Putting your trust in management

Protective orders will be measured, not only against what is in the interests and for the benefit of the person in need of protection, but…

The latest developments in Law Society advocacy & law reform: September 2017

The Law Society’s Policy and Practice team brings you a wrap-up of the most important issues of the moment.

Wills and estates: October 2016

Reporting and analysis of the latest judgments and news in wills & estates and elder law. By DARRYL BROWNE.

The latest from the High Court: June 2016

Reporting and analysis of the latest key judgments from the High Court of Australia. By ANDREW YUILE.

Exercising powers of advancement under a trust

Robert William Fischer & Ors v Nemeske Pty Ltd & Ors considers the extent to which a change in ownership of trust assets is necessary when…

Trusts and hidden tax stings

Always be careful dealing with trusts. By JIM MAIN.

Dangerous trusts and hidden tax stings

Whenever you act on the purchase by a trust of any nature, always check the vesting date. By JIM MAIN.

Trusts and transitional provisions under the new legal profession uniform law

The Legal Profession Uniform Law and Rules commenced in New South Wales and Victoria on 1 July 2015. By CHELLY MILLIKEN.

Wills and estates: July 2015

Reporting and analysis of the latest judgments and news in wills & estates and elder law. By DARRYL BROWNE.

The latest from the High Court: May 2015

Reporting and analysis of the latest key judgments from the High Court of Australia. By THOMAS HURLEY.