WILLS – SPEAKING WITH RELATIVES
201805.04
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WILLS – SPEAKING WITH RELATIVES

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By Lisa Salerno-Ruggero  You need to talk to dying relatives about their Will. When someone is dying, it is very, very hard to talk about dying let alone talk to them about their Will. It is important to have this conversation because there is a lot that can be done in relation to their Estate…

201803.18
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VRT Lawyers Phone and Internet Issues

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Unfortunately our Mascot office has been significantly impacted by a Telstra outage and has caused major ramifications across both offices. Currently we can accept urgent phone calls on 9264 7244 and urgent emails via vrtlawyers@gmail.com only. We are working on a solution and we sincerely apologise for any inconvenience this has caused. UPDATE: Our Mascot…

201802.28
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New Job Opportunity for an Office Junior

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Vizzone Ruggero Twigg Lawyers are a progressive, busy legal firm with offices based in the CBD and Mascot. With two accredited family law specialists working in our CBD office, a new position has been created to ensure that we can continue our high quality legal services to our large client base. As an office junior,…

201712.23
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Christmas Holidays Emergency Contact

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Vizzone Ruggero Twigg Lawyers is closed from 22 December 2017 until 8 January 2018 during the court closure period. However, we recognise that there are emergency’s and sometimes you need urgent help, especially if you have been arrested or charged, or for some reason locked out of your home by a co-owner. For this reason,…

Family Law Implications with Same Sex Marriage
201712.19
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Family Law Implications with Same Sex Marriage

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The Family Court has issued a statement in relation to the recognition of same sex marriages and the effect in the Family Court. If you are considering  getting married, you should think about a Binding Financial Agreement whether it is same sex marriage or not. At Vizzone Ruggero Twigg Lawyers, we can advise you on…

201712.19
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What Factors Make You A De-Facto?

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Marriage is not everyone’s cup of tea and neither is divorce; but when you are not married and separation occurs, what happens? Although it is normally assumed that the parties would have been in a de-facto relationship, the Family Court must first establish whether or not the parties were indeed in a de-facto relationship in…

201712.18
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Judge Slams Family Law Costs: Why You Need Good Family Law Lawyers

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Family law lawyers have been in the media spotlight of late, thanks to a Family Law Court Judge who has blasted family law firms for gross overcharging. Justice Benjamin was quoted by the Sydney Morning Herald as criticising “win at all costs, concede little or nothing, chase every rabbit down every hole and hang the consequences approach…

201712.13
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VRT Lawyers Joins JJ Cahill Memorial High School for Presentation Day

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It was with great pleasure that Partner Lisa Ruggero Salerno today attended the JJ Cahill Memorial High School’s 57th Annual Presentation Day. It was a pleasure to hand the Vizzone Ruggero Twigg Lawyers bursaries to Jenna Baziotis and Zayla Phllips. Congratulations, well done. It was also a pleasure presenting the Year 10 awards. Congratulations to…

201711.30
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Partner Lisa Ruggero Salerno Condemns Links Between Domestic Violence Charges and Suicide.

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By Lisa Salerno Reporters have recently reported in the newspapers a link between filing with police domestic allegations and suicide of perpetrators. This is a dangerous accusation and in no way should discourage victims of domestic violence to report such instances to Police. Domestic violence has far-reaching effects in any society. The education and awareness of…

201711.29
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Reverse Mortgage and Pensioner Loans: Are They Safe and Worth It?

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By Joe Vizzone You can’t eat bricks and mortar. Plenty of Sydney retirees are millionaires but they’re going hungry.  They all own million dollar houses but don’t have any cash and so they struggle financially and do without a lot of things they would like to be doing. More and more of them are looking…