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
The ceiling in my kitchen/family room collapsed on Friday. I
Hello, the ceiling in my kitchen/family room collapsed on Friday. I phoned my insurance company but they said that I was not covered because the ceiling came down most likely from wear and tear and la… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
34,378 satisfied customers
I had a air conditioner technician charge $275.00 for
I had a air conditioner technician charge $275.00 for supplying gas to air conditioning then I complain that air conditioner was the same the he came one day later to tell me that the compressor motor… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
34,378 satisfied customers
I had a new ducted air conditioner installed Tuesday 24th
I had a new ducted air conditioner installed Tuesday 24th February when the installers switched it on it would not work Len (installation man) said don't worry it's under warranty. I said I don't want… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
34,378 satisfied customers
We are lot owners in a community title scheme in Brisbane.
Good morning, we are lot owners in a community title scheme in Brisbane. We have made an Lot Improvement application to the body corporate manager and committe for installation of a split system air c… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
34,378 satisfied customers
Water damage to carpet from burst dishwasher water pipe
water damage to carpet from burst dishwasher water pipe flooded apartment 2 floors below. successfully claimed strata insurance for kitchen floor, cupboards, bench due to water expansion of e.g. bench… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
33,424 satisfied customers
I have a claim in through NRMA for storm damage for my
I have a claim in through NRMA for storm damage for my ceiling and kitchen area and they've only quoted me for about $12,600 ,to fix top cupboard s not bottom cupboard ,the damage to kitchen is substa… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
34,378 satisfied customers
I've had problems with my air conditioning replacement. they
I've had problems with my air conditioning replacement. they have come out three times and repainted my daughter's ceiling once. I'm still concerned about the insulation and possible damage in my roof… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
34,378 satisfied customers
My very elderly mother lives in a townhouse in the ACT. She
My very elderly mother lives in a townhouse in the ACT. She pays strata levies and home and contents insurance for this property. Recently during a storm water came in through the roof and pooled over… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
34,378 satisfied customers
I have been contacted by nrma who advise that i am not
I have been contacted by nrma who advise that i am not covered for any repairs for my leaking pipe only the replacement carpet. This bas been going on for nearly two month and now they advise thay i h… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
33,424 satisfied customers
My problem relates to the NRMA ... my house/contents policy.
My problem relates to the NRMA ... my house/contents policy. … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
33,424 satisfied customers
My daughter engaged a contractor to install a split system
My daughter engaged a contractor to install a split system air conditioner. This is her first house brand new. The contractor arrived on site and within minutes had drilled through a water pipe in the… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
33,424 satisfied customers
The Reverse Cycle ducted air conditioner in our rental
The Reverse Cycle ducted air conditioner in our rental property stopped working over summer. We requested an air conditioner specialist to come and look at the unit. We were advised that 2 new fan mot… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
My company purchased two carrier ceiling cassettes from J&J
My company purchased two carrier ceiling cassettes from J&J Stevenson Airconditioning in April 2008 and paid $14556.36. The units come with a warranty of 10 years against faulty workmanship and manufa… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
I was in a car accident on the 17 January 2011. I was stationary
I was in a car accident on the 17 January 2011. I was stationary when other car reversed into me. Damage to my car was on front right . NRMA accepted the claim . Problem occurred when NRMA assessor di… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
A builder I used to work for asked me to supply and install
A builder I used to work for asked me to supply and install a ducted air conditioner. 3 houses were done. He wanted the cheapest one and only wanted to pay $6600. I showed him what I proposed to insta… read more
Peter G.
Peter G.
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
767 satisfied customers
Hi,i need advice we have a rental property in south Australia
Hi,i need advice we have a rental property in south Australia and live in Victoria.We had our house built by Rivergum two years ago we also got them to fit a Ducted refrigerated air conditioner.The ai… read more
Maurice
Maurice
Lawyer
Master's Degree
1,980 satisfied customers
my house was insulated one day ago. when the person that put
my house was insulated one day ago. when the person that put the insulation in my house ceiling unplug the down pipe from my air cooler machine he forget to plug it back the pipe that run the water to… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
33,424 satisfied customers
Selling agreement not diclosing ducted air conditioner as only
Selling agreement not diclosing ducted air conditioner as only the cooling system was working. It was mentioned to the purchaser that the aircondioner cooling was only functional with no heating.At th… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
33,424 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:

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

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

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

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

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

33,424 satisfied customers

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

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

34,378 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