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Plus Ca Change, Plus Ca Meme Chose – Get the Reason Right

when considering any exercise of power by a government authority, for the actual purpose of the acquisition to be compared to the source of power at the time of exercise to ensure compliance with both the letter and spirit of the law

Hong Kong Affiliation – to service the legal needs of clients

In mid April 2018, I was in Hong Kong and took the opportunity, when there, to vist the offices of and meet Mr Vincent To (see picture) and a number of the lawyers at W K To & Co, the Hong Kong member of Lawyers Associated Worldwide (LAW), a global association of 100...

Australian Constitution Centre – Education

The Constitution Education Fund Australia has has a long term aim of improving education anbout and understanding of the Australian Constitution. Many years of hard work by Constitution Education Fund Australia came to fruition on 9 April 2018 when the Australian...

Elder Abuse Working Group

I was recently appointed ot he NSW Law Society's Elder Abuse Working Group (EAWG). EAWG is formed as a multidisciplinary working group of lawyers, doctors, representatives of a range of insitutions and others to recommend strategies to help combat elder abuse. Its...

Sustainability in Procurement

“Environmental Sustainability”, “Green Procurement”, and “Sustainability in Procurement” are examples of the relatively recent increase in consciousness of the impact on the environment of many long-standing procurement processes and attitudes and seek to remediate...

Things to Consider in making A Will

Who Do I have a spouse or partner? If so, should we both do Wills and do they have to have any reciprocity? Other Issues 1 What assets do I (and my spouse or partner) have? If so, will both Wills be done? 2 What liabilities do I have? How will liabilities existing at...