Legal News

Retirement Village Contracts in the ACT: the type of village will affect your contract
Retirement Village Contracts in the ACT: the type of village will affect your contract
Are you aware of the legal consequences involved in retirement village contracts in the ACT? In part 1, find out about the main types of retirement village contracts.
Informal Wills: The potential for estate litigation
Informal Wills: The potential for estate litigation
A recent Queensland case highlights the likelihood of a dispute when there is an informal Will. Courtney Roxburgh discusses the case and its impact.
SHG Legal Studies University Scholarship – outstanding presentations from our future lawyers
SHG Legal Studies University Scholarship – outstanding presentations from our future lawyers
Outstanding Canberra Year 12 students compete for the prestigious Snedden Hall & Gallop University Scholarship for legal studies 2017.
Electronic signatures: convenient but risky
Electronic signatures: convenient but risky
If a contract is created with an electronic signature, but the owner of the signature did not authorise its use, is the contract valid? We discuss the case that affects the use of electronic signatures.
Meritas networking and training: 2017 Australia New Zealand Regional Meeting
Meritas networking and training: 2017 Australia New Zealand Regional Meeting
The 2017 Meritas Australia New Zealand Regional Meeting provides the six SHG lawyers attending with a great opportunity for networking & training.