What does the law say about causing bushfires?
The criminal law in New South Wales contains a rage of offences which prohibits lighting fires without lawful authority. The offence of “causing a bushfire” is contained in section 203E of the Crimes Act 1900, which carries a maximum penalty of 21 years in prison. To establish an offence, the prosecution must prove beyond reasonable […]
How will I know when my marriage is over?
Commonly we get asked “How will I know when my marriage is over? When is enough enough?”. This question generally does not come out of the blue, but rather from someone that has been contemplating separation for some time. My response to this question is commonly “one day, you will wake up and something will […]
Legal Advice for Sexual Harassment
Sexual harassment is any unwanted or unwelcome sexual type behaviour which makes a person feel offended, humiliated, or intimidated. Sexual harassment may include physical or verbal acts such as inappropriate advances, intrusive questions, inappropriate comments, staring, touching, sexually explicit messages, requests for sex or unwanted date requests, physical assault, indecent exposure, or stalking. Many sexual […]
Making a will – Anderson Boemi Lawyers
Along with making a Will, the appointment of an Enduring Power of Attorney and Enduring Guardian is a very important part of any Estate Plan. It is a common misconception that these documents are only for the elderly. It is recommended that anyone over the age of 18 years (that has the mental capacity to […]
Drug Misuse and Trafficking Act 1985 (NSW) offences
Supplying a prohibited plant is an offence under section 23(1) of the Drug Misuse and Trafficking Act 1985 (NSW) (‘the Act’).￼ To establish the offence, the prosecution must prove beyond a reasonable doubt that a person: (a) cultivates, or knowingly takes part in the cultivation of, a prohibited plant, (b) supplies, or knowingly takes part […]
Rules Update: From 20 May low range drink-drivers can receive an on-the-spot suspension for 3 months
The phones are ringing already…. “Taxiiiiii!!! “ From 20 May low range drink-drivers can receive an on-the-spot suspension for 3 months. Warwick warns you that typically these offences occur the morning after or night before, so if you’re a bit of a drinking trooper – be smart and order an Uber. #safedriving #wisewarwick
DURAL Winter Sleep Out COVID-19 style.
Morning all… thank you for all those that participated last night in the DURAL winter sleep out COVID-19 style. So far we have raised $14,150. Last minute donations are welcome. Also a special thank you to those who bought and re-bought auction items…. especially those participants who bid against themselves!!! https://www.ceosleepout.org.au/fundraisers/duralwintersleepoutcovid19style
Anderson Boemi Lawyers – Wise words from the silver back!!
Drive Safely and Have Great Long Weekend! – Warwick Anderson.
We will remember
Sunday, 29 September 2019 is the 30th anniversary of the National Police Remembrance Day. On this day we remember our blue and white heros who have lost their lives in their line of duty protecting their communities… protecting you, protecting me, protecting us. We remember them and their families everyday, however National Police Remembrance Day […]
Sesame Street- Big Children, Big Challenges: “What is Divorce?”
Going through a separation is difficult for adults, however very often our children suffer the most as we as adults do not know how to address their concerns. Many of our clients have found this clip useful: Feel free to call if we can assist – (02) 9653 9466.