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
Im on salary continuance from insurance (public accident)
Im on salary continuance from insurance (public accident) and have TDP and life etc. through host plus, Ive been receiving salary continuance - month to month and was wandering what my rights where? … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
25,321 satisfied customers
I was overpaid for several week and now they want it back,
i was overpaid for several week and now they want it back, what are my rights on this … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
25,321 satisfied customers
I deposited cash into the real estates bank account for my
I deposited cash into the real estates bank account for my rent as I always have done. The real estate now says they forwarded the money to the unclaimed monies treasury Western Australia because they… read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,630 satisfied customers
I have been separated from my husband for 14 years - we have
I have been separated from my husband for 14 years - we have 2 sons 33 n 29 - he has no other children. He died last week. There is no will. According to my son his father purchased a house n later co… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,425 satisfied customers
Heloo, I'm not sure if this is the right place to go to ask
Hello, I'm not sure if this is the right place to go to ask this question. I'm considering investing a very large sum of money and want to check that the financial institution is a valid Australia-based company. Should I be asking this via the business law or consumer protection tabs? Thanks, ***** ***** … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
25,321 satisfied customers
I received a email from a friend. He said he has a sum of
Hello. I received a email from a friend. He said he has a sum of money for me at ahis lawyer in Austrailia. The lawyers name is***** I would like to know how I can check this lawyer out. Thank you. Pa… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,425 satisfied customers
I live in Western Australia. The agent managing my investment
I live in Western Australia. The agent managing my investment unit deposited an overpayment of rent from the company leasing the unit. Which they later brought to my attention Have agreed to pay back … read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,630 satisfied customers
What rights do birth children have over a deceased parents
What rights do birth children have over a deceased parents estate. Summary of situation: 4 children abandoned at young age as parents separated and left children with grandparents. Mother died over 20… read more
Peter G.
Peter G.
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
767 satisfied customers
We completed a UK P50 tax form to receive our UK tax back.
We completed a UK P50 tax form to receive our UK tax back. As we no longer held a UK bank account we nominated a very trusted friend to receive the funds and then for them to transfer to us. Despite r… read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
Lawyer
5,422 satisfied customers
if u have received a gift of a large sum of money from a family
if u have received a gift of a large sum of money from a family member whom is getting divorced, and a property was purchased using that sum of money would the person whom originally gave the gift or … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,425 satisfied customers
A Chinese friend met a guy online through contact group, lent
A Chinese friend met a guy online through contact group, lent him a large sum of money what can he do to recover his money… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,425 satisfied customers
I am an ex-pat Australian - now a Canadian citizen living
I am an ex-pat Australian - now a Canadian citizen living in Ontario --- My Mother who is living in Victoria, Australia and is an Australian citizen has sold her home and would like to divide the proc… read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
Lawyer
5,422 satisfied customers
im in australia, our family is receiving a large sum of money
im in australia, our family is receiving a large sum of money from my late uncle, to be split up evenly among 4 ways.. half from his bank account, half from his super annuation..is there taxes taken o… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
I made a purchase via internet of electronic items, namely
I made a purchase via internet of electronic items, namely 2 0ff Apple iPads and 2 off Apple iPhones with a bonus to include of one extra Apple iPad and one extra Apple iPhone, a total of six items fo… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,425 satisfied customers
My brother, Hai took a sum of money from my dad more than ten
My brother, Hai took a sum of money from my dad more than ten years ago to buy a house in Australia. He did not buy the house but bought AUSTRALIAN equities in his own name instead, About 8 years or s… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
I hold a power of attorney for my grandmother, including financial
I hold a power of attorney for my grandmother, including financial matters. I want to give away a large sum of her money to the two beneficiaries of her will. Will this incur a tax penalty for my gran… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,425 satisfied customers
Hi, my father-in-law passed away in 2004.His will was executed
Hi, my father-in-law passed away in 2004.His will was executed by the brother-in-law of my husband.However, the probate was done in Western Australia (where executor resides), whereas FIL resided, die… read more
D. Coleman
D. Coleman
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
795 satisfied customers
If a parent gives an asset to one child out of their five children
If a parent gives an asset to one child out of their five children prior to their death eg. two years prior, do the the other children have any rights to contest this gift. The asset in question is a … read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 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

52,425 satisfied customers

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

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

25,321 satisfied customers

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

Daniel

Daniel

Solicitor

7,630 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