Power of Attorney & Guardianship

When it comes to planning for the future, there‚Äôs a number of steps you can take to ensure a bit of peace of mind. Along with helping you organise your affairs when you pass away, SP Garrett Lawyers can also help with Power of Attorney and appointing an Enduring Guardian – two very important legal […]

The Importance of Wills

Throughout your life, you accumulate a lot of possessions and investments; from cars to houses, share portfolios and perhaps even expensive keepsakes you wish to pass on to your loved ones when your life is finally at an end. However, a large percentage of Australians, especially younger Australians, neglect to formalise these agreements with their […]

Social Media Law

Please note this article discusses topics such as self harm and suicide. If you are struggling, please reach out to Lifeline Australia on 13 11 14, or Beyondblue on 1300 22 4636.  As Facebook (and, social media as a whole) becomes more ubiquitous and relevant in the lives of Australians, and as the COVID-19 pandemic […]

Working from home – under surveillance?

Since 2020, a large percentage of Australians have been working from home (due, of course, to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic). This change in work-life balance brought about a number of new challenges for employers: empty work spaces, empty rental agreements and a whole generation of workers who have not yet found themselves around the watercooler […]

Fairfax v Voller – an analysis

Since the first true social media platforms emerged on the world wide web in the late 90s, legislative bodies have sought to control and influence the way social media operates. In the first of many deep dives, we will take a quick look at just how recent legislation has impacted the way we talk about, […]