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You and your lawyer: Part 3 – Working with your lawyer

Thursday, November 08, 2012


You and your lawyer: Part 2 – Choosing a lawyer

Monday, November 05, 2012


You and your lawyer: Part 1 – Why you need a lawyer

Thursday, November 01, 2012


Smoking in the Workplace - The cost of time and what is the law?

Monday, October 29, 2012

When out and about in the community at large, signs stating “No smoking” are prolific. “No smoking rules” which cover smoking in public places, such as restaurants, shopping centres, entertainment venues, places of education, hotels and clubs have been place since 2000. Some councils have also outlawed smoking in children’s playgrounds, in outdoor dining areas attached to restaurants and sporting grounds. On July 1 2009 the Public Health (Tobacco) Act 2008 added to the offences relating to smoking stating it is now against the law to smoke in a car when a child under 16 is present in the vehicle. A $250 on the spot fine applies. Read More-->

Double Demerit Points Reminder for the October Long Weekend

Thursday, September 27, 2012

If you are planning on being out and about on NSW roads over the October long weekend, remember that the double demerit period begins at midnight Thursday and through until midnight Monday. Read More-->

Where's Your Money?

Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Don't worry, we aren't going to use the dreaded 'budget' word. But what you do need to ask yourself is where is your money, what do you owe and are you guarantor for someone else? Read More-->

What you don’t know will almost always hurt you

Thursday, September 08, 2011

Imagine going to your doctor to get your car serviced, or getting your mechanic to do a quick medical for you.  How about advice on getting rid of fleas from your mortgage broker, or stock broking assistance from your physiotherapist?

Unless your body needs an oil change or you are purchasing shares in health companies, you might want to consider looking elsewhere for that advice!