Australia Law

Have Australian law questions? Ask a lawyer now.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Australia Law Questions
I am seeking words of wisdom from you. On Monday night 19th
Hello Deborah,I am seeking words of wisdom from you.On Monday night 19th September 2019, I received an email (which I shall forward onto you) from my current employer, Dorevith Pathology. This was an … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
18,693 satisfied customers
I have been made redundant and my former employer claims he
Hi There, I have been made redundant and my former employer claims he has made my role redundant, yet he is employing someone new to do the role who is cheaper. … read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,501 satisfied customers
I am in the process of being given a redundancy. Even though
I am in the process of being given a redundancy. Even though I think there is ulterior motives I was about to accept it and I also asked that because of the 22 years of loyal and hard work that and th… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
The Health Centre I was employed at advised us on Wed 9 Mar
The Health Centre I was employed at advised us on Wed 9 Mar 16 that it was no longer financially viable to remain open and that it would close in 2 weeks time. I met with my CEO on Friday 11 Mar 16 to… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
I have a question in respect of redundancy - my place of work
I have a question in respect of redundancy - my place of work is in Melbourne, Victoria, now the whole office have been made through redundancy procedure. During the individual meeting they read out l… read more
James D. Ford
James D. Ford
Lawyer
1,600 satisfied customers
I was employed in the funeral industry by a company that employs
I was employed in the funeral industry by a company that employs 30 staff. I commenced work with this company in January I a full time role but on a casual type agreement. by that I mean there was no … read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,501 satisfied customers
myself and my sister have been summonsed by COMMONWEALTH BANK
myself and my sister have been summonsed by COMMONWEALTH BANK OF AUSTRALIA TRADING AS BANKWEST for a sum of $47333.06 from a business loan. we have 2 loans a business loan and a home loan , which i am… read more
James D. Ford
James D. Ford
Lawyer
1,600 satisfied customers
Hello, I have made a role redundant in my company, and cannot
Hello, I have made a role redundant in my company, and cannot offer the encumbant another role of the same remuneration. He therefore is retrenched I understand ? He commenced on the 22-08-2011 and I … read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,501 satisfied customers
Morning I was notified in a meeting 12/3/2013 that my position
Morning I was notified in a meeting 12/3/2013 that my position with the company is now redundant and that the role was to be 5 made into 2 and asked to apply. I was told given a letter stating redunda… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
Hi I am employed as an "Account Manager based in Brisbane"
Hi I am employed as an "Account Manager based in Brisbane" and have been with this major organisation for a collective period of 18 years but this stint for 8 years. I relocated from Melbourne 2 years… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
At 48 years of age I was just given a redundancy package after
At 48 years of age I was just given a redundancy package after more than 4 years of service in a job that is criticial to the business growth in the same strategic markets as were advised to us the ot… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
Hi - I was just made Redundant after 11 months. I started with
Hi - I was just made Redundant after 11 months. I started with an Offer of Employment letter stating "incentives as discussed, as detailed in a new incentive scheme to be advised within 30 days of com… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
In 2010 I applied for a position with Origin Energy in Adelaide,
In 2010 I applied for a position with Origin Energy in Adelaide, I was offered a Brisbane role and subsequently relocated by Origin to Brisbane (July 2010). My original employment agreement included a… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
My husband and I obtained a second mortgage on our home in
My husband and I obtained a second mortgage on our home in 2007 where my father- in- law acted as our broker (he owns an accounting firm and is a business management advisor and tax agent!!!). We loan… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
To whom it my concern I have recently been made redundant.
To whom it my concern I have recently been made redundant. Below is a copy of my passed three years service with the company. I would like to know if I was treated fairly within the fair work Australi… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
Hi my girlfriend was a victim of work place violence last Friday
Hi my girlfriend was a victim of work place violence last Friday the 6th November 2009. The general Manager of the company she works for physically screamed at her as well as punching a dent on a door… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
we have 2 houses one in Perth and one in Brisbane, we have
we have 2 houses one in Perth and one in Brisbane, we have equity in the Perth property and nil in the Brisbane home, which is our place of residence. We are selling our Perth house which will release… read more
Maurice
Maurice
Lawyer
Master's Degree
2,764 satisfied customers
Hi, My name isXXXXXon & I am an employee of an Australian
Hi, My name isXXXXX & I am an employee of an Australian based airline called Ozjet. I live & work on Norfolk Island. Since Aug 06 OZjet have provided a RPT service to Norfolk Island & I was one of the… read more
Maurice
Maurice
Lawyer
Master's Degree
2,764 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Deborah Awyzio

Deborah Awyzio

Solicitor

863 satisfied customers

Bachelor of Laws (QUT), BIT (QUT), Family Law Accredited Specialist, over 12 years experience

Sean

Sean

Experienced lawyer

855 satisfied customers

Law degree with 1st class honours from Australian National University.

Darren Kruse

Darren Kruse

Solicitor

16 satisfied customers

Practising in in Personal Injury, Workcover, Civil Disputes, Family, Wills and Estates and Criminal law.

Leon

Leon

Solicitor

32,717 satisfied customers

BEc Dip Ed, Dip Law (SAB) MTax (UNSW)

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

18,693 satisfied customers

Family Law, Commercial Law, Property law, Probate & Wills, Employment Law, International Law, Criminal and Traffic Law, Litigation Tribunal & Courts

Daniel

Daniel

Solicitor

7,501 satisfied customers

Bachelor of Laws (dist) Graduate Diploma in Legal Practise. Admitted NSW Supreme Court / High Court

Patrick H.

Patrick H.

Lawyer

5,422 satisfied customers

Dip Law LPAB - Sydney based lawyer

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x