201711.25
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Drink Driving: A Guide to Going to Court and Penalties

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A Guide to Drink Driving in New South Wales Drink driving offences are whereby a person has more than a prescribed concentration of alcohol within their system. In New South Wales it is an offence to have more than 0.05 in your system, unless you are a L or P plate driver, in which case,…

201711.03
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Dealing With Children Through Separation

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By Lisa Ruggero-Salerno DEALING WITH CHILDREN THROUGH SEPARATION This week there was a great article by the Daily Telegraph’s Louise Roberts about the Stefanovic family. It shows a high profile couple having difficulties in dealing with their children through separation. It is difficult to deal with children when couples separate.  Each parent usually wants to…

201710.31
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Disqualified from Driving? New Laws Mean We Can Help You Get Your Licence Back

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New laws announced by the NSW government mean that persons that are currently disqualified from driving are able to apply to court to have their disqualification order quashed. The new laws are aimed at discouraging driving whilst disqualified by rewarding those who do get caught committing driving offences whilst disqualified.Further, the Habitual Traffic Offenders Scheme…

201707.14
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Drug Rehabilitation to Escape Conviction

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BY John Vizzone Quite often offenders of crime also have an associated or underlying drug issue/dependency that may be causing them to commit certain crimes. In New South Wales, a scheme is set up to divert such offenders into rehabilitation rather than in accordance with the general principles of law. This scheme is known as…

201707.06
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Legal Basics: What Does A Conveyancing Solicitor Do?

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One question that is often asked is why do you need a conveyancing solicitor and exactly what do they do? You get your pre-approval for your first home. After months of endless Saturday morning property inspections you finally decide that you have found your perfect place. You fire in an offer. The real estate agent…

201706.28
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Murder Scene Hosts Bitter Estate Battle

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A property at Coogee where a wife and mother was murdered in 2012 has played host to a bitter Estate battle over the asset. The property located at 2 Denning Street, South Coogee has made headlines after the murdered women’s husband and son went toe to toe in a bidding frenzy. Eventually the property was knocked…

201706.28
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6 Year Old Girl Gives Divorcing Mum Advice

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By Lisa Rugero Salerno, Accredited Family Law Specialist Even after 35 years of practising in Family Law, I was moved by this video.  Don’t let your Family Law dispute get to this stage! Either myself, Lisa Ruggero Salerno or Daniella Ruggero, both  Accredited Family Specialists can help you. Make an appointment for either at our…