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Assets loaded but locked in the cloud

12 October 2018 | News & Events |

Imagine your 40-something wealthy mother died suddenly. You’re her eldest and the sole executor of her will prepared in 2003.
The funeral …

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2018 Master Builders Association Awards

12 September 2018 | Construction & Infrastructure |

Nexus was proud to be part of another fantastic MBA awards evening on Friday night. Congratulations to all the finalists and winners and to the MBA team who put together another great event, Nexus Law Group was proud to be a sponsor.

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“What’s really left for lawyers to do?” | Artificial Intelligence in Legal Practice Summit

14 August 2018 | Corporate & Commercial |

Exploring how technology has impacted the legal workforce and the need to find new ways to upskill and manage the changing …

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Climate Change – A Construction Contractor’s Risk?

02 August 2018 | Construction & Infrastructure |

Australian Governments at all levels recognise that climate change is occurring.  The NSW Government has gone so far as to publish …

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Elder financial abuse | Panel interview featuring Michael Perkins

09 July 2018 | News & Events |

Getting older isn’t always roses and sunshine with many of our elder citizens falling victim to family members or carers eager …

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STEP conference calls for new digital assets laws

09 July 2018 | News & Events |

Nexus representatives Michael Perkins TEP and Jayne Humphreys TEP, joined international experts, financial experts, barristers, lawyers and accountants in Sydney last …

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Simplifying construction contract language

12 June 2018 | Construction & Infrastructure |

Construction law has its own language and each contract is like a dialect of that language.
If you don’t communicate using the …

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Digital life – the law playing catch-up

05 June 2018 | News & Events |

Consideration of the digital economy and the assets apportioned to it in family inheritance and succession planning are the focus of …

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Family & domestic violence leave

31 May 2018 | Employment & Workplace Relations |

One in four women in Australia have experienced family and domestic violence1 (almost 2.2 million women).  Domestic and intimate partner homicides …

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Are my casual employees really permanent?

14 May 2018 | Employment & Workplace Relations |

As an Employer, knowing whether your employees are Casual or Permanent is critical because, if you get it wrong, the cost …

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The state of the debt fund market

01 May 2018 | Banking & Finance |

I have met recently with a number of debt fund providers, niche property lenders and market participants.
These are some of my …

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Homeowners beware the building blues

09 April 2018 | Construction & Infrastructure |

Many owners enter into residential building contracts unaware of the risks associated with the contract terms that apply when the building …

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ADVISER ALERT | Clients of diminished capacity – when Trustees are clients

05 April 2018 | Corporate & Commercial |

What’s the Problem?
Irrespective of whether a Trustee is a company or a natural person, the Trustee never has all the powers …

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Banks only negotiate with “significant” customers … right?

05 April 2018 | Banking & Finance |

Banks often issue “standard form” documents to customers with the conflicting direction to “please be sure to read this and ensure …

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Digital assets in the spotlight

03 April 2018 | News & Events |

There’s a lot to consider when writing up your last will and testament. Dividing your assets and leaving your belongings to …

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