Major changes to how estates are distributed without a Will

wills and estates

What happens when you or a loved one dies without a Will in Victoria? If you or a relative dies without a Will, or dies with a Will that has inadequate provisions, the deceased’s estate will be distributed in accordance with the Administration and Probate Act 1958 (the “Act”).  If this is the case, you essentially cannot … Read more Major changes to how estates are distributed without a Will

COVID-19: impact on Landlords and Tenants

Covid 19 landlords and tenants

There is a great deal of uncertainty concerning small and medium enterprises (SME) and how their leasing arrangements may be impacted throughout the pandemic. The Federal Government earlier introduced the Mandatory Code of Conduct (for SME commercial leases) which outlined principles for the State Governments (and Territories) to build their own legislation and regulations around. … Read more COVID-19: impact on Landlords and Tenants