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 have an aunt who I believe is being physically and
I have an aunt who I believe is being physically and financially abused. She has been put into respite care as she has had many emergency admissions and her previous GP flagged her as being neglected … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I would like to know where we can find appropriate
I would like to know where we can find appropriate accomodation for families with disabilities we are on the priority housing my husbands emergency respite is almost up where does he go from there we … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
My father who is an elderly disabled pension was I believe
My father who is an elderly disabled pension was I believe taken advantage of and also possible abuse but neighbors in his street and also his carer (so called power of power of attorney) yet to see p… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I have been harassed by Ceo of Fraser coast regional council
I have been harassed by Ceo of Fraser coast regional council Ken Diehm , what shall I do to raise my concern to the ombudsman? … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I work for a “non profit” organisation and have experienced
I work for a “non profit” organisation and have experienced harassment, isolation, bullying, exclusion, false counter grievance. In addition harassment has turned into vilification and the issues stat… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,683 satisfied customers
Am I bound by my wife's Terms of Settlement (reached during
Hi, Am I bound by my wife's Terms of Settlement (reached during a VCAT Mediation in 2014) when I was not even a claimant in the application and to the proceedings? I transferred (through "love and aff… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
If I have a victimisation issue and was given a show cause
If I have a victimisation issue and was given a show cause letter on Thursday afternoon with a dead line to respond by Monday 8am, the work mistake I made is common in our area with other employees ye… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
My question is in relation to workplace bullying, NSW approx
Hi My question is in relation to workplace bullying … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
Our company shares an office with another company, and that
Our company shares an office with another company, and that company owns the office.I was barred from this other office on the 10th May 2017 without a reason given. The next day my employer came to my… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I need to know if I have a case for bullying and harassment
I need to know if I have a case for bullying and harassment in the work place? … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
Ex husband is moving in with new partner and is telling
Ex husband is moving in with new partner and is telling child her mum is not her mum and she is going to live with him and not see her mum and grandparents on mums side… read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
Lawyer
5,422 satisfied customers
I am on a disability pension and a long term volunteer in the
I am on a disability pension and a long term volunteer in the Qld State Emergency Service. The Local Controller of my unit has bullied me for 12 years and continues to do so to the point where I had b… read more
Expert
Expert
We are a not for profit organization that is run by a management
We are a not for profit organization that is run by a management committee that operates in a voluntary capacity and we are funded by the Queensland Government. We are an advisory groups of consumers … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,683 satisfied customers
Hi, The issue I am enquiring about relates to my elderly parents
Hi, The issue I am enquiring about relates to my elderly parents who are being subjected to continuing bullying and harassment by certain other residents of the retirement village they live in in nort… read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,663 satisfied customers
Hi, I was approached by my current employer to come and work
Hi, I was approached by my current employer to come and work with them as they had recently restructured their claims area and needed a centre manager and they wanted me. Eventually I agreed to make t… read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,663 satisfied customers
My wife was dismissed from her Care Industry Job yesterday;
My wife was dismissed from her Care Industry Job yesterday; Age Care, Disability Care, Carer Care & Palliative Care, from Children to Adults to Seniors. The reason, my wife was dismissed apparently a … read more
Advocate
Advocate
Master's Degree
350 satisfied customers
In Aug 2008 I lodged a Bullying & Harassment complaint against
In Aug 2008 I lodged a Bullying & Harassment complaint against the CEO of my employer, a Qld Local Council. Due to continued frustration & unwanted behaviours I resigned & returned to NSW in Oct 2008.… read more
Maurice
Maurice
Lawyer
Master's Degree
1,980 satisfied customers
Our next door neighbour is in the process of putting up a fence
Our next door neighbour is in the process of putting up a fence on the easement between our properties. However this will block our access into our back yard where we park our cars. Are they legally e… read more
Maurice
Maurice
Lawyer
Master's Degree
1,980 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:

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

52,683 satisfied customers

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

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

31,751 satisfied customers

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

Daniel

Daniel

Solicitor

7,663 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

James D. Ford

James D. Ford

Solicitor

1,600 satisfied customers

Lawyer | Founder & CEO at Blue Ocean Law Group

< 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