Archive for December, 2017

‘Tis the season to party — but only if you are over 18

Posted by Johnston Withers, in News
We are in the midst of the festive season and the State Government has cracked down on the supply of alcohol to minors (i.e. anyone under the age of 18). This crack down is focusing on parties and events with large groups of teenagers. Under 18’s can still drink at a private residence as long as ... Read more

Injury, illness and disability affecting your ability to engage in employment

Posted by Johnston Withers, in News
Steve Quinn provide some legal advice on Injury, illness and disability affecting your ability to engage in employment. When you are injured at work and unable to do your usual job for a period, workers compensation will usually cover some or all of your lost income and medical expenses, but what if you suffer an injury or ... Read more

Sign on the line before you leap…

The end of the 2017 year has brought wonderful news for those Australians who supported and may want to take advantage of the same sex marriage laws, with same sex marriages able to take place in Australia from early January.  One thing that all engaged couples need to consider is their wills! If you prepare a ... Read more