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.
Latest: Australian Consumer Law and Roadworthy - Seller Didn't Disclose Issues with Car? Sophea, 24 May 2016 at 4:02 PM
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.
Latest: Commercial Law - Purchasing a Business - Can I Rescind Contract? Sophea, 23 May 2016 at 3:38 PM
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: Builder Delaying Refund Ordered by VCAT - What to Do? KarmaWinsinEnd, 23 May 2016 at 8:04 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).
Latest: Application for US Non-Immigrant Visa - Disclose Drink Driving Offence? Sophea, 24 May 2016 at 4:43 PM
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: Travel Insurance - What is the Definition of Unnecessary Danger? Wazari, 23 May 2016 at 11:52 PM
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.
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.
Latest: Personal Injury Settlement with Insurance Company - Seek Legal Advice? Serge Gorval, 23 May 2016 at 5:28 PM
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.
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.
This is the place for Australian law school homework questions. Law students can help each other! Please post your question only in this forum, mark as “Homework Question - [Title]” and what you think the answer might be. The Legal Forums are for genuine legal questions only.
Latest: Homework Question - Doctrine of Stare Decisis Synonymous with Doctrine of Precedent? RazzMeTazz, 18 May 2016