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Tisher Liner FC Law finalists in the Australian Law Awards 2018
The 18th annual Australian Law Awards, in partnership with UNSW Law, recognises the outstanding contribution of Australia’s top lawyers and legal firms across 33 categories Winners in the individual categories will automatically be shortlisted for the coveted Lawyers Weekly Excellence Award Lawyers Weekly editor, Emma Ryan, said this year’s Australian Law Awards is set to be the biggest yet “The Australian Law Awards is the pinnacle of events for the nation’s legal profession,” Ms...
Rules of Thumb for Purchasing a Property
Good advice is only going to benefit you if you take advantage of it. This applies whatever your purpose for the property is: to live in, to let out as an investment, to run a business, or to develop. Get advice before you sign a Contract The most important point to be made is that you need to get advice before you sign a contract, not afterwards. Whilst you may be able to get out...
By Samuel McMahon
10 July 2018
Are you complying with the Real Estate Industry Award? Don’t get caught out!
Changes to the Real Estate Industry Award 2010 Important changes to the Award include: Classification of employees and an increase of the minimum weekly wage; Who is considered a ‘junior employee’; Allowances for employees; Commission-only employment and the review process; Annual leave entitlements for commission-only employees; and Entitlements after employment ends Employees will now be classified based on an Employee Level ranging between 1 and 4, and their classification will need to...
By Bianca Porto
4 July 2018
Landlords – Make sure you get paid!
So what are the tips to get paid? Make sure your lease is valid. Has there been a renewal since the lease was entered into and has that renewal been documented and signed by all parties including any guarantor? Have you ensured that you have the correct security deposit? Some leases provide that the security deposit is based on a number of months rent. As the rent increases each year, so should the security deposit....
By Phillip Leaman
3 July 2018