New Rules To Fixed Term Contracts

Posted on December 14, 2023 | Posted in Business Law

In recent years, there has been a growing concern over the use of fixed-term contracts in the workplace. These contracts are typically used to hire employees for a specific period of time, such as for a project or to cover a temporary absence. However, some employers have been abusing the use of these contracts by […]

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Duffy & Simon Law Award for Outstanding VCE Achievements.

Posted on December 13, 2023 | Posted in Blog, Uncategorised

In our 9th year, Duffy & Simon recently awarded VCE students across the community with a special law award. The award was presented to students who showed outstanding performance in legal studies during their VCE. The recipients of this award received a certificate of recognition, a $200 voucher and were invited to attend a celebratory […]

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New Rules To Fixed Term Contracts

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Duffy & Simon Law Award for Outstanding VCE Achievements.

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Child Custody & Family Violence: Legal Considerations & Strategies

Navigating the complexities of child custody proceedings amidst instances of family violence demands both legal expertise and empathy. At Duffy & Simon, our family violence lawyers understand the sensitive nature of these cases and are committed to providing comprehensive guidance tailored to the unique circumstances of each client. Understanding Family Violence in the Context of […]
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Navigating Legal Documentation: How Family Lawyers Can Assist

Simplifying the Legal Maze In the intricate world of legal documentation and proceedings, navigating the inevitable sea of paperwork can be overwhelming  — especially when it comes to matters as delicate as family law. From divorce agreements to child custody arrangements, the sheer volume of documentation involved can leave even the most organised feeling lost […]
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How Long Does a Divorce Take in Australia?

While some factors may impact how long it takes to finalise a divorce, you can usually expect the process to take four months in Australia, from the date of divorce application to obtaining the divorce order. Initiating a divorce can be an incredibly stressful time. Parting ways with your spouse is a difficult decision to […]
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The Role of Family Court Lawyers in Protecting Victims of Domestic Violence

Family violence is a complicated and often misunderstood issue that impacts numerous individuals and families throughout Australia. Family violence can involve physical harm, but it can also mean emotional and psychological abuse. If you or someone you care about is affected by family violence, it’s essential to understand that support services are available to assist. […]
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