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  1. Azure

    Tort Law - Privacy problems

    Hi everyone, I'd like to know how the tort law (privacy problems) are connected with tech companies, such as social media platforms. May someone explains to me the way these companies can bypass the tort law? Regards, Azure
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    QLD Out of time - do I submit a statement of claim after misconduct tribunal?

    Hi Everyone, I've got a unique situation. I believe I am entitled to compensation due to somebody breaching their duty of care to me but the 3 year limitation period comes up next week and I'm yet to lodge a statement of claim with the court. I'm comfortable I satisfy all the elements to pursue...
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    QLD Interference with employment relationship

    Hello, A neighbour is using his corporate email address, logo and signature when sending emails in a body corporate dispute. He is relying on the technical expertise indicated by his position of employment. His emails include derogatory statements regarding the other parties in the dispute. I...
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    VIC Mother stole/acquired money I inherited

    I am not quite sure which area of law this falls under—family, property, criminal, wills and estates, or otherwise—so please point me in the right direction if I've posted this in the wrong place. I was one of six beneficiaries, in addition to my mother’s five siblings, to my late grandmother's...
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    VIC goods used for security on a loan to a tenant taken by the tenants landlord

    I had an agreement with a company new company that I would pay for the fit out of their showroom. The loan amount was for $170,000 and was secured against the assets purchased With the funds for the fit out. This ensured title of the goods stayed with me and would ben transferred to the company...
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    VIC Seeking Rep against Vic. Gov

    Hey there everyone, I was hoping somebody could point me in the direction of obtaining representation in a case that I have going at the moment against the Vic Police & State of Victoria. I've tried so many solicitors like Maurice Blackburn, Shine, Robinson Gill, Kingston, Slater & Gordon...
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    WA Homework Question - Can Employer Sue the Employee for Misrepresentation?

    Can somebody give me some idea how to approach this law question? Is this a breach of contract? Negligence under tort or good faith and misrepresentation? Q1. R is the senior curator and ground manager at Noora Norra Golf Club Resort, a luxury facility in WA owned by Gabba Pty Ltd. Noora Noora...
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    VIC Specific Laws of Parliament Tort Law?

    Hey all, I just wanted to ask, if there is any specific laws of Parliament on Tort Law? I am a little bewildered by the question. I mean I know that Parliament in Australia didn't get involved in Tort Law up until 2002. It was a state wide agreement to reform the Law of Negligence. But isn't...
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    Homework Question - Unintentional Tort

    Stuck on this problem here; hoping someone could help me out. Case relates to unintentional tort law / negligence John, a professional tennis player, takes his accountant Esther to lunch at one of his restaurants to discuss life on the circuit and also his business affairs. Esther is aware of...