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'd like to consultant about 'restrictions during and after
I'd like to consultant about 'restrictions during and after employment' in VIC … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
20,691 satisfied customers
I have a part time contract to sign and it's huge. The is a
I have a part time contract to sign and it's huge. The is a non compete clause which says that after my employment ends I agree not to engage or prepare to engage in a business that competes with the … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
20,691 satisfied customers
I'm a employer One of my staff been fired due to asking from
Hi Good morning I'm a employer One of my staff been fired due to asking from me unaffordable salary, he signed employment offer with me which there's non-competition clause … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
20,691 satisfied customers
I have a contract question. I resigned from my casual
Hello, I have a contract question. I resigned from my casual employment yesterday in the beauty industry. I received an email today with restraint periods See below:RESTRAINT During the Restraint Peri… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
20,691 satisfied customers
I have some questions in regards to a non compete clause.
Hello, I have some questions in regards ***** ***** non compete clause … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
20,691 satisfied customers
I want help re-writing a clause in my contract. My business
Hi - i want help re-writing a clause in my contract. My business is a female music booking agency. A lot of the artists on it are managed by other people and/or with other booking agencies as well whi… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
20,691 satisfied customers
I have received a work place agreement,it legal terms.
I have received a work place agreement,it legal terms … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
20,691 satisfied customers
I worked for a childcare company and in October last year
I worked for a childcare company and in October last year the business was sold to another childcare company. All staff were taken on by the new company with all previous entitlements. There was a cla… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
Employment contract includes a clause whereby should I cease
Employment contract includes a clause whereby should I cease employment for what ever reason that I not be allowed to seek employment with another company involved in the same industry for a period st… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
20,691 satisfied customers
I would like to know if you can reciew my work contract? I'm
Hi, my name is*****: What state/territory are you in? It matters because laws vary by location. Customer: I would like to know if you can reciew my work contract? … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
20,691 satisfied customers
I just need to understand what the restraints men's in my
Hi I just need to understand what the restraints men's in my job contract … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
20,691 satisfied customers
I am currently employed in a sales role global services
I am currently employed in a sales role for a global services company. I am looking at other sales roles outside of the company, however I do have post employment restraint clauses within my current c… read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
Lawyer
5,422 satisfied customers
I have a clause in my contract stating I can't work (should
I have a clause in my contract stating I can't work (should I leave my employer) for the other 3 major players in my industry, in the same geographical area. My industry is classed as an oligopoly & o… read more
James D. Ford
James D. Ford
Lawyer
1,600 satisfied customers
Can my previous employer take legal action against me for soliciting
Can my previous employer take legal action against me for soliciting even though I have not solicited any clients but the client contacted me.… read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
Lawyer
5,422 satisfied customers
I need help with a point in my employment contract Restrictions
I need help with a point in my employment contract: Restrictions on other business activity (a) In consideration of the Company entering into this Agreement and to reasonably protect the goodwill of i… read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
Lawyer
5,422 satisfied customers
After many years with the company, I have been told about the
After many years with the company, I have been told about the new work place agreement and it has the clause which bothers me - that is, limits me to seek another employment with a competitor. I am no… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
Hi, I am employed by an IT company as a consultant. Through
Hi, I am employed by an IT company as a consultant. Through my well known name in the local market I have attracted a number of clients to my current company purely to have me work for them. I am the … read more
D. Coleman
D. Coleman
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
795 satisfied customers
I have am employment contract with a restraint of trade clause.
I have am employment contract with a restraint of trade clause. I have been offered employmnet with another company within the same industry selling a different product. How do I determine whether thi… 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

32,717 satisfied customers

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

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

20,691 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