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The 4 W’s of Caveats: Who, What, Why and When

Dino Di Rosa was recently asked to present a Continuing Professional Development paper in front of fellow members of the Law Society of Society of South Australia.  The paper was on The 4 W’s of Caveats: who can caveat, what interests are caveatable, why should a caveator caveat and when should they caveat if not […]

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The dangers of director’s guarantees

As a director of a company, you may only be personally liable for the company’s debts and claims to the extent that you may be in breach of your duties as a director. This blog post tells you about your liability as a director and how to avoid breaching your duties as a director.

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The Top 5 Estate Disputes and How to Resolve Them

When someone dies, leaving behind assets, disagreements between those who are left behind can often arise, whether or not a will is in place. Sometimes disagreements can intensify precisely because there is a will in place. As one of the leading estates practices in Adelaide, we have seen just about every problem and dispute. This means we are able to predict with some certainty the ranges of outcomes…

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How to legally protect your family home

It is important to remember that if a person becomes bankrupt, all their assets “vest in”, or become controlled by, their trustee in bankruptcy, who can then sell those assets to pay out the creditors of the bankrupt.

Such assets include the family home of the bankrupt whether the home is registered in the sole name of the bankrupt or the joint names of the bankrupt and their spouse or other family member.

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Dissolving a business partnership

Partnerships are one of the most common business structures. In order to establish a partnership all that is required is two or more individuals carrying on a joint business venture with a view to profit, each incurring liability for losses and the right to share in the profits.

Like a de facto relationship, no formal documentation or procedure is required to establish a partnership.

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