Building Legislation Update – What you need to know!

A large percentage of Victorian domestic building projects are completed to a high quality standard. There are however reported instances when things do go wrong, and when they do, it is predominantly the consumers that are left to suffer the consequences. It is for that very reason that the Victorian Government has passed the Building…


To Reverse Takeover or not?

Picture the scenario where a thriving private company aspires to be listed on a stock exchange, but at the same time does not want to resort to an initial public offering (IPO). An often considered alternative to this lengthy ordeal is the process of a Reverse Takeover (RTO), which is a type of merger that…


Is a family member claiming an interest over your family land?

The principle of indefeasibility (the State guarantee as to ownership of land) applies only to Torrens title land. Ownership of Old System title is certain only if another person with a better claim cannot be established. Adverse possession is a legal principle that enables a trespasser (or adverse occupier) who has been allowed uninterrupted and exclusive…