Legal Updates

At Thompson McNichol Lawyers, we make it a point to be informed on the latest legal updates in our field. We know that laws are subject to amendments, which means certain laws may no longer be the same the next day. We work hard to stay updated on current legal matters in the areas of property, commercial, and business law, along with estate planning and dispute resolution. This allows us to offer the best legal remedies provided by the law for all types of clients.

We aim to provide easy-to-understand legal solutions and excellent client service, so we have prepared a comprehensive collection of reading materials that discuss the newest legal updates in downloadable format. We believe that providing a quick access to these documents will equip all clients with the necessary information regarding a particular subject matter. All of our files are discussed in simple terms to help every person understand each topic.

Our firm also provides a record of our presence in the media over the years. All our media releases are available for download.

Click on the link below to view our archive of media releases, newsletters, and legal updates.


Legal Updates 2017

Discretionary Trusts Remain a Valuable Asset Protection Tool - March 2017 Discretionary Trusts Remain a Valuable Asset Protection Tool - March 2017

A Summary of the 2017 Budget Outcomes for Foreign Property Investors - June 2017 A Summary of the 2017 Budget Outcomes for Foreign Property Investors - June 2017

Changes to Commercial Building Disclosure - June 2017 Changes to Commercial Building Disclosure - June 2017



Legal Updates 2016

March 2016 Quarter CPI Figures Released - April 2016 March 2016 Quarter CPI Figures Released - April 2016

Related Party Loans in your SMSF – Further Update - April Related Party Loans in your SMSF – Further Update - April

Related Party Loans in your SMSF - April Related Party Loans in your SMSF - April

Foreign Investment in Australia - May 2016 Foreign Investment in Australia - May 2016

Foreign Resident CGT Withholding Regime Commences on 1 July 2016 - June Foreign Resident CGT Withholding Regime Commences on 1 July 2016 - June

Amendments to The Retail Shop Leases Act Now Proclaimed - September 2016 Amendments to The Retail Shop Leases Act Now Proclaimed - September 2016

Additional Foreign Acquirer Duty - Foreign Buyers Beware - October 2016 Additional Foreign Acquirer Duty - Foreign Buyers Beware - October 2016


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