Category Archive for "Client focus"

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Santa & Mrs Claus are getting a divorce!

Christmas is an exciting time of year, one filled with love and laughter, but also quite a hectic time of year getting presents ready for family. Finishing off jobs at work can cause emotions to rise and the stress that…

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Separating and choosing a Lawyer

Separating and choosing a Lawyer – the benefits of seeing an Accredited Specialist in Family Law When parties separate, one or both parties may seek legal advice.  A natural and common concern is which lawyer a person should see.  Lawyers have varying…

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How to avoid Court in a family law dispute

The idea of going to Court often creates a sense of dread for people who have separated from their partners. It is important to know that Court is not the only way to resolve your matter with your former partner….

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Your first meeting with a family lawyer

Come prepared Come prepared to learn. We will provide you with a lot of information. Bring a notepad or a support person if you think they will help you remember. Try to be ready to tell us your story, what…

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Employment law changes for casual employees

From 1 October 2018, casual employees can now request that their employment be converted from casual to full-time or part-time. A casual employee who works a regular pattern of hours for at least 12 months may put in a request…

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Recent decision shake up businesses who rely on casual employees

A recent decision by the Full Federal Court in Workpac Pty Ltd v Skene[2018] FCAFC 131 has transformed the way employees are classified as “casual”. This case confirmed that a casual employee is defined by the nature of their work, including…

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Santa & Mrs Claus are getting a divorce! Who sees the reindeers for Christmas lunch?

Christmas is an exciting time of year, one filled with love and laughter, but also quite a hectic time of year getting presents ready for family. Finishing off jobs at work can cause emotions to rise and the stress that…

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Client Focus – WHTVR | Your Website Your Way

This month our Southern Waters Legal Client spotlight is on Coby Bennett, Co-owner of WHTVR, a digital design studio based in Bronte and younger sister of Simon Bennett. WHTVR? What does the name of your business mean and what does it…

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Client Focus – Matildas star Kyah Simon inspires hope through the Boots for Kids campaign

This month our Southern Waters Legal Client spotlight is on 23 year old Matildas striker, Kyah Simon. Kyah has accomplished so much in her soccer career, including having her name stamped in the record books for being the first indigenous…

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Client Focus – Santa Claus

This month we speak with one of Southern Waters Legal’s favourite clients Santa Claus. Santa thank you for your time you are obviously busy at this time of year. What caused you to engage Southern Waters Legal for your legal…

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