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Stacks In The News
1/07/2014 | YAGOONA MAN RYAN KITCHING ASKS DRIVER OF CAR THAT STRUCK HIM TO COME FORWARD RYAN Kitching has a simple message for the driver of the car who knocked him off his bike and shattered his pelvis in Yagoona this year – “please come forward”...
10/06/2014 | Taree and district - take a bow "CULTURE and creativity are integral parts of every great city and with its fine teachers, the Manning Entertainment Centre and you, the entrants, Taree and district can take a bow." Tim Stack smiles with pride as he talks about the Taree and District Eisteddfod, of which he has been president since 1978.
1/05/2014 | Manus Island: Lawyers say witnesses to Reza Berati's death need urgent protection Lawyers acting for Manus Island detainees on Wednesday filed an urgent application to the High Court to have witnesses to the death of Reza Berati returned to Australia...
21/07/2014 | DOES A WAIVER WAVE AWAY ALL RIGHTS TO MAKE A CLAIM? We’re told to sign them every time we do any sort of organised activity that could be considered risky such as clubs or schools teaching surfing, horse riding, abseiling, bungee jumping, whitewater rafting, skiing, rock climbing or hang gliding. “Sign this waiver before we start,” they say – thrusting a paper with legalistic phrases in front of us...
11/07/2014 | HELP! THEY’RE BUILDING A HIGHWAY THROUGH MY HOME Your home is your castle, right? It said so in that popular movie The Castle. Well, that movie didn’t take into account the Land Acquisition (Just Terms Compensation) Act of 1991...
9/07/2014 | IS PACKING PRISONS THE BEST WAY TO DEAL WITH CRIME? Our prisons are filled to bursting point as tougher sentencing by courts is sending record numbers of lawbreakers to jail, new figures from the Bureau of Statistics reveal. The ABS says 33,000 people are locked behind bars across Australia, and jails are overflowing in every state and territory except Tasmania...
1/05/2014 | “Group of 235 Detainees” at Manus Island Regional Processing Centre Commence Action Stacks Goudkamp have been engaged by the “Group of 235 Detainees” at the Manus Island Regional Processing Centre to commence action into alleged violations of human rights and international crimes...
10/12/2013 | LAST LEGAL APPEAL BY AUSTRALIAN NUCLEAR VETERANS SHOT DOWN BY HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION Australian veterans of the British nuclear tests in Australia have been dealt a final blow in their long fight for justice...
21/11/2013 | WHEELCHAIR CHAMPION OPENS LIVERPOOL LAW OFFICE Paralympic legend Louise Sauvage last night opened the new Liverpool office of the Sydney law firm Stacks/Goudkamp...
The Stacks Times - a seasonal release of news and editorials about the Stacks offices
5/02/2013 | WEALTH PROTECTION BULLETIN - SUMMER 2013 EDITION Limited liability companies have been an important part of the fabric of business for about 200 years. One of the reasons companies were created was to encourage entrepreneurial zeal by introducing the corporate veil...
10/09/2012 | WEALTH PROTECTION BULLETIN - SPRING EDITION The 1970s sitcom The Brady Bunch featured a single mother (Carol) with 3 daughters who married a single father (Mike) with 3 sons, thereby forming one of the world’s most wellknown blended families at that time. In real life, blended...
8/09/2011 | BUYING A BLOCK OF LAND You’ve found a block of land to buy – what happens next? It can be confusing if you are not familiar with the process involved. View the online brochure to learn more.