Understanding who might inherit if you die young with no will
21 July 2016
Recent news articles have emphasised the importance of having a will drawn up if you are a young person. In many cases while younger people may not have many physical assets to their name, if injured in the workplace they can be eligible for workers compensation benefits as well as death benefits through superannuation. These benefits can add up to hundreds of thousands of dollars.
Here are some ideas of who may be eligible for you benefits if you die without a will.
Legal defenses to absolve blame from drivers in the rear who are involved in car accidents
17 June 2016
Being involved in car accident can be a scary, but when you're the driver of a motor vehicle that rammed into another from the rear, it may be particularly distressing. Conventional wisdom dictates that the driver at the rear is always responsible, and more often than not, this will be true. However, there are a few exceptions. With the legal representation of a motor vehicle accident attorney, drivers can legally challenge this conventional wisdom in court.
Small Business Owners Need Commercial Lawyers
15 October 2014
As a small business owner, you likely have a lot of expenses, and you don't want to add any more, such as hiring a lawyer when you don't currently have the need for one. But, it is always good to hire a lawyer, even if you don't need to. At some point, you are going to need legal representation, especially when you are dealing with contracts. It is good to know that you already have established a relationship with a commercial lawyer, because they will have a good understanding of you and your business.