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Flying the Nest with Part of the Nest Egg: Son Obtains Interest in Father’s Home by Paying Mortgage

by |December 5, 2016

With property prices in Australian capital cities continuing to rise and first home buyers now taking an average of nine […]

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NSW Says Hello to Priority Notices and Starts to Farewell Paper Certificates of Title

by |November 16, 2016

With the rise of electronic conveyancing, the New South Wales government is in the process of phasing out paper certificates […]

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Parsons v Davison: Court Removes Dilatory Executor

by |November 8, 2016

An executor enjoys a position of great trust and power. As the person (or persons) responsible for administering a deceased […]

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Court Orders Hungry Jack’s Not Liable for Repair Costs Under Lease

by |October 25, 2016

The New South Wales Court of Appeal (‘Court of Appeal’) has handed down a recent judgment in Bonafair Holdings Pty […]

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Barakett v Barakett: Dependent Adult Son Denied Further Provision from Mother’s Estate

by |October 6, 2016

The recent New South Wales case of Barakett v Barakett [2016] NSWSC 1257 highlights the issues that adult children may […]

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Deceased Estates Relieved From Foreign CGT Withholding Tax

by |October 5, 2016

Earlier this year, the Federal Government introduced a compulsory withholding tax scheme for transactions involving the transfer of Australian real […]

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