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What is testamentary capacity? A basic guide
16 Oct 2018
As a lawyer specialising in wills and estates, I find myself increasingly ...
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Home downsizer superannuation contribution offers opportunity to retirees
20 Jun 2018
Important changes are coming to the law on superannuation from 1 July 2018 that ...
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Kurt Topper dancing for cancer research
10 Apr 2018
Kurt Topper, Director of Stacks Heard McEwan and our Wollongong-based Accredited...
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Beware of your life continuing in the cloud after you die
14 Feb 2018
Recently a court had to rule on whether a will written as an unsent 54-word text...
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Prenups on shaky ground after High Court decision
13 Feb 2018
Prenuptial agreements appear to be on shaky legal ground after a recent landmark...
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Same sex couples who married overseas should check legal status of wills
30 Jan 2018
Just when same sex couples thought the long fight for marriage equality in ...
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Dangers of changing your home ownership structure in your senior years
05 Oct 2017
Parents and grandparents are coming under increasing pressure to use their home ...
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Need for caution before signing a retirement village contract
21 Sep 2017
Recent revelations of elderly people being thrown out of home because of fine ...
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Elder financial abuse – confronting a hidden epidemic
19 Sep 2017
Elder financial abuse – where a person takes advantage of an elder person’s ...
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Forfeiture rule: why you can’t kill your parents and then inherit their estate
23 May 2017
A NSW woman is campaigning to change the law so that her brother who killed ...
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The lighter side of the law: when law and comedy collide
03 May 2017
On the face of it, there doesn’t seem to be much that is amusing about the ...
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Hornsby law firm Collins & Thompson broadens horizons by joining Stacks Law Firm
03 Apr 2017
Hornsby law firm Collins & Thompson is broadening its horizons by joining ...
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