Making Your Will

Set out below are answers to some of the most often asked questions when it comes to drafting a Will and/or being an Executor of a Will.  What is a Will? Your Will is a written document signed by you, which sets out who is to be in charge of administering your estate (your Executor(s)) […]

Commercial Leases

As a business owner, signing a lease is a big decision and can be one of the first large financial transactions you enter. Given this, you should do proper due diligence by seeking legal advice on both the premises and the terms and conditions of the lease. It is important to ensure that the commercial […]

Director convicted and fined for sexual harassment at work

Key points The risk assessment must consider past bullying and harassment investigations, workplace complaints and consult with your workforce to assess the reasonably practicable controls. A director and two companies were convicted and fined in the Melbourne Magistrates Court for breaching the Occupational Health and Safety Act of Victoria (OHS Act), for the physical and […]

Is my former spouse entitled to my inheritance?

Did you know that $3.5 trillion will be inherited by Australians over the next 20 years? Many Australians who inherit assets will also undergo a relationship breakdown and property division. Contrary to popular belief, inheritances, even ones received post-separation, may still factor into property settlement proceedings. They will not be protected from your property settlement. Understanding when your former […]

The Importance of Employment Contracts: RN Legal’s Perspective

Introduction Employment contracts play a crucial role in the relationship between employers and employees. They provide a framework that outlines the rights and responsibilities of both parties, ensuring a fair and harmonious working environment. In this blog post, we will discuss the importance of employment contracts from RN Legal’s perspective, highlighting the benefits they offer […]