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    NSW Tax Crime - Criminal Appeal - Commonwealth Criminal Code Act

    In 2016, I was convicted of seven offences pursuant of s.134.2(1) of the CCA 1994 (Cth'). Crucial to the CDPP's case against me were amended tax (tax) assessments that were at the time subject to review in Part IVC proceedings before the AAT. I was subsequently imprisoned for 3.5 years. I have...
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    WA Commonwealth Bank sold my debt even though in debt agreement

    I had a personal loan with commonwealth bank as well as a couple other debts. I entered a debt agreement end of last month that commonwealth bank voted yes to, and then I get a letter stating as of 5 days after the beginning of said debt agreement they have on sold my debt to a collection...
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    NSW basics of law, commonwealth or state acts, university question

    I know this is probably a dumb question, but i was wondering how you tell weather an act/rule is commonwealth or state act?. for example what would Air Great Lakes Pty Ltd v KS Easter (Holdings) Pty Ltd Supreme Court of New South Wales [1989] 2 NSWLR 309 be classified as and why plus how was...
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    QLD Location order or commonwealth information order process?

    I’m asking This for a friend who needs some help in how to go about bringing an application with the Courts to have some form of contact re-established with his daughter. Parties were in a relationship for approximately 10 years and have one child together. The mother stole a large sum of...
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    VIC Constructing Clause in Agreement Complying with Indian and Australian Law?

    Hello Lawyers, I have a clause in my draft software agreement with an Indian software development company which states; Quote: 5 Choice of Law; Venue; Limitation of Actions: This Agreement shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of the Commonwealth of Australia and the...
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    QLD Recovering a Bank Transfer from a Scam - Recourse?

    I sent a bank transfer for $2500.00 for a private purchase through Gumtree, and then suspecting it might be a scam, I called my bank (3hrs later). I was told the payment had already been processed (Commbank to NAB), therefore I applied for a search and recover. I also called the receivers bank...
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    WA Clarification of Child Passport Renewal?

    Could someone help me interpret my Parenting Order more thoroughly, particularly Item 7, as I believe I do not need the father's consent for the passport renewal application. It has been acceptable to advise the father by email when we are travelling, I've always had possession of the passport...
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    QLD Help with DHS and Public Interest Disclosure?

    Greetings, Sorry if this is off topic. I am seeking professional legal advice on my current Public Interest Disclosure against the Department of Human Services. Due to the nature, I am very concerned as to what can be disclosed and to whom. If I request a review through my local Member of...
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    QLD Employment Law - Unfair Dismissal by Employer After Holidays?

    I am a permanent resident living and working in Australia. I think I've been severely mistreated as I know very little about the inner workings of the Australian work and employment law. I've worked on and off for 4 years as a casual for this small to midsize company. I was put on permanent...
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    NSW Self-funded Retiree - Benefit in Superannuation?

    Hi, I am 70, retired and on the Commonwealth Health Card for Low Incomes ($22,000) taxable income. I have $200,000 in superannuation on interest only getting next to nothing. Is there any benefit for me to stay in super as by the time the fees come out I am going backwards? Thank you