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
Hiya there, I just worked out I've been using the wrong ABN
Hiya there, I just worked out I've been using the wrong ABN as a sole trader for my past 40 invoices. Just looking for advice on how to correct this and what the next steps are. … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
29,219 satisfied customers
I have a question. I have found a job as carer. I will
Good evening Pearl, I have a question. I have found a job as carer. I will providing care for a house bound person. It is a casual job and they will pay me 29 dollar p/hour. I have already a ABN numbe… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
29,219 satisfied customers
I want to complain about my current job, WA. Nothing yet but
Hi my name Iyad and I want to complain about my current job , … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
29,219 satisfied customers
Farm and have worked on an average of 70 hours per fortnight
Farm and have worked on an average of 70 hours per fortnight for 5 years. I injured my back at work and have lodged a claim. Now they have drastically cut back my hours. Can they do this. … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,470 satisfied customers
What are the charges for answering a question? ok, I live in
I live in Western Australia but the business that I want investigated or find out about is in Victoria … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,470 satisfied customers
Thank you response. It's a concern and have submitted
Hi, thank you for your response. It's a concern and have submitted my resignation as I don't really want to be part of it. Answer to the invoices is Yes. Not all suppliers but 40% of them.… read more
James D. Ford
James D. Ford
Lawyer
1,600 satisfied customers
I am 64 years old. I was working in retail 6 days a week
Hi I am 64 years old. I was working in retail 6 days a week totalling 45 hours and being paid $100 per day giving my employer a weekly invoice with my ABN number. To commence with last December 2015 I… read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,659 satisfied customers
i am employed as a securty guard working under my ABN and i
i am employed as a securty guard working under my ABN and i have a late pay, its a month overdue, what can i do to get paid?… read more
James D. Ford
James D. Ford
Lawyer
1,600 satisfied customers
My daughter is 20 and started as a trainee beuaty therapist
My daughter is 20 and started as a trainee beuaty therapist 10 months ago at a local Salon. Not only has she not completed more than 6 units of study out of the TAFE qualification equivalent of 32 uni… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
Hello, I would like to get advice only from a lawyer experienced
Hello, I would like to get advice only from a lawyer experienced with Australian employment law please. I have one principal question – whether or not I would be classified as a contactor or an employ… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,470 satisfied customers
An employee is required to work overtime regularly, and is
An employee is required to work overtime regularly, and is told to take time off in quiet periods. A quiet period might not come for 6 months. What rights does the employee have in terms of 1. Is ther… read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,659 satisfied customers
I was sacked by the use of a text message.my employer is saying
I was sacked by the use of a text message.my employer is saying i abandoned my position.my employer instructed me to work for the companies project manager how had work on the side so to speak for thr… read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
Lawyer
5,422 satisfied customers
I was working up until last week for the past 14 weeks with
I was working up until last week for the past 14 weeks with Paramount Finance and Investment Services atXXXXX, Parramatta, as a Corporate Associate, on an ABN # XXXXX getting paid $40 per appointment … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,470 satisfied customers
I have worked as a permanent casual in a factory for well
I have worked as a 'permanent casual' in a factory for well over ten years. I am 52 years old. I make about $700/week, and I often have worked Saturdays for no additional pay. The business powder coat… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,470 satisfied customers
I work for a company who employed everyone as Casuals in early
I work for a company who employed everyone as Casuals in early 2008. In early Jan 2009 they asked us to go contractural as they said this was easier for them. However I have just found out I am 1 of o… read more
Maurice
Maurice
Lawyer
Master's Degree
1,980 satisfied customers
I sustained injuries to lumbar-thoracic and cervical spine.
I sustained injuries to lumbar-thoracic and cervical spine. 3 years ago. I have had disc replacement and fusion on lumbar region but remain in great discomfort due to nerve pain from other injured dis… read more
D. Coleman
D. Coleman
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
795 satisfied customers
Regarding Overtime The Transport workers long distance award
Regarding Overtime: The Transport workers long distance award 2000, states, “The rates per kilometer prescribed by sub clause (b) hereof are inclusive of an overtime allowance of 1.2 times the ordinar… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,470 satisfied customers
Employment of Musicians for recording purpose with them providing
Employment of Musicians for recording purpose with them providing both ABN info and invoice including GST. (Western Australia) 1) Would my company need indemnity insurance ??? 2) Are we liable to pay … 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:

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

52,470 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