In one of my first posts on this blog I touched on what exactly constitutes going too far when making comments on social media. Specifically with regard to employment and what might get you fired. In this next instalment I’d like to turn my attention to defamation. It’s a relatively new area but claims are … Continue reading OMG its TMI Part 2 – Personal Defamation on Social Media
In getting this blog started, I wanted to touch on an area that affects our lives more than we’d care to admit. That of course is our presence on social media. This is quite topical for me at the moment, as a friend’s former partner recently decided to slander him on social network sites. I’ll … Continue reading TMI on Social Media
I’ve been asked several times about whether or not an employer is able to make changes to an established position description, and what a worker’s rights are if this should happen. This is something that I have heard of happening far more than I would have expected and often without any consultation with the employee. … Continue reading This wasn’t what I signed up for!!!
Now that it would appear that I have learned where in my internet favourites to find the link to my blog, I’d like to attempt my next trick…….to tackle wills and estates. Now this is an extremely in-depth area of the law for which entire libraries of books have been written – I personally have … Continue reading Where there’s a will……
So it’s obvious to anyone reading that there has been a noticeable absence in my postings. Something to the tune of about two years in fact. The reason for this is that I thought it would be a world of fun for two years to work like a beaver with a coffee addiction and a … Continue reading Knowing Your Basic Legal Rights
A few months ago I took on a full time work experience position at a suburban general legal practice which may explain why my blog posts have been a little thin on the ground lately. Among the many things my firm specialises in, there is a great deal of conveyancing work that comes through the … Continue reading The subtle skills of property law
In my latest entry, I’d like to cover a recent Queensland case, which has far reaching implications in the area of family law - especially when it comes to the status of children. Anyone even slightly involved in the legal profession may have already guessed that the case I am speaking of is A & B … Continue reading So Just Who Is The Daddy?