July 4, 2018

Are Your Affairs In Order? The Importance of Specific Gifts in Wills and Communication with Beneficiaries – Case Study 4

In the Case Study below if the man had properly communicated with his son about what to expect on his passing it is more likely the […]
July 4, 2018

Are Your Affairs In Order? Have you updated your superannuation fund? Case Study 3

A common oversight in Estate Planning is the failure to nominate, or failure to update, a beneficiary or beneficiaries to your superannuation fund or any life […]
June 20, 2018

New National Minimum Wage from 1 July 2018:

Fair Work Commission Decides on a 3.5% Increase in Annual Wage Review The Fair Work Commission’s Annual Wage Review on 1 June 2018 determined that employees […]
May 24, 2018

Ipso Facto Clauses and Creditors Rights Under Contracts New Laws Commence 1 July 2018

Background It is common for commercial contracts to contain “ipso facto” clauses (“IFCs”). IFCs are clauses in a contract which allow for certain rights (e.g. termination) […]
May 22, 2018

Are Your Affairs In Order? What Happens If You Die and Don’t Have a Will? Case Study 2

This article contains the second case study in our Estate Planning series, which highlights the consequences of neglecting your Estate Planning and what you can do […]