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    QLD Can you sue a Family Report Writer

    Hi, I thought no, but in one thread it was stated that you could via a link. When I clicked on that link, nothing would show. So, if you can sue the writer, can you please direct me with what to do or go. If you can't sue, what other options are available as they surely can't get away with...
  2. odettewalker

    NSW Can you sue family for emotional damages/distress?

    BACKGROUND: My husband and I were living interstate with our son. I fell pregnant with our second child and our OB was in NSW (same OB as our son). We announced the news – (in-laws) asked us to come and move in with them as we have no family or support interstate apart from my son’s Daycare...
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    VIC I want to sue the dept for bullying and harassement

    I want to report the toxic work culture at the Department of Human Services where no one came to Save me and I have sought extensive assistance from seeing the Employee Assistance Programs offered by the Organisation however, it was a total waste of my time because of the constant bullying and...
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    VIC Can I sue for libel defamation in Victoria?

    Hello Brains Trust, So 3 years ago when I began dating my current partner his ex wife (who is an ex police officer) began basically her own investigation into me. She contacted my previous ex partner's parents, siblings, my ex partner, friends and young women who were at the same local Netball &...
  5. kingofmeereen

    Can you sue the deceased?

    For example, if a negligent driver caused personal injury to a victim whether it be physical or psychiatric harm, who would be open to a lawsuit? Would the victim sue the dead (is this even allowed)? Or would you sue the person who inherits the estate of the deceased negligent driver? Or would...
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    Credit Corp tries to sue

    Hi, I need to get a couple of things verified regarding a debt that I have with westpac which I no longer pay. Westpac has been sold the loan to Credit corp and they have been trying to contact me for a year now. And now I have a person this morning showing up at my house saying there is a...
  7. D

    VIC Can you sue for defamation after a FAKE Intervention Order case?

    Long story short: My mother beat up my sister. My sister didn't press charges. My mother took advantage of this and filed for Intervention Orders against the entire family on a fake story she made up with zero proof. At court I was lied to by VLA and was coerced into consenting to an IVO without...
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    QLD I want to sue a tattooist

    Hi there, So my family found a tattooist on social media and we agreed on my two brothers on getting there tattoo from him/them. It wasn’t a small tattoo it was a hug tattoo, so from the top stomach to the knees. That is how big the tattoo was for both of them, it’s called at tatau it’s a...
  9. J

    QLD Custody of Children - Sue Family Report Writer?

    Hi everyone, Going through a custody of children battle at the moment and in the process had to employ the services of a family report writer very early in the process. The job this guy did was complete garbage. I was grossly misquoted on a number of things for starters and the recommendations...
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    WA Can I sue someone for legal costs incurred through a bogus fairwork general protections suit. ?

    An employee really wanted to make an unfair dismissal case against us. We are a small business and she had been employed for less than 12 months so she was unable. Despite the UD claim lodged out of time Fairwork kindly suggested she look into general protections as the small business code didnt...