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Same Sex Marriage Survey

Same Sex Marriage Survey Australians are being asked by the federal government, as to whether the law should be changed to allow same-sex couples to marry.  A nationwide vote is… read more

How do I get out of Jury Duty?

If I have been selected for jury duty, how may I get out of it?  In South Australia there are three jury districts located in Adelaide, Port Augusta and Mount… read more

What does the Law say about revenge porn?

Revenge Porn involves the revealing of sexually explicit images or videos posted online without the subject’s consent, typically by former sexual partners. The issue is becoming increasingly common with the use of social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, and Twitter. To… read more

Social Media and the Law

The rise of social media has created a range of new legal issues. Problem areas frequently encountered include defamation, family law, and false or misleading advertising.    Defamation  The law of defamation protects individual reputation and assumes all people are of good character until proven otherwise. Defamation may… read more

The Ins and Outs of Attending Court

Attending court can be a daunting thought, and for many, a new experience. Without having been to court previously, it is difficult to know the protocols of attending. There are a… read more