hypothetical with manny wood

Good fences make good neighbours

Good fences make good neighbours

Building a new fence may cause neighbourhood tension

Conveyancing comes to the crunch

Conveyancing comes to the crunch

Property sales can strike unseen problems before settlement

Beneficiary entitled under indigenous custom

Beneficiary entitled under indigenous custom

Michael died with no will, so court ruled with regard to tradition.

Looking after Jane's best-friend

Looking after Jane's best-friend

Making provision for a pet in your will is rather simple

Compensation for work injuries

Compensation for work injuries

Timber worker John's injury leads to time on worker's compensation

Different judges have differing views.

Different judges have differing views.

Olivia wins her case against her sister but the appeal goes awry

Looking for a seachange?

Looking for a seachange?

Before buying a business, due diligence can change opinions

Even burial rights lead to squabbles

Even burial rights lead to squabbles

Separated parents dispute funeral wish due to cultural differences

Property investment causes sibling rivalry

Property investment causes sibling rivalry

A court must decide when siblings fall out over a property sale

A super surprise in court for Karen's kids

A super surprise in court for Karen's kids

Karen's will favouring the children didn't go as planned

High stakes in alleged de facto relationship

High stakes in alleged de facto relationship

A de facto relationship is significant in estate distribution

Fraud and negligence in Cow Creek

Fraud and negligence in Cow Creek

Hypothetical with Manny Wood

Difficulties establishing a same sex next-of-kin

Difficulties establishing a same sex next-of-kin

Legal advice will help with many same sex relationship issues

When a loan is deemed a gift

When a loan is deemed a gift

This week's legal hypothetical with solicitor Manny Wood

Cooling off periods and gazumping

Cooling off periods and gazumping

Property buyers have ways to avoid being gazumped

Unexpected issues with wills

Unexpected issues with wills

Division of wills needs advice of a solicitor

Marriage, divorce and your will

Marriage, divorce and your will

An new marriage is a signal for a new will