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 in Queensland. I have what is called Multilevel
Hi Pearl, I am in Queensland. I have what is called Multilevel Spondilosis in my lower back. I have claimed and received Total and Permanent Dissability from my LG super. I am trying for disability from centrelink, and would like to know the legal grounds if they refuse my claim and try and force me to return to work? … read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,659 satisfied customers
I was having a Death cover policy deducted from my Super.
I was having a Death cover policy deducted from my Super. When I turned 70 they stopped the deductions and I noticed. I phoned and they said that the cover stopped at 70. Is that correct? … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,471 satisfied customers
Australian superannuation requires mandatory life insurance
Australian superannuation requires mandatory life insurance I want to know what type of insurance that is and specifically if it covers permanent disability … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,471 satisfied customers
I am an Aussie living in usa and was recently diagnosed with
Hi, i am an Aussie living in usa and was recently diagnosed with a mental illness that has rendered me totally and permanently disabled. I have applied for an early release of my super. Is my super co… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,471 satisfied customers
I have made a claim for permanent disability with Q Super,
I have made a claim for permanent disability with Q Super, made August 2016, I am still waiting a decision and I know they have all my details, but there is a concern with my continuity of insurance. … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,471 satisfied customers
Madam, I am in hospital with a fractured back due to a work
Dear Sir/Madam, I am in hospital with a fractured back due to a work accident where unsafe environment and practices are the cause. i believe its serious and will never be able to do what i did before… read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
Lawyer
5,422 satisfied customers
This relates to Superannuation so Im not sure which section
This relates to Superannuation so Im not sure which section I should be writing to you under. I am fancing Bankrupcy due to debts I can not longer service. My debts are with creditors now. I struggle … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,471 satisfied customers
I am a long term resident of Australia and suffered a severe motor
I am a long term resident of Australia and suffered a severe motor bike accident in July 2005. severe fractures to my right arm and leg. As a result I suffered a permanent incapacity to my right hand,… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,471 satisfied customers
I have been on workers comp since December with an eye injury.
I have been on workers comp since December with an eye injury. I am being sent to a specialist in Melbourne from Darwin for an independent assessment by the Insurance company. My vision is permanently… read more
James D. Ford
James D. Ford
Lawyer
1,600 satisfied customers
Hi there, I recently talked to one of your girls who helped
Hi there, I recently talked to one of your girls who helped me with a complaint I had in regards XXXXX XXXXX I was on worker's compensation for Mental health issues, and am heading back to the Dr's to… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,471 satisfied customers
I have just turned 65 years old. I work full time & am in excellent
I have just turned 65 years old. I work full time & am in excellent health with no underlying health problems. Since I have "reached age 65" I'm no longer elegible for total & permanent disability cov… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
I am 49 years old and am on a disability pension. i have recently
I am 49 years old and am on a disability pension. i have recently bought a very dilapadated house and in order to make it livable, i have applied to first state super for an early release of my contri… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,471 satisfied customers
requested information previously today and lodged details of
requested information previously today and lodged details of credit card. My Question was in revised form. In 2009 and 2010 I was further diagnosed with severe depression on top of my PTSD. As a resul… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,471 satisfied customers
hi,My husbands company were caught not paying their super
hi, My husbands company were caught not paying their super. after we managed to get the money we got a letter from his super saying that due to there not being any contribution from him employer they … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,471 satisfied customers
I lost my partner to cancer on 28th July 2011.I went to claim
I lost my partner to cancer on 28th July 2011.I went to claim her superannuation last week as I am benefactor.She had a death/termanil ill pay out of $358,000.00.She claimed $120,000.00 in april for i… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,471 satisfied customers
A worker (my son) diagnosed with a terminal illness, supported
A worker (my son) diagnosed with a terminal illness, supported by Drs letter and is applying to Centerlink for a diability pension but has not terminated his place of employment due to; 1. He is worri… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,471 satisfied customers
At Easter 2009, I was retrenched from my job. I guess they
At Easter 2009, I was retrenched from my job. I guess they did me a favour as I was eventually put on a disability pension. I am 63 years old. I was looking through my super fund documents and saw tha… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
I have just turned 54yrs and have to retire from work with
I have just turned 54yrs and have to retire from work with an illness, I have MS and I can no longer go to work. I have been told that I won't recieve a centrelink pension because my husband works and… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,471 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

52,471 satisfied customers

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

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

29,219 satisfied customers

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

Daniel

Daniel

Solicitor

7,659 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