Family Law – Some practical Tips

Terry Betts, 20 May 2016 Good family lawyers should always conduct their litigation with the final hearing in mind. In many cases, the result at the final hearing – whether good or bad – can be traced back to what happened at the beginning. With hindsight, you can often see…

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Offers of Compromise Including Calderbank Offers

Ralph Warren, 7 July 2017 This paper discusses the issue of offers of compromise, and how those offers may need to differ depending upon the Court in which relevant proceedings are brought and then the issue of Calderbank offers which are either exclusive from or may run in conjunction with…

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New Strata Laws in NSW and the NCAT

Simon McMahon, 11 March 2016 In late 2015 NSW Parliament assented 2 new Acts which have large effects on strata laws in NSW, the Strata Schemes Development Act 2015 (“SSDA”) & the Strata Schemes Management Act 2015 (“SSMA”). These 2 Acts will replace the currently operating Strata Schemes Management Act 1996…

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