RMO Weekly Case Note

Article by: Billy Duan High Court’s Recent Decision on Ownership of a Matrimonial Home – Are Matrimonial Assets Protected from a Partner’s Creditor? The High Court of Australia’s recent decision in Bosanac v Commissioner of Taxation [2022] HCA 34 affirms the ancient...

RMO Weekly Case Note

Article by: Billy Duan Risks of informal agreements – Ongoing battle between Realestate.com.au and photographer Background: Mr Hardingham makes his living as a photographer. In late 2009, He incorporated Real Estate Marketing Australia Pty Ltd (REMA) to provide...

Company Members’ Rights and Remedies – Part One

Introduction Many investors see companies as an effective legal entity to carry out business ventures as compared to partnerships and joint ventures. Companies are easy to set up. Whilst business partners tend to enjoy a harmonious relationship at the beginning of...

Disputing An Unfair Preference Claim

‘It’s not personal. It’s just business’. We have all heard this line before in movies and television shows. Spoken where a relationship has been broken for the purpose of achieving some advantage, usually an economic gain. But for most people (and most of the...

Settlement Deed

Deed of Settlement – Do you need it? We often see parties in a dispute indicate their intentions to resolve their issues as early and swiftly as possible but often wonder how to resolve their legal matter and document it. Here’s an answer for you, “By entering...