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
Can I put a caveat on my mothers property to stop her from
Hi there. Can I put a caveat on my mothers property to stop her from selling? … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
20,703 satisfied customers
Our, we are in south australia but our son commited a crime
we are in south australia but our son commited a crime in victoria … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
20,703 satisfied customers
Iam lodging a form to remove a Caveat on land over which I
Iam lodging a form to remove a Caveat on land over which I have a mortgage It is not urgent but the form requests the ACN of the Caveator which is Victorian Legal Aid Do government departments have AC… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
20,703 satisfied customers
My father is 89 years of age. He has been living with his
My father is 89 years of age. He has been living with his partner for over 20 years. She owns the home they have been living in. She has been diagnosed with dementia. My father has been looking after … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
20,703 satisfied customers
I have a property issue. I built a house with a friend where
Hi, I have a property issue. I built a house with a friend where I put up the deposit and it hasn't worked out so we are selling it. However we have had it listed (at her request) for an above market … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
20,703 satisfied customers
Not sure if you can help me as I don't know who I should go
Not sure if you can help me as I don't know who I should go to. You see my mum needed to be placed in a nursing home last year. She was the carer of my brother who has schizophrenia and autism and he … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
20,703 satisfied customers
Me and my partner bought a house 5 years ago. The house is
me and my partner bought a house 5 years ago. The house is in his name because he put the first 30K for deposit. We both pay the mortgage after that. We are splitting now and he wants me to move out. … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
20,703 satisfied customers
We need to put a caveat on a property. The father loaned the
We need to put a caveat on a property . The father loaned the funds to the daughter who bought the property in her name , and wants to register/secure his interest. There is currently no other mortgag… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
20,703 satisfied customers
I am recently separated, and my home is in my wife's name.
I am recently separated, and my home is in my wife's name. What My question is, is can my wife sell my home from under me because she has the title deeds? … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
20,703 satisfied customers
We live in a house, where the mortgage is in our son's name,
We live in a house, where the mortgage is in our son's name, but he does not live here anymore. The deposit was put in by my parents, and my brother and I and my parents pay all mortgage costs. My bro… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
20,703 satisfied customers
Formal Financial Agreement was written and informally signed
Formal Financial Agreement was written and informally signed on 26/12/2009 stating that my ex-husband would pay 53,930.00 shortfall of our divorce settlement plus interest. He didn't pay so I have a c… read more
James D. Ford
James D. Ford
Lawyer
1,600 satisfied customers
Hi Peter, I sat in at the first mediation the other day and
Hi Peter, I sat in at the first mediation the other day and they were offering the woman a total sum of 65,000 less the remainder of the loan she still owes which is 3,400, less another bill...somethi… read more
Peter G.
Peter G.
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
767 satisfied customers
Hi Leon, I have been trying to find out if I can lodge a probate
Hi Leon, I have been trying to find out if I can lodge a probate caveat without having to go through a solicitor. My uncle died 7 months ago after a cancer battle and before he died he spoke to me abo… read more
James D. Ford
James D. Ford
Lawyer
1,600 satisfied customers
Can we put a caveat on the purchasers property? The purchaser
Can we put a caveat on the purchaser's property? The purchaser paid the deposit, and the contract was exchanged. However, the purchaser couldn't settle because a finance was not ready to complete the … read more
Peter G.
Peter G.
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
767 satisfied customers
Ive helped my daughter out when the bank was going to foreclose
I've helped my daughter out when the bank was going to foreclose on her property. My daughter and I want to take out a formal arrangement, so that if the property is sold I can get some of my money ba… read more
Peter G.
Peter G.
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
767 satisfied customers
A deceased wifes will confers a right to reside in the family
A deceased wife's will confers a 'right to reside' in the family home for widower's lifetime. How is this best enforced please?… read more
Peter G.
Peter G.
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
767 satisfied customers
Hi, good morning. I follow your suggestion in previous messages
Hi, good morning. I follow your suggestion in previous messages and have called Bank of Queensland for details of the charge which my defendant paid in 2010. But the bank gave simple response: "No, we… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
If in a second marriage the husband & wife both purchase into
If in a second marriage the husband & wife both purchase into a property. Can the children of the now deceased 2nd wife place a caveat on the sale of the property and therefore not allow funds from th… read more
Peter G.
Peter G.
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
767 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

20,703 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