Articles and legal news from the Atkinson Vinden Team.

  • Risks of voluntarily deregistering a company

    While voluntarily deregistration is the simplest way to close down a company that is no longer trading, directors must take proper steps to ensure strict compliance with the requirements of the Corporations Act 2001. In our practice, we have observed directors apply to ASIC to deregister a company in circumstances whereby:  All members of the...


  • Children and Separation – A Family Law issue | AVLawyers

    Our family law team assists numerous AV clients each year through the emotional roller coaster ride that comes with relationship breakdown. In this article, they explain the role that family lawyers can play in ensuring the best outcomes for the children of the relationship. Determining care arrangements for children is usually one of the hardest aspects...


  • The Importance of Expert Reports in Home Building Disputes

    If you intend on bringing a claim against your builder for dodgy or incomplete works, then it is absolutely essential that you obtain a building report from an expert prior to doing so. An expert building report will: identify the defective and incomplete works; propose a method for rectification and completion of those works; and...



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