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Event Notice: ‘COVID-19 – Next Steps for Your Business’

30 Apr 2021

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.

No vaccine against natural justice: Gautham v Panwar [2021] VSC 157

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) [2021] 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’.

Recognition of Two MST Lawyers Principals in 2022 edition of Best Lawyers™ in Australia

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.