The process of obtaining Probate

By |2018-12-12T09:18:10+10:00December 12th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Probate is a grant made by the Supreme Court of New South Wales that ‘proves’ the Will of a deceased person and enables the executor to legally deal with the assets of the deceased’s estate. As the legal personal representative of the estate, the executor must determine the assets and liabilities, liaise with debtors, creditors [...]

Executing documents on behalf of a Company

By |2018-12-12T09:01:41+10:00December 12th, 2018|Uncategorized|

There are a number of ways that a document can be signed by a company and it is important that all directors are familiar with the formalities that need to be adhered to when executing documents. It is essential that all documents signed by a company are executed properly to create legally binding agreements that [...]

What happens if your property is damaged before settlement?

By |2018-12-12T08:55:31+10:00December 12th, 2018|Uncategorized|

This article explores the legal position of a purchaser and vendor when a property that is the subject of a sale is damaged after exchange of contracts but before settlement. The information in this article is equally relevant to both parties involved in a residential conveyancing transaction. The passing of risk The time that risk [...]