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Immediate action in light of Vega Vega

  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
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  • Australia
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  • October 9 2014

Vega Vega v Medical Board of Australia 2014 QCAT 328 (Vega Vega) recently demonstrated that reconsideration of a decision to take immediate action

Family business duty concession for primary production businesses expanded

  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
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  • Australia
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  • October 9 2014

Effective from 12 June 2014, the family business duty concessions under the Duties Act 2001 (Qld) for gifts of farm land and business assets which

Purchasing a service station? Top 10 tips

  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
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  • Australia
  • -
  • October 9 2014

Purchasing a service station, whether the business or the land it sits on is a significant commercial investment. In addition to the usual challenges

Option to renew a lease timeframes are crucial!

  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
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  • Australia
  • -
  • October 9 2014

In the recent matter of JV Pub Group Pty Ltd v Red Carpet Real Estate Pty Ltd & Ors 2014 QSC 232, Justice Mullins of the Supreme Court of

Supervisory roles in psychology: avoiding a potential breach of guidelines

  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
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  • Australia
  • -
  • October 2 2014

The case of Psychology Board of Australia v GA highlights the need for practitioners to consider and ensure that they have adhered to all

Proper construction of section 54 of the Insurance Contracts Act - Maxwell v Highway Hauliers Pty Ltd 2014 HCA 33, 10 September 2014

  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • September 29 2014

Highway Hauliers Pty Ltd (Insured) operated a fleet of trucks and trailers. The Insured entered into an insurance contract (policy) with certain

School entitled to 90 indemnity from teacher

  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • September 18 2014

It is well established that the law imposes a legal non-delegable duty on teachers and schools to take care of the safety and wellbeing of pupils in

If a tree falls in forestis anybody liable?

  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • September 18 2014

This case considered the circumstances in which representations made by one party to another could give rise to a duty of care. An employee of

Employer and contractor avoid liability as “almighty kick” to remove obstruction not common sense.

  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • September 18 2014

In Tawera v BDS Recruit Pty Ltd & Anor 2014 QDC 167, the Plaintiff ruptured his Achilles tendon by giving an "almighty kick" to a 67kg pile of

A slippery issue - how far does the duty of a supermarket reach?

  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
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  • Australia
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  • September 18 2014

Woolworths were sued by the respondent, Ryder (“Plaintiff”) in the NSW District Court for personal injuries sustained as a result of slipping on a