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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Solicitor consultants: have you considered the terms of your practising certificate?

Consultant solicitors are embracing a flexible approach to legal practice, but do they have the practising certificate to match?

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Solicitor consultants: Have you considered your insurance cover?

If you are a consultant to a law practice, for insurance purposes the critical question is whether you are an employee or an independent contractor.

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Expert reports and evidence – the dangers of non-compliance

Two recent decisions highlight the problems that can occur in expert reports or evidence and the attendant risks. By JENNIFER O’BRIEN

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Reduce risk and stress by systematically managing critical dates

JEN MCMILLAN provides her top tips to help solicitors manage critical dates.

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