Australian Legal Forums for answers to a range of Australian legal questions relating to Family Law, Criminal Law (including Traffic Law), Australian Consumer Law, Property Law, Wills and Estate Planning Law, Employment Law, Commercial Law, Personal Injury Law, Debt and Bankruptcy Law, Insurance Law, Intellectual Property Law, Immigration Law, Defamation Law and Superannuation Law.
The Australian Consumer Law (ACL) forum is for Australian legal topics related to consumer law, consumer affairs, consumer protection, fair trading and the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth) (previously known as the Trade Practices Act) in Australia. Has a seller has sold you a faulty or defective product or service? Are you dealing with unsolicited salespeople? Enforce your consumer rights.
The Australian Law Students Forum is the place for Australian law students to discuss high school Legal Studies and Law School homework questions, studying law and related topics, including admission as a lawyer, legal careers and career advice. Australian law students can help each other! If you have a homework question, please post only in this forum and include at least some effort as to what you think the answer might be.
The Commercial Law forum is for topics related to business law, contract law, business disputes, company directors, shareholders agreements, franchise problems, commercial litigation, corporate insolvency (administration, receivership and liquidation), the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) and corporate tax law in Australia.
The Criminal Law forum is for legal topics related to criminal law in Australia, including police, your criminal record, QP9 procedure, getting a restraining order, drug offences, public order offences, theft and property offences, sex offences and violent behaviour such as assault and battery. Please use the Traffic Law Forum for traffic offences.
The Debt and Bankruptcy Law forum is for Australian legal topics related to personal debt (such as a personal loan and credit card debt), debt consolidation, debt collectors, your credit rating and personal bankruptcy, including declaring bankruptcy in Australia, insolvency and the Bankruptcy Act.
Latest: If I offer a settlement to a Debt Collector, am I admitting a debt? Scruff, 8 December 2019 at 12:15 PM
The Defamation Law forum is for topics related to defamation law in Australia, including defamation of character, defamation definition, the Defamation Act, what is defamation, defamation cases, libel and slander.
The Employment Law forum is for Australian legal topics related to employment contracts, wages and conditions, discrimination, workplace bullying and harassment, workplace relations, worksafe, workcover, leave, redundancy, unfair dismissal, unlawful dismissal, your employee rights, restraint of trade and the Fair Work Commission (formerly known as Fair Work Australia).
The Family Law forum is for Australian legal topics related to marriage law, prenuptial agreements, legal separation, divorce law, custody of children and parenting plan questions, child support and the Child Support Agency, family court orders, property settlement, the Family Law Act and the Family Court of Australia.
The Immigration Law forum is for Australian legal topics related to legal immigration Australia, Australian immigration law, Australian visas, migration agents in Australia, refugee law and the Department of Immigration and Citizenship (DIAC).
The Insurance Law forum is for Australian legal topics related to home and contents insurance law, car insurance law, health insurance law, travel insurance law, life insurance law and business insurance law (professional indemnity and public liability insurance law) in Australia. Many people don't read the fine print of their insurance documents until something goes wrong, like being involved in a car accident.
Latest: Can claim be denied if third parties don’t provide documentation that is not relevant to claim? Zerojay, 8 December 2019 at 11:16 AM
The Intellectual Property (IP) Law forum is for Australian legal topics related to copyright law, trade mark law, domain name law and cybersquatting online, patent law, trade secrets and IP Australia.
Latest: Fitting my product to other products already on the market Scruff, 5 December 2019 at 7:56 AM
The Other/General Law forum is for all legal topics not covered by an existing Australian legal forum, including privacy law legal questions, and theoretical questions.
Latest: The neighbours kid keeps climbing on their roof and watching me in my yard Scruff, 6 December 2019 at 10:36 AM
The Personal Injury Law forum is for Australian legal topics related to personal injury, workplace injury, workers compensation law and negligence, including medical negligence and asbestos related diseases, in Australia.
The Property Law forum is for Australian legal topics related to property law, conveyancing (buying and selling a home), tenants rights, rental (tenant and landlord) disputes, council, body corporate, owners corporation and strata title issues in Australia.
The Superannuation Law Forum is for topics related to superannuation law in Australia, including the superannuation guarantee, Australian industry super funds, self managed super funds (SMSF) and the Superannuation Complaints Tribunal.
The Traffic Law forum is for Australian legal topics related to traffic law in Australia, including drink driving (DUI), drivers licence issues, Australian road rules, traffic cameras, speed cameras, speeding fines and the SDRO and car park issues.
Latest: Speeding ticket for 8 kmh over in heavy hail and rain Ozwarlock67, 7 December 2019 at 2:36 PM
The Wills and Estates Planning Law forum is for Australian legal topics related to wills, contesting a will, beneficiary rights, estate planning, power of attorney and probate law as well as the Public Trustee.