owners Grant for new build homes in the regions, adding…

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Get the Right Structure for your Business

Holly Gilholme Business & Commercial, Property Law

Get the Right Structure for your Business 1. Dangers of operating as a sole trader or husband and wife partnership…

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What Happens If Your Business Partner Dies Or Becomes Permanently Disabled?

Barry van Heerden Business & Commercial, General Legal, Property Law

Succession Planning for your Business A very high percentage of business owners do not have a legally enforceable Partnership Agreement…

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NSW first home owner grant cap changes

Barry van Heerden Business & Commercial, Property Law, Residential Conveyancing

The Revenue and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2010 was introduced into Parliament on 9 March. The Bill will amend the…

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NSW Stamp Duty Discount

Barry van Heerden Business & Commercial, General Legal, Property Law, Residential Conveyancing

SAVE 50% OFF STAMP DUTY ON ANY NEW HOME PURCHASED The NSW Housing Acceleration Plan (HCAP) ends on 1 July…

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Conflicts of Interest – Acting for both Parties in a Conveyance

Barry van Heerden Business & Commercial, Property Law, Residential Conveyancing

It is not unusual in the Gold Coast area and Northern New South Wales for lawyers to have already acted…

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Body Corporate and Management Rights

Barry van Heerden Business & Commercial, General Legal, Property Law, Residential Conveyancing

Attwood Marshall Lawyers has specialised in Body Corporate and Management rights issues in both Queensland and New South Wales for…

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What name or entity should we buy the property in?

Barry van Heerden Business & Commercial, General Legal, Property Law, Residential Conveyancing

Buying your principal place of residence It is very important that you establish exactly who the owners of the property…

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Queensland Government refuses to Licence Conveyancers in Queensland

Barry van Heerden Business & Commercial, Property Law, Residential Conveyancing

The Queensland Treasurer, Andrew Fraser, has confirmed that the state government will not allow licensed conveyancers to operate in Queensland….

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Sellers in QLD required to produce swimming pool safety certificates

Barry van Heerden Business & Commercial, Property Law, Residential Conveyancing

An amendment to the Building Act 1975 Qld was introduced into Parliament last week which will require a seller of…

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Creating a Life Interest or Right to Occupy

Donna Tolley Business & Commercial, Property Law, Residential Conveyancing, Wills and Enduring Powers of Attorney

JOINT TENANCY Most couples own their principal place of residence as joint tenants. This means that if one person dies,…

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SMSF Borrowing – important changes effective 7 July 2010

Barry van Heerden Business & Commercial, Property Law, Residential Conveyancing

The changes are made by the Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Amendment Act 2010. The highlights of the changes to the law…

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Building Energy Efficiency Disclosure Act 2010 affects all commercial property in QLD

Andrea McGarry Business & Commercial, Property Law, Residential Conveyancing

New disclosure obligations came into effect on 1 July 2010 by the enactment of the Building Energy Efficiency Disclosure Act…

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Self Managed Superannuation Funds borrowing to purchase property

Barry van Heerden Business & Commercial, Property Law, Residential Conveyancing

1.The New Rules In September 2007 Section 67(4A) of the Superannuation Industry Supervision Act was amended to allow Self-Managed Superannuation…

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NSW budget slashes stamp duty

Barry van Heerden Business & Commercial, Property Law, Residential Conveyancing

The New South Wales Government is abolishing stamp duty for dwellings purchased off the plan. The tax cut is the…

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Boost to the Queensland First Home Owners Grant to $11,000

Barry van Heerden Business & Commercial, General Legal, Property Law, Residential Conveyancing

Anna Bligh today announced a boost to the First Home Owners Grant for new build homes in the regions, adding…

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Get the Right Structure for your Business

Holly Gilholme Business & Commercial, Property Law

Get the Right Structure for your Business 1. Dangers of operating as a sole trader or husband and wife partnership…

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Australia says YES to Same Sex Marriage – What about the legal issues?

Hayley Condon Family Law, General Legal

Legal issues arising from historic ‘YES’ vote and same sex marriage legislation – Senior Associate and senior family lawyer Hayley…

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Attwood Marshall Lawyers Sponsor Hollindale Stakes on Prime Minister`s Cup Day at the Gold Coast Turf Club

Jeff Garrett General Legal, Horse Racing Law

IT’S SOMEWHAT WINS THE GROUP 2 HOLLINDALE STAKES IN A 1ST FOR TRAINER DARREN BEADMAN AND GODOLPHIN We all know…

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Jeremy Roche now a QLD Law Society Accredited Specialist in Personal Injury Law!

Jeff Garrett Compensation Law, General Legal

We congratulate Partner Jeremy Roche for obtaining his Specialist Accreditation in Personal Injury Law (QLD).  Legal Practice Director Jeff Garrett…

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Attwood Marshall Property Team Available Thursday Nights and Saturday Mornings!

Jeff Garrett Business & Commercial, General Legal, Property Law, Residential Conveyancing

All bases are covered at our Robina Town Centre, Coolangatta and Kingscliff offices. Legal Practice Director Jeff Garrett introduces the property team and the exciting new services available to real...

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Licensed Conveyancer joins our Property Team at the Kingscliff Office

Barry van Heerden Business & Commercial, General Legal, Property Law, Residential Conveyancing

New Department Managers Head Up Property Team At Coolangatta Main Office and Lawyer Anita Smith returns. The Property & Commercial…

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Estate Litigation, Estate Planning & Family Law Covered at Robina Town Centre Office

Donna Tolley Family Law, General Legal, Wills & Estates, Wills and Enduring Powers of Attorney

New RTC office opens Thursday nights and Saturday mornings in new level of legal services Senior Associate and Estate Litigator…

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Sunday Workers’ Penalty Rates Slashed by Fair Work Commission

Charles Lethbridge Dispute Resolution & Commercial Litigation, Employment Law, General Legal

The Fair Work Commission announced today that Sunday penalty rates in the retail, fast food, hospitality and pharmacy industries will…

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Attwood Marshall’s new Robina Town Centre Office now open!

Jeff Garrett General Legal

Attwood Marshall’s new Robina Town Centre Office now open! Open Thursday nights and Saturday mornings (by appointment). Visit our new…

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New Robina Town Centre Office Anchors Attwood Marshall Expansion

Jeff Garrett General Legal

Attwood Marshall Lawyers has expanded its Robina office to larger premises in the Robina Town Centre at a convenient location…

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Kangaroo Appeals and Wins in Motorbike Case!

Jeremy Roche Compensation Claims, Compensation Law, General Legal

Kangaroo Appeals and Wins in Motorbike Case! The NSW Court of Appeal has recently handed down its decision in an…

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Having a Sickie After Melbourne Cup Day?

Charles Lethbridge Business & Commercial, General Legal, Horse Racing Law

The Race that Stops the Nation: Employees and Medical Certificates, the Real Cost of Melbourne Cup Day to Australian Businesses…

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Self-Managed Super Funds News Flash

Barry van Heerden Business & Commercial, General Legal

BUY/SELL AGREEMENT SMSF INSURANCE ATO RULING We refer to our previous articles parts 1, 2 , 3 and 4 on…

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