I will be presenting at the Queensland Law Society’s Elder Law
Conference in July. One of my topics is the increasing ‘kissing cousins’
nature of elder law and family law.
This month the Family Law Act
was substantially amended, particularly in relation to the impact of family violence and abuse.
We have just been reflecting on the amount of travel we have been
involved in in servicing our not for profit and community based
Minister for Immigration, Chris Bowen, caused a stir recently by
agreeing to allow Gina Rinehart to employ over 1700 foreign workers on
457 visas at her iron ore mine in Western Australia.
The inaugural ACNC Commissioner, Susan Pascoe has announced that the
ACNC Taskforce Implementation Report will be released next week.