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Property Searches – to Search or not to Search

By NB Lawyers | June 24, 2022 |

Once a contract has been entered into and the buyer has satisfied all the key conditions of the contract, then the buyer’s solicitor will order settlement searches on the property. There are some searches the buyer cannot escape ordering, but there are a wide range of purchases that, depending on the law firm, are at…

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What do you do if the Seller dies before settlement?

By NB Lawyers | June 24, 2022 |

Death of a Party to a Contract – What to Do A problem arises when a buyer or seller dies before the contract can be completed, as the deceased party can no longer perform their obligations under the contract. Does this mean that if a party dies or was dead before entering into the contract…

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Hiring Challenges in the Dental Industry – 4 Solutions to consider

By NB Lawyers | June 23, 2022 |

The dental industry is constantly battling against its public image, both in attracting patients, and attracting staff. This article looks at the special circumstances faced by the industry in attracting staff, and makes some suggestions for owners and managers of dental practices. The Dental Industry Over a long period of time, all across Australia, the…

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What are Reasonable Additional Hours – Is 50 hours too much?

By NB Lawyers | June 21, 2022 |

38 hours a week – with the overwhelming tide of flexibility, wage rises and work from home permeating in the workplace national employment standards make it clear that ordinary hours of work consist of only 38 hours per week. However, in many industries, salaried positions and for non-award covered employees the requirement to work “reasonable…

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3 Risks with a DIY Will Kit and why should you have a Lawyer Draft your Will

By NB Lawyers | June 17, 2022 |

Your will is one of the most important documents you will have before you pass away. It will provide your loved ones with directions as to how to spend your money after you die. With an abundance of online resources providing DIY will kits, it is easy to be misled into thinking you can prepare…

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