Media Releases

Why marriage equality in Australia may have resulted in the revocation of Wills of some same sex couples

May 16, 2018

It’s potentially a case of unintended consequences however questions are growing over the validity of wills of some same sex couples who were married overseas before Australia recognised same sex unions. It’s a little detailed but here’s the thinking. The problem arises as a consequence of Section 12 of the Succession Act 2006 (NSW) which provides that […]

Coronial findings – Margaret (Margot) Pegum

April 26, 2018

Comments from Carroll & O’Dea Lawyers’ Bill Madden: The Coroner made two recommendations today, addressed to the Australian and New Zealand Metabolic and Obesity Surgery Society: That consideration by given to developing guidelines concerning intragastric balloon procedures, covering patient selection and exclusion criteria, indications and contraindications, risks, and appropriate follow up care and advice; That […]

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