The Federal Regulatory Agency Group has scheduled a free online event: ‘COVID-19 – Next Steps for Your Business’ at 5pm AEST on Wednesday 5 May 2021.
The decision in Gautham v Panwar provides guidance as to the application of temporary measures put in place under the COVID-19 Omnibus (Emergency Measures) Act 2020 (Omnibus Act) in the context of residential tenancy disputes.
What a relief! VCAT takes a broad view of COVID-19 rent relief requirements: R & D Health Clubs v Lin Wang
In R & D Health Clubs Pty Ltd v Lin Wang Pty Ltd (Building and Property)  VCAT 349, the Victorian Civil and Administrative Appeals Tribunal (VCAT) considered whether a tenant’s initial request for rent relief can be carried over to subsequent periods or whether a fresh application must be made. VCAT also considered whether COVID-19 rent relief payments are to be included within the definition of ‘outgoings’.
MST Lawyers is delighted to announce that two Principals in our firm, Alicia Hill and Raynia Theodore, have been recognised in the 2022 edition of Best Lawyers™ in Australia.