Recent Articles

This page provides a range of articles designed to inform you in relation to a variety of legal issues.

Lump Sum Compensation for Work Injuries

You may be entitled to receive a lump sum payment if you have a permanent impairment as a result of a work related injury or illness,. Eligibility: Claims for lump compensation for injuries that occurred on or after 19 June 2012, the following applies: you must be...

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Work Injury Damages Explained

You may be entitled to claim common law damages if your injury resulted from your employer’s negligence. Work injury damages are generally limited to payment of compensation for past and future loss of earnings. It is important to note that work injury damages...

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Claiming weekly payments of compensation

If you have been injured at work you may be eligible to receive weekly payments of compensation if the injury has resulted in a loss of earnings. As soon as the injury occurs a few things must happen: You must notify your employer The employer will their insurer. You...

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Getting Divorced – A Guide to Help You

​Marriage break-ups for most people are very stressful and confusing. You may be feeling anxious and out-of-control because you don’t understand the legal process and what it is that you have to do, where to start. This may even be the case if both you and your spouse...

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Medical, Hospital and Rehabilitation Expenses

You may be eligible to claim the costs of treatment expenses for your work related injury: Medical Hospital Ambulance Rehabilitation Travel Eligibility: Expenses will be paid where the treatment: takes place during the period you are entitled to receive compensation;...

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Public Liability Compensation Explained

If you suffer an injury as a result of an accident which occurs on public or private property you may be able to claim compensation for any loss resulting from the injuries: If the accident could have been prevented by the property owner, If the accident was as a...

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Child Support Assessment

How do you work out what my income is? Several types of income are taken into account when working out child support payments for both parents. The CSA will add up these amounts to get your adjusted taxable income, which is based on your last completed financial year...

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Medical Negligence Claims explained

Medical negligence claims are claims for compensation arising out of an injury suffered as a result of negligent treatment provided by a health care practitioner such as: General Practitioners; Surgeons; Medical Specialists; Hospital staff Physiotherapists...

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Spousal Maintenance

Who can apply for spousal maintenance? A party to a marriage can apply for spousal maintenance, even if the marriage has been dissolved or is void (sections 71 and 72 FLA). From whom can spousal maintenance be claimed? Spousal maintenance can be claimed from the other...

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