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Can the timeframe to lodge a workers compensation appeal be extended?
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • September 20 2016

In Queensland, insurers are required to make decisions in relation to applications for compensation (claims). Some of those decisions are ‘reviewable’


Alice, Alice, who the heck is Alice?
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • September 16 2016

It is a fact that some employees who receive workers’ compensation under the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988 (Cth) do not return to


Avoiding the Streisand Effect
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • September 13 2016

In September of 2015, Noleen Hausler secretly recorded her father, who suffers from dementia, being abused by an employee of a nursing home he lived


A tale of two negligent drivers
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • September 7 2016

In Smith v Randall & Anor His Honour Justice Applegarth was required to assess and apportion liability between two drivers who were involved in a


Queensland Workers Compensation Scheme Changes - what you need to know!
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • September 2 2016

The Workers Compensation and Rehabilitation (National Injury Insurance Scheme) Amendment Bill 2016 was passed by the Queensland Parliament on 31


New Revenue Bill to reverse Court of Appeal Decision on First Home Duty Concession Eligibility
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • August 31 2016

The Revenue and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2016 was introduced to Parliament on 16 June 2016 (the Bill). In April, we published an article


Meetings, decisions, resolutions - the importance of getting it right
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • August 31 2016

In circumstances where a decision is to be made by more than one person it is critical that the processes and requirements of the governing documents


The Enforceability of Oral Contracts
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • August 31 2016

If asked to consider what is a contract, it is likely that most people would immediately begin to think of a written agreement. It is important to


Tax Deductible Expenditure for FIFO Arrangements
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • August 31 2016

Over the years, Fly-In-Fly-Out (FIFO) arrangements have become increasingly prevalent in Australia, particularly within the resource industry. In


Powers to Amend Trust Deed
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • August 31 2016

When a trust is created, the terms stipulated within the deed are binding on the subsequent actions of The Trustees in relation to the trust property