Will’s are intended to be clear instructions as to how assets are divided after a death occurs. There are many different ways assets can be shared amongst remaining loved ones and this is decided by the deceased if they have made a Will. If the deceased has not made a Will, their assets are divided according to legislation.
New legislation in WA
Commercial landlords and tenants in Western Australia will need to come to grips with:
- The National Cabinet Mandatory Code of Conduct (Code).
- Commercial Tenancies (COVID-19 Response) Act 2020 (WA) (Act).
Property disputes between neighbours over trees tend to come up when: branches overhang a neighbouring property; leaves and rotten fruit fall into a neighbouring property from a neighbour’s tree; or trees are growing too close to the fence line and damage the dividing fence and or the retaining wall.Each state in Australia has its own process for resolving these disputes. Western Australia has does not.
Smart contracts are described as ‘smart’ because they execute the terms of a contract on the occurrence of an event. The terms of the contract are reduced to computer code and the contract program runs itself and execute the terms.
If Obama flew the drone in this picture in Australia for a commercial purpose, he would have to:
- comply with the standard terms and conditions of operation;
- be a certified drone pilot;
- make sure the business conducting the drone operation was also certified; and
- know the new drone laws estimated to arrive later this year.
Managing debt recovery is an essential part of any successful business. Most debt recovery litigation in Western Australia takes place in the Magistrates Court. For debt recovery to be commercial and profitable, it needs to be done efficiently. A lawyer who is experienced in debt recovery litigation can be worth their weight in gold to your business. Continue reading “Debt Recovery Litigation”