News & Articles

Shared Parental Responsibility Changes Loom

7th December 2023

The presumption that it is in a child’s best interests that after a family break-up parents have equal shared responsibility for major decisions affecting their children has been the cornerstone of Family Law in Australia. However, that could be about to change, as the RMB Lawyers Family & Relationships Law Division explains proposed amendments to the Act:

Taking Stress out of Home Insurance

7th December 2023
Category Real Estate

Home and contents insurance contracts can be bewildering. However, it is critical that you select an insurance policy that protects you against the main threats to your particular property. The RMB Property Law Division explains:

Three Kinds of Caveats to Dispute Wills

6th December 2023

If you are concerned about the validity of a Will, filing a Caveat with the Court can reduce the chances of Probate being granted before your concerns are dealt with. There are three main categories of Caveats, as the RMB Lawyers Wills & Estates & Disputed Wills division explains

Making a Compo Case for Medical Cannabis

26th October 2023
Category Compensation

Under Workers Compensation legislation, an employer is liable to pay for an injured workers reasonably necessary medical expenses. The RMB Compensation Law Division explains, this may include new and evolving treatments like medicinal cannabis.

How Compo Claims Work for Children

17th October 2023
Category Compensation

If your child been injured in a motor vehicle accident, they may be entitled for compensation for their physical and psychological injuries under the Motor Injuries Act 2017. The RMB Compensation Division explains how the Act works.

Lawyers driven to fix issues with smart solutions

20th April 2023

Specialising in family law, wills and estates, and property law, RMB Lawyer Peta Taylor says the Queanbeyan team together form a significant pool of legal expertise including business and commercial transactions, conveyancing, compensation and personal injury, criminal defence and more...

Lawyers who truly care about your legal matters

20th April 2023

It is imperative to seek legal advice from lawyers who genuinely care about their clients' legal matters. Clients should look for lawyers who are empathetic, compassionate, and dedicated to providing the best possible outcomes for their clients. Craig Osborne, Managing Partner at RMB Lawyers explains how team RMB embodies these values...

A relationship breakdown is hard, but the legal process doesn’t need to be

20th April 2023

Relationships breakdown, families separate. Hearts often don’t break evenly. There is usually significant animosity involved in a relationship breakdown, generally arising from personal behaviours and where assets and lifestyle are at stake. Add to this children’s issues, embarrassment and stress, and it’s a very challenging time for everyone. RMB Family Lawyer, Bradley Peterson, outlines four steps to help ease some of the stress and angst that comes with a relationship breakdown...

i98 Law Talk Segment

20th April 2023

Airing each Sunday, RMB’s weekly Law Talk segment on i98FM Illawarra sees an RMB lawyer answer general legal questions from i98’s audience. Business Lawyer, Ben Kuzman and Family Lawyer, Bradley Peterson took to the microphone for a special focus on Building & Construction and Family and Relationships Law...