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Can I register for a .AU direct domain name?

Can I register for a .AU direct domain name?

New changes to Australian domain names bring exciting opportunities for businesses to protect their intellectual property and develop a stronger online presence. Last year, we discussed the introduction of the new .au domain licensing rules and what this meant for...

Real estate agents – only licensed in one jurisdiction? No worries!

Real estate agents – only licensed in one jurisdiction? No worries!

In exciting news for real estate agents, Consumer Affairs Victoria has announced that Victorian licensed estate agents can now rely on the Automatic Mutual Recognition scheme (‘AMR’) to provide their services in participating jurisdictions outside of Victoria without...

Relationship breakdown? You’ll be taxed for that!

Relationship breakdown? You’ll be taxed for that!

When a marriage or de facto relationship breaks down, it’s never easy. Apart from the obvious emotional challenges, separation and divorce will often result in significant financial challenges, particularly when there is real estate involved. If you’re staring down...

Australian Vaccination Requirements – a state by state summary

Australian Vaccination Requirements – a state by state summary

Australia has a high uptake of vaccination to COVID-19, partly due to enforceable public health orders at State level which require classes of workers to be vaccinated if they are to work outside of their home. As at 9 February 2022, the position is summarised below....

Busting the myths of Family Law

Busting the myths of Family Law

When it comes to family law issues, it seems that almost everyone has a personal anecdote or piece of advice to share. While given with good intentions, this information can often lead to misconceptions about family law generally, a person’s entitlements, the costs...

New Year, New Will

New Year, New Will

With a new year comes the turn of a new leaf, resolutions and a clean slate. For many Australians, 2020 and 2021 were challenging years. Some lost loved ones, relationships ended or began, and some businesses had very challenging times. While many more challenges lie...