Purchaser surcharge duty: risk management tips for solicitors

With Revenue NSW audits on the rise, we set out the extra precautions you should consider when acting for ‘foreign persons’ in real property transactions.

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Compliance risks: FAQs in the age of the coronavirus part 2

The Law Society’s Regulatory Compliance team answers your FAQs about legal practice in the age of the Coronavirus.

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(Over)working from home and beyond

Cautionary tales for employers with staff working long hours.

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Compliance risks: FAQs in the age of the coronavirus

The Law Society’s regulatory compliance solicitors answer your compliance queries

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Setting up an Incorporated Legal Practice under the Uniform Law in NSW

Considering setting up an Incorporated Legal Practice? Tips to avoid pitfalls that can adversely impact your professional responsibilities, set up costs & start dates.

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Remote staff supervision: Managing the risks

Now is a good time to review how successful working from home arrangements are and to identify potential areas of risk.

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File notes: when to take them and when to use them

The real value of file notes in defending professional indemnity claims.

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Company directors personally liable for GST

Advising companies on the new personal GST liability applying to company directors.

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Getting the message across: clients, clarity and communication

Clear and effective communication is key in minimising the likelihood of a professional negligence claim.

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Land Tax Certificates and termination of contracts for sale of land

The importance of settlement dates for land tax certificates.

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