It’s an urban myth that Walt Disney was cryogenically frozen (he was cremated). However, as technology progresses, and the possibility of cryogenic preservation becomes a reality, how does this affect your estate planning? Kimi Shah and Darrell Choong discuss the implications in a piece published in Legalwise News.
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Michael Cochrane (Special Counsel) and Adrian Faelli (Lawyer) share their insights on the latest trends in the gig economy. Last month, the Fair Work Ombudsman (FWO) decided to discontinue its well-publicised Federal Court underpayments claim against Foodora Australia following the company’s administration and subsequent exit from the Australian market. While gig economy businesses (and businesses … Read more
By Adrian Faelli (Lawyer) and David Robbins (Principal Solicitor) The ACCC has confirmed it will not allow Meredith Dairy to stop retailers from discounting its goat cheese products. The ACCC’s decision shows it will not lightly depart from the position that consumers are best served when retailers are free to set their own prices, and … Read more
In a landmark decision handed down by the High Court of Australia today, it has been ruled that a sperm donor, who donated sperm to a woman with whom he was not in a relationship at the time of conception, is legally the father of the child born as a result of that donation. Background … Read more