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Media Release 2011

Local Property Lawyer Joins Elite - Sunshine Coast Daily - Dec 2011 Local Property Lawyer Joins Elite - Sunshine Coast Daily - Dec 2011
Buyer Beware when it comes to flooding - Profile Mag March 2011 Buyer Beware when it comes to flooding - Profile Mag March 2011
Land Valuation Act 2010 - Profile Mag Feb 2011 Land Valuation Act 2010 - Profile Mag Feb 2011
Buying off the plan - Profile Mag Jan 2011 Buying off the plan - Profile Mag Jan 2011

Media Release 2010

New Pool Safety Laws - Profile Mag Dec 2010 New Pool Safety Laws - Profile Mag Dec 2010
Auction Tips for Buyers - Profile Mag Nov 2010 Auction Tips for Buyers - Profile Mag Nov 2010
Shareholders Agreement - Profile Mag Oct 2010 Shareholders Agreement - Profile Mag Oct 2010
Gifts or Loans - Profile Mag Sept 2010 Gifts or Loans - Profile Mag Sept 2010
Will your Will Stand Up - Profile Mag Aug 2010 Will your Will Stand Up - Profile Mag Aug 2010
Tax Effective Wills - Profile Mag July 2010 Tax Effective Wills - Profile Mag July 2010
Business Succession Planning - Profile Mag April 2010 Business Succession Planning - Profile Mag April 2010
Credit Management - Profile Mag March 2010 Credit Management - Profile Mag March 2010

Media Release 2009

TML Adds to its Ranks - Jul 09 TML Adds to its Ranks - Jul 09
Inquiry Boosted Interest in Law - Feb 09 Inquiry Boosted Interest in Law - Feb 09

Media Release 2008

Raising Money a Bit Hairy - Nov 08 Raising Money a Bit Hairy - Nov 08
Ready Set Mo - Nov 08 Ready Set Mo - Nov 08
First Home Buyers Get Stamp Duty Relief - Aug 08 First Home Buyers Get Stamp Duty Relief - Aug 08
Asset Protection - Aug 08 Asset Protection - Aug 08
NECS - July 08 NECS - July 08

Media Release 2007

Organ Donation - Dec 07 Organ Donation - Dec 07
Trust Cloning - Nov 07 Trust Cloning - Nov 07
Housing Affordability - Sept 07 Housing Affordability - Sept 07
Dangers of DIY on Death - July 07 Dangers of DIY on Death - July 07
Australian Workplace Agreements - May 07 Australian Workplace Agreements - May 07
Time running out to benefit from super reforms - April 07 Time running out to benefit from super reforms - April 07
New Qld law steps up fire safety - March 07 New Qld law steps up fire safety - March 07
First Home Buyer concessions for vacant land - Jan 07 First Home Buyer concessions for vacant land - Jan 07

Media Release 2006

Asbestos Regulations - Sept 06 Asbestos Regulations - Sept 06
Bankruptcy Changes - Sept 06 Bankruptcy Changes - Sept 06
Increases in transfer duty - July 06 Increases in transfer duty - July 06
Defamation - June 06 Defamation - June 06
Qld legal contracts under threat PAMDA - Feb 06 Qld legal contracts under threat PAMDA - Feb 06

Legal Updates 2014

Right to Views: A Far Reaching Issue Right to Views: A Far Reaching Issue
Big changes to real estate law in QLD - November 2014 Big changes to real estate law in QLD - November 2014
Tree Disputes - November 2014 Tree Disputes - November 2014
Land Sales and Other Legislation - November 2014 Land Sales and Other Legislation - November 2014
Fence Disputes - November 2014 Fence Disputes - November 2014
Conveyancing - October 2014 Conveyancing - October 2014
PPSR Registration - October 2014 PPSR Registration - October 2014
Secured Creditors - October 2014 Secured Creditors - October 2014
Avoiding Challenges to your Will - September 2014 Avoiding Challenges to your Will - September 2014
Challenging a Will - August 2014 Challenging a Will - August 2014
Did you know? - July 2014 Did you know? - July 2014
Director Liability - July 2014 Director Liability - July 2014
Director Liability Amended Legislation - July 2014 Director Liability Amended Legislation - July 2014
Estate Claims and Equitability - June 2014 Estate Claims and Equitability - June 2014
Credit Law Reforms - May 2014 Credit Law Reforms - May 2014
Management of Retail Shop Leases - April 2014 Management of Retail Shop Leases - April 2014
Amendments to the BCIPA - April 2014 Amendments to the BCIPA - April 2014
Organ Donation - April 2014 Organ Donation - April 2014
Dangers of DIY Wills - April 2014 Dangers of DIY Wills - April 2014
Privacy Act Amendments - April 2014 Privacy Act Amendments - April 2014
Enforcement - March 2014 Enforcement - March 2014
Enforcement Flowchart - March 2014 Enforcement Flowchart - March 2014
Dealing with Insolvent Tenants - February 2014 Dealing with Insolvent Tenants - February 2014
Debt Recovery - January 2014 Debt Recovery - January 2014
Debt Recovery Flow Chart - January 2014 Debt Recovery Flow Chart - January 2014

Legal Updates 2013

Asbestos Register - November 2013 Asbestos Register - November 2013
PPSA Transitional Period to end - November 2013 PPSA Transitional Period to end - November 2013
Pool Safety - November 2013 Pool Safety - November 2013
BCCMA Disclosure Statements - November 2013 BCCMA Disclosure Statements - November 2013
Contract Execution – “or nominee” - October 2013 Contract Execution – “or nominee” - October 2013
Subcontractors’ Charges Act 1974 - October 2013 Subcontractors’ Charges Act 1974 - October 2013
Changes to the QBSA Act - October 2013 Changes to the QBSA Act - October 2013
Challenging BCIPA adjudication decisions - September 2013 Challenging BCIPA adjudication decisions - September 2013
Personal Properties Securities Register (PPSR) - Feb 2013 Personal Properties Securities Register (PPSR) - Feb 2013
Proposed changes to PAMDA - Feb 2013 Proposed changes to PAMDA - Feb 2013

Legal Updates 2012

Movember is here!! - Nov 2012 Movember is here!! - Nov 2012
Movember is coming!! Let the mo grow!! - Oct 2012 Movember is coming!! Let the mo grow!! - Oct 2012
First Home Owner Grant ends after 10 October 2012 - Oct 2012 First Home Owner Grant ends after 10 October 2012 - Oct 2012
First Home Owners Construction Grant - Sept 2012 First Home Owners Construction Grant - Sept 2012
Urgent Warning for Company Directors - Directors Penalty Notice - July 2012 Urgent Warning for Company Directors - Directors Penalty Notice - July 2012
Principal Place of Residence (PPR) Duty Concession returns on 1 July - June 2012 Principal Place of Residence (PPR) Duty Concession returns on 1 July - June 2012
Principal Place of Residence (PPR) Duty Concession set to return - May 2012 Principal Place of Residence (PPR) Duty Concession set to return - May 2012
Trees and Fences - Neighbourhood Disputes Resolution Act 2011 - Feb 2012 Trees and Fences - Neighbourhood Disputes Resolution Act 2011 - Feb 2012
New changes to the Asbestos Management Code - Feb 2012 New changes to the Asbestos Management Code - Feb 2012
Are you ready for PPSA? - January 2012 Are you ready for PPSA? - January 2012

Legal Updates 2011

Tree Disputes and New Disclosure Obligations - Nov 2011 Tree Disputes and New Disclosure Obligations - Nov 2011
Movember is here! Raising Awareness for Men's Health - Nov 2011 Movember is here! Raising Awareness for Men's Health - Nov 2011
New Pool Registration Requirements & Partner becomes accredited specialist - Nov 2011 New Pool Registration Requirements & Partner becomes accredited specialist - Nov 2011
2011 QLD Budget - The Effects on Real Estate Sales - June 2011 2011 QLD Budget - The Effects on Real Estate Sales - June 2011
Critical BCCMA Changes - April 2011 Critical BCCMA Changes - April 2011
BCCM Act amendments come into force - April 2011 BCCM Act amendments come into force - April 2011
Buying for a "Nominee" - Feb 2011 Buying for a "Nominee" - Feb 2011
PAMDA Update - Feb 2011 PAMDA Update - Feb 2011
Pool Safety Laws Delayed for Rentals - Feb 2011 Pool Safety Laws Delayed for Rentals - Feb 2011
Pool Safety Register - Feb 2011 Pool Safety Register - Feb 2011

Legal Updates 2010

Movember - Thank you for your donations - Nov 2010 Movember - Thank you for your donations - Nov 2010
Movember - It's not too late to donate - Nov 2010 Movember - It's not too late to donate - Nov 2010
Movember - Raising awareness for men's health - Nov 2010 Movember - Raising awareness for men's health - Nov 2010
Swimming Pool Regulation Update - Oct 2010 Swimming Pool Regulation Update - Oct 2010
BCCM Form 14 - Jan 2010 BCCM Form 14 - Jan 2010
FHOG form changes - Jan 2010 FHOG form changes - Jan 2010
Sustainability Declaration - Jan 2010 Sustainability Declaration - Jan 2010
Unfair Contracts Legislation Unfair Contracts Legislation
Amendments to the Property Agents and Motor Dealers Act and Body Corporate and Community Management Amendments to the Property Agents and Motor Dealers Act and Body Corporate and Community Management

Legal Updates 2009

Asset Protection Series - Part 1 Asset Protection Series - Part 1
Asset Protection Series - Part 2 Asset Protection Series - Part 2
Asset Protection Series - Part 3 Asset Protection Series - Part 3
Asset Protection Series - Part 4 Asset Protection Series - Part 4
Asset Protection Series - Part 5 Asset Protection Series - Part 5
Asset Protection Series - Part 6 Asset Protection Series - Part 6
Asset Protection Series - Part 7 Asset Protection Series - Part 7
Asset Protection Series - Part 8 Asset Protection Series - Part 8
Enduring Powers of Attorney SMSF - Sept 09 Enduring Powers of Attorney SMSF - Sept 09
Land Tax Recovery Under Leases Revisited - June 09 Land Tax Recovery Under Leases Revisited - June 09
Returning Signed Residential Contract to the Buyer - June 09 Returning Signed Residential Contract to the Buyer - June 09
Termination of Off-The-Plan Contracts - Bossichix Pty Ltd -v- Martinek Holdings Pty Ltd - June 09 Termination of Off-The-Plan Contracts - Bossichix Pty Ltd -v- Martinek Holdings Pty Ltd - June 09
Beneficial Interest - Jan 09 Beneficial Interest - Jan 09
Changes to Foreign Investment Arrangements - Jan 09 Changes to Foreign Investment Arrangements - Jan 09

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