Monica Blizzard won the Lawyers Weekly Partner of the Year Awards in the Family Law category for 2018! This is a wonderful acknowledgement of Monica’s passion, dedication and leadership. Congratulations, Monica!
A non-hysterical guide to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDRP) – our latest post for SMK – Social Media Knowledge .
As we mark the 9th anniversary of the Fair Work Act, we thought it might be useful to reflect first on the basics for the new financial year. Minimum wages, unfair dismissal salary cap, civil penalty increases and changes at the FWO The national minimum wage and award rates increased by 3.5% (say what?!). Where … Read more
The case of Pham Global Pty Ltd v Insight Clinical Imaging Pty Ltd  FCAFC 83 has raised significant interest regarding trade mark ownership and the circumstances in which ownership may be challenged. In Pham, the Full Court of the Federal Court held that the requirement for trade mark ownership must be satisfied at the … Read more
A recent case highlights the importance for property owners in ensuring they are aware of uses of their properties by lessees and take appropriate steps to deal with any residual issues once the lessee decides to move on. Background A holding company in Victoria leased property to a skip bin company that intended to use … Read more