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 bought used car about 3 months ago and it broke down.We
Hi I bought used car about 3 months ago and it broke down.We only used twice and used under 2000 kms to go on the trips the second time the clack bunted out. Took them to our dealership and they said … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,031 satisfied customers
I purchased a motor car some 5 years ago on finance from G.E
HI, I purchased a motor car some 5 years ago on finance from G.E Auto in Brisbane Qld, I attemped to return the vehicle with in 12 hours of taking posscession of the vehicle, knowing full well I could… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,031 satisfied customers
we bought a car about a month ago and it now has a cracked
we bought a car about a month ago and it now has a cracked head gasket we took extended warranty on it but they will only cover a certain amount we went back to the dealer and he pretty much said noth… read more
James D. Ford
James D. Ford
Lawyer
1,600 satisfied customers
My car was stolen 10 years ago - it has turned up - purchased
My car was stolen 10 years ago - it has turned up - purchased by a person who had a reasonable chance of knowing it was stolen (it is a rare car and he is a collector) - should the police charge him w… read more
James D. Ford
James D. Ford
Lawyer
1,600 satisfied customers
A well know car dealer sold me a used car three years before
A well know car dealer sold me a used car three years before in 2010. Now when I tried to trade in with another dealer to buy a new car, the dealer did a rev check and it came up as written off in 200… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,031 satisfied customers
We bought a used car from a dealer in 2009. We then went to
We bought a used car from a dealer in 2009. We then went to trade this car in, after numerous mechanical problems, on a new vehicle this month - contract signed, deposit paid. On the morning of pick u… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
I have paid a deposit on a second hand vehicle to a Motor dealer.
I have paid a deposit on a second hand vehicle to a Motor dealer. they agreed to a tradin-value on my car but have now come back to me saying that my car was declared a write-off back in Dec 2000. the… read more
RJBLAW
RJBLAW
Principal
Bachelor's Degree
327 satisfied customers
i HAVE RECENTLY ARRANGED WITH A CAR DEALERSHIP TO PURCHASE
i HAVE RECENTLY ARRANGED WITH A CAR DEALERSHIP TO PURCHASE A NEW CAR. THEY DID NOT HAVE WHAT I WANTED IN STOCK SO TOLD ME IT MAY TAKE ABOUT 6-8 WEEKS TO GET IT IN. THAT WILL BE ABOUT THE END OF FEBRUA… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
I walked into a car dealership to look at a Suzuki Alto and
I walked into a car dealership to look at a Suzuki Alto and the owner of the dealership asked for my drivers licence and told me that he was going to check for approval for finance and I told him I am… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,031 satisfied customers
I have signed a contract to purcahse a new car. In the contract
I have signed a contract to purcahse a new car. In the contract they are giving me $1000 for my trade in & I paid $1000 deposit. The next day they REVs checked my car and found it was a repairable wri… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,031 satisfied customers
My son purchased a 2002 Holden motor vehicle from a dealer
My son purchased a 2002 Holden motor vehicle from a dealer in November on the strength that it was being sold with 37k Kilometers on the odometer.The 5k warranty has just expired. Returning from work,… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
I have a car, purchased new which has had 5 significant breakdowns
I have a car, purchased new which has had 5 significant breakdowns during the warranty period. The car has been repaired but the same problem returns. I requested to both the car manufacturer and the … read more
Maurice
Maurice
Lawyer
Master's Degree
1,980 satisfied customers
I signed a contractual agreement to purchase a brand new vehicle
I signed a contractual agreement to purchase a brand new vehicle with RMG ie.Randwick Motor Goup on 6th Sept 2009 and took the vehicle back the same day due to safety concerns and mechanical defaults,… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,031 satisfied customers
Yesterday Saturday 8th August I signed a motor vehicle contract
Yesterday Saturday 8th August I signed a motor vehicle contract with a deafer in Perth WA. Their asling price was $19,999.00 and they were trading my old vehicle for $4,000.00 leaving a pudchase price… read more
Maurice
Maurice
Lawyer
Master's Degree
1,980 satisfied customers
I am purchasing a new car and have offered a trade-in. The
I am purchasing a new car and have offered a trade-in. The trade in is a repairable write off and has been fully repaired and is currently registered and insured. Because the car has passed registrati… read more
Maurice
Maurice
Lawyer
Master's Degree
1,980 satisfied customers
My son purchased a motor vehicle privately on 14/7/08 he has
My son purchased a motor vehicle privately on 14/7/08 he has since had a serious accident and the car is a writeoff. We have claimed on the insurance company who were to pay out and they inform us tha… read more
Katrina Bell
Katrina Bell
Barrister Sole
Bachelor's Degree
468 satisfied customers
I recently purchased a car from a private seller in NSW. It
I recently purchased a car from a private seller in NSW. It was advertised as 'Brand New Car' with 462km on the ODO, first registered in February 2009. I tried to get it serviced today, and was advise… read more
Maurice
Maurice
Lawyer
Master's Degree
1,980 satisfied customers
I have purchased an used imported car from interstate dealer
I have purchased an used imported car from interstate dealer in Australia. There is a gearbox issue and am waiting on a replacement under warranty. Gearbox has been stripped and car now out of commiss… read more
D. Coleman
D. Coleman
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
795 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

52,031 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