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An entitlement is a provision made in accordance with a legal framework of a society. Typically, entitlements are based on concepts of principle ("rights") which are themselves based in concepts of social equality or enfranchisement.
In the 2000s, the meaning of the word has extended to encompass informal expectations of social relationships, social conventions and social norms which are considered unreasonable or unduly prescriptive upon others.

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  1. Lee22

    NSW Am I entitled to Back Pay?

    I was in an acting role for 6 months, then promised that it will turn to a full time role once approval is received for the job to be advertised, which continually kept getting delayed. I ended doing that role for a further 4 months before i got the job full time. I have tried to get back pay...
  2. R

    NSW Am I entitled to my Commissions upon resigning?

    Hi I am a development manager. I get paid a salary and commission on quarterly basis.I want to resign but not sure if I will be entitled to my commissions due in the 1st and 2nd quarter next year as payments will not go through until then. Currently my employment contract is basic and says...
  3. M

    NSW Ex partner entitled to refund of mortgage payments in buyout/sale?

    A friend is currently looking to sell their house which they bought together with her ex partner (not married). About a year ago he walked out without warning, left the country and she had no contact with him for approximately 3 months. From that and subsequent conversations it was pretty clear...
  4. H

    QLD Equal share of estate

    There is myself and one other sibling.Our one living parent has recently died.The will has not yet been read. Are we each entitled to half of the estate. In the case of it being left unequally in favor of my sibling, am I able to challenge this as I am expecting this to happen.