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
Recently my friend had a disagreement with his business
Recently my friend had a disagreement with his business partner. As part of the settlement, the other party (in control of the company), has agreed to offer approx $150k in exchange for all shares own… read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,501 satisfied customers
I am a director/shareholder (50/50) of a P/L company. My
Hello. I am a director/shareholder (50/50) of a P/L company. My fellow director just resigned. However want to retain his shareholding. #1. As soon as he resigns in writing (he has sent an email to me… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
18,693 satisfied customers
I own a registered company (pty ltd) in NSW, Australia and
I own a registered company (pty ltd) in NSW, Australia and want to know what risks there are if I sell 50% share to a SILENT investor - (ie - no rights, no chair, no voting, not working in the busines… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
18,693 satisfied customers
I am having issues with business partners who are trying to
i am having issues with business partners who are trying to buy me out of the company … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
Could you please help. Would like to know the cost to lodge
Hi my name is***** you please help . Would like to know the cost to lodge an application for an injunction against a mining company. And can it be obtained from a court house for a fee. Thank you… read more
James D. Ford
James D. Ford
Lawyer
1,600 satisfied customers
3 of us started a company, investing capital and giving us
3 of us started a company, investing capital and giving us equal rights and dividends in the company. We are nearly ready to launch and have been working on this company for many years. The problem is… read more
James D. Ford
James D. Ford
Lawyer
1,600 satisfied customers
My ex-husband and I are divorced. We are still directors and
My ex-husband and I are divorced. We are still directors and shareholders of a company that is the Trustee of our family trust. The family trust holds a 2.46% interest in another private company that … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
WE HAVE A BUSINESS PARTNERSHIP WITH 3 EQUAL SHARESHOLDERS
WE HAVE A BUSINESS PARTNERSHIP WITH 3 EQUAL SHARESHOLDERS AND THE BUSINESS OWING APROX $800,000.ONE LOT OF PARTNERS WANT TO SELL THEIR SHARE. CAN THEY SELL TO ANYONE IF THE 2 OTHER PARTNERS CANT BUY T… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Solicitor - Admitted 2005
Master
14,361 satisfied customers
I want to continue from my previous query when you asked for
I want to continue from my previous query when you asked for the exact wording of my mother's will in order for you to advise better.… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
In a separation why are business documents requested under
In a separation why are business documents requested under rule 13.04 of the family law rules? What exactly is required. Can the party request busiess bank statements?… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
I have a 45% share in a private company, I am a director, I
I have a 45% share in a private company, I am a director, I was sacked as an employee, (they claimed bulling and hassasment). I had mediation in March, but were unhappy with the outcome. What are my o… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Solicitor - Admitted 2005
Master
14,361 satisfied customers
where property is held by many persons as tenants-in-common
where property is held by many persons as tenants-in-common in different shares and there is no "co-owners" agreement, what rules govern conduct of meetings and making decisions… read more
D. Coleman
D. Coleman
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
795 satisfied customers
I am an insurance broker and had a Company operated as an authorised
I am an insurance broker and had a Company operated as an authorised representative. I entered into a contract (which THEY drafted) to sell part of our client base to another broking firm which is an … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
A business has been started in Queensland with 2 people 1 person
A business has been started in Queensland with 2 people 1 person has contributed a larger portion of investment than the other, the business ceases operation 18months after trading. The business has n… read more
Advocate
Advocate
Master's Degree
350 satisfied customers
I have a company setup with myself and two other owners. The
I have a company setup with myself and two other owners. The company is barely trading with only 15k revenue and no profit in the last year. The other 2 owners have 15% equity each that I gave them in… read more
Advocate
Advocate
Master's Degree
350 satisfied customers
I am 50% owner of a business in the sports industry. It has
I am 50% owner of a business in the sports industry. It has been operating for the past 4 years with 1 year until lease expires. Due to financial, husbands career, family reasons and ongoing problems … read more
Maurice
Maurice
Lawyer
Master's Degree
1,980 satisfied customers
A, B and I are directors of a proprietary company limited by
A, B and I are directors of a proprietary company limited by shares - for the purpose of trading shares online. A and B put in $18K while I was to put in my time and do the actual trades myself. I pro… read more
Maurice
Maurice
Lawyer
Master's Degree
1,980 satisfied customers
I have two other business partners, and we each own equally
I have two other business partners, and we each own equally a third of the business we started two years ago. I have contributed $ 200,000 of start up cash as well as introducing all our clients. We a… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 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