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Boutique Firm of the Year

2017

We are proud to announce that KHQ Lawyers is a Finalist for the Australian Boutique Firm of the Year in the 2017 Australasian Law Awards.

Legal 500 Asia Pacific

2015, 2016 & 2017

Chris Gianatti (Director, Workplace Relations & OHS) has been ranked a Band 1 ‘Leading Individual’ for the 3rd consecutive year.

Best Lawyers – Australia

2018

Chris Gianatti, David Krolikowski, Fiona Gilbert, Peter Buberis and Gina Capasso have all been recognised in the 10th edition of The Best Lawyers™ in Australia!

Recent News & Insights

TPG fined for infringing spam laws


Posted By on 20/11/17 at 10:04 AM

In a warning to businesses which engage in email marketing, telecommunications giant TPG has been fined by the Australian Communications & Media Authority (ACMA) for breaching the Spam Act 2003 (the Act). Background Under the Act, businesses sending commercial electronic messages, such as e-newsletters and marketing emails, must comply with (amongst other things) three key … Read more

Court rules Meriton manipulated online reviews


Posted By on 16/11/17 at 12:41 PM

The Federal Court has found that Meriton Serviced Apartments (Meriton) engaged in misleading and deceptive conduct regarding online reviews of its properties posted on the TripAdvisor website. Background to the case TripAdvisor provides a “Review Express” service to participating businesses.  A participating business provides TripAdvisor with the contact details of customers who have consented to … Read more

Court rules Binding Financial Agreements invalid


Posted By on 15/11/17 at 10:52 AM

In the recent decision handed down by the High Court of Australia in Thorne v Kennedy, the enforceability of Binding Financial Agreements was considered.  This decision has been eagerly awaited by the family law community due to the ramifications for parties and practitioners regarding existing and future Binding Financial Agreements. Background This case involved a … Read more