Employment Law Update – Changes to Fixed Term Contracts

On 6 December 2023, new rules will commence that apply to employers who engage employees on fixed term contracts.  A fixed term contract is a contract that terminates that the end of a defined period (rather than continuing indefinitely).   This article explores the changes to the legislation and the obligations on employers, effective immediately. Fixed […]

Navigating Queensland’s New Property Law: Summary of Recent Changes

On 25 October 2023, the Queensland property law landscape underwent significant and historical transformations following the Queensland Government passing substantial changes to the Property Law Act. Since its introduction in 1974, the Property Law Act has remained mostly unchanged.  However, the recent amendments are a result of 232 recommendations from Queensland commercial and property researchers […]