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Special Offer on Wills at Havilah Legal

In the months of September and October, Havilah Legal is offering a special rate for wills to the first fifty clients. $499 - One Simple will $825 - Two Simple (‘mirror’) wills for partners $999 - Two simple mirror wills + two Enduring Powers of Attorney - for all four documents $1250 - One Complex will (with tax effective [...]

By | September 9th, 2019|Estate Planning|0 Comments

Employers may soon face jail over wage theft under proposed new laws

On 18 July 2019, celebrity chef George Calombaris was hit with a $200,000 fine for underpaying $7.83 million in wages to over 500 current and former employees. Industrial Relations Minister Christian Porter, who is also the Attorney General, has described the fine as a “light” penalty. This month in Western Australia, a Han’s Café franchisee [...]

By | September 9th, 2019|Employment Law|0 Comments

Social Media in Family Court Proceedings

It has been said in recent Family Court proceedings that: “An unfortunate and increasing feature of modern litigation, particularly but not exclusively in family law, is the use of ‘social media.’ While it can be used for good, often it is used as a weapon, either by one or both of the parties, and or [...]

By | September 9th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Do You have the Capacity to Make a Will?

With an ageing population of post war baby boomers marching (hopefully) towards retirement, thoughts in that age group will inevitably turn to more sombre matters regarding their potentially dwindling estate and how best to arrange their affairs for the welfare of their family after they are gone.   The legal principles regarding capacity to make a [...]

By | September 9th, 2019|Estate Planning|0 Comments

US Consulate General Perth

Celebrating the 243rd Anniversary Independence of The United States of America 2019 Fourth of July Reception Hundreds of guests from across Western Australia's business, government, science, education, community and other sectors joined the U.S. Consulate General Perth to celebrate the 243rd Independence Day.

By | July 28th, 2019|havilah events|0 Comments

Annual leave entitlements for casual employees

If you are an employee or employer do you understand the proper leave entitlements for casual employees? At Havilah Legal we are often asked about the rights and obligations of employees who are employed as casuals. Whether the cost benefit in paying a higher hourly rate outweighs the saving of not needing to pay annual [...]

By | September 20th, 2018|Employment Law|0 Comments

Commercial Debt Recovery

As one of Perth's leading Law Firm's Havilah Legal is often asked in matters of debt recovery against a company whether it is preferable to issue a General Procedure Claim in the Magistrates court or alternately send a statutory demand notice to the debtor company? It is important to tread carefully here when issuing or [...]

By | September 20th, 2018|Estate Planning|0 Comments

ATO releases new Practical Compliance Guidelines on Taxation of Estates

ATO releases new Practical Compliance Guidelines on Taxation of Estates To be entrusted to act as a Legal Personal Representative (LPR) of a deceased estate is both an honour and a privilege that carries various responsibilities. One such responsibility is an LPR’s obligation to ensure a deceased person’s tax affairs are properly dealt with. In the event [...]

By | September 15th, 2018|Estate Planning|0 Comments

Judge Bowler

By | May 9th, 2018|havilah events|0 Comments

Capricious Conditions That Will Potentially be Struck Out by the Court

There is a large number of examples of capricious and unreasonable distributions that have come before the courts over time. There are far too many to list within this blog. It would be reasonable to conclude that there are many cases that do not receive the benefit of a judicial publication. A small number of [...]

By | March 29th, 2018|Estate Planning|0 Comments