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
Last blight I attended the agm for the local community
Last blight I attended the agm for the local community neighbourhood centre . The election was held for the management committee however the membership who were in attendance were not asked to vote on… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
My concerns are with the behaviour of an incorporated
My concerns are with the behaviour of an incorporated association and Charity. Does a RSL Sub Branch, an incorporated association, with a club house have to ensure its register of members is located i… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
We currently have a case before the Victorian Supreme Court,
We currently have a case before the Victorian Supreme Court, seeking an injunction against the president of our Committee of Management who has unilaterally called for a Special General Meeting to dis… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I live in a small country town and the town has a Progress
I live in a small country town and the town has a Progress Association , which is a not for profit organisation that runs the local community amenities like the caravan park. … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
Is it possible or legal for an association incorporated
is it possible or legal for an association incorporated under Fair Trading NSW to be made into a Section 355 committee of a local council? … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,684 satisfied customers
We are an incorp assoc, a member (vice president) threatened
We are an incorp assoc, a member (vice president) threatened violence on another member (sending family members to beat him up). The member is lofdging a formal complaint with the police. The vice pre… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,684 satisfied customers
I own an apartment in Strata living so automatically belong
I own an apartment in Strata living so automatically belong to the body corporate and share ownership of the common property and the use of. The body corporate committee members that we elected have m… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,684 satisfied customers
James Happy New Year and I have updated my card details
Hi James Happy New Year and I have updated my card details and was hoping to urgently catch your advice again.… read more
James D. Ford
James D. Ford
Solicitor
1,600 satisfied customers
Hi there I am treasurer of a local theatre group Gemco Players
Hi there I am treasurer of a local theatre group Gemco Players A0029443J. There was a committee meeting which allocated the volunteer manager of the new theatre "out of pocket expenses" up to $5000 pe… read more
James D. Ford
James D. Ford
Solicitor
1,600 satisfied customers
I live in the Northern Territory and am a committee member
I live in the Northern Territory and am a committee member of a local Club. I have been accused of bullying the CEO. I am the treasurer. The matter has progressed straight to Fair Work Australia and I… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,684 satisfied customers
I was an active member of a cultural association for over three
I was an active member of a cultural association for over three years. In Sept 2012 I went up against the presidents wife and won approval from the rest of the committee to offer more traditional Fath… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,684 satisfied customers
These are the facts. 7 on Committee - Secretary is not on
These are the facts. 7 on Committee - Secretary is not on Committee. One Committee member says degrogatory remarks about association, forwards committee email to non committee member, is always negati… read more
James D. Ford
James D. Ford
Solicitor
1,600 satisfied customers
At our Bowling club we have a captain on his second year of
At our Bowling club we have a captain on his second year of a 2 year term, who is not doing his job properly and we are having a lot of complains. How do we get him out of his position on the committe… read more
Sean
Sean
Experienced lawyer
Bachelor of Law with First Class Honours
855 satisfied customers
I purchased travel vouchers over the phone nov 2010 - as i
hi i purchased travel vouchers over the phone nov 2010 - as i wanted them for my daughters wedding present -she intended to get married in 2011. The vouchers are valued at $99-$750 each (depending on … read more
Sean
Sean
Experienced lawyer
Bachelor of Law with First Class Honours
855 satisfied customers
The Vic Scrabbble Players Assocn is a registered organisation
The Vic Scrabbble Players Assocn is a registered organisation that suspended a member (not me) for 12 months. (1) It failed to announce he was charged with "conduct unbecoming" before disciplining him… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,684 satisfied customers
I have been working nine years for a charity run by commitee
I have been working nine years for a charity run by commitee as their crisis service manager. My husband served on the COM of that charity for 7 years but stayed out of decisions that involved me due … read more
Advocate
Advocate
Master's Degree
350 satisfied customers
I am a member of a not for profit incorporated club in Qld.
I am a member of a not for profit incorporated club in Qld. There has been a special general meeting called to 'show a vote of no confidence in the management committee'. In regards XXXXX XXXXX meetin… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
we are involved in a dispute where we are claiming to be the
we are involved in a dispute where we are claiming to be the rightfull commitee members of a society which is registered under the inc. act and the incumbent are refusing to move from rhe office as a … 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:

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

52,684 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