Applying for divorce when you’ve been married for less than two years

Going through a divorce is a difficult process.   This process can be complicated by various factors including:  Emotional and Financial strain  Legal aspects of Finalizing Separation   Parenting Arrangements   Property Arrangements   What are the 2 criteria when applying for a divorce?   Generally, there are only two (2) requirements:  1. Connection to Australia   One or both … Read more

Stealing, Robbery, Burglary: What is the difference?

I am sure you have seen the headlines that appear in the news every few days about a store being robbed, cars being stolen, or homes being broken into. Whilst these offences may overlap or share some common characteristics, stealing, robbery and burglary are different offences under the Queensland Criminal Code. This article explains the … Read more

Understanding JobKeeper Enabling Direction

JobKeeper is a wage subsidy scheme designed to help keep Australian in jobs and support businesses affected by the significant impact of COVID-19. The scheme is governed by the Coronavirus Economic Response Package (Payments and Benefits) Act 2020 and associated rules. What is a ‘jobkeeper enabling direction’? The Coronavirus Economic Response Package Omnibus (Measures No. … Read more