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Tax fraud (also commonly known as tax evasion) is the illegal abuse of the taxation system for financial benefit. In Australia, tax fraud is criminalized by both the Federal Government and State Governments. Tax fraud is a serious crime and carries a maximum penalty of up to 10 years’ imprisonment. Many different Federal and State […]
If you have been accused of sexual assault, you will naturally be feeling stressed and anxious. In this article, our team of specialist sexual offence lawyers will attempt to relieve your anxiety by explaining: The different types of sexual offences in Victoria. The evidence required to prove a sexual assault charge. What to do if […]
During an intervention order hearing, the court assesses whether an intervention order should be granted or denied. In Victoria, intervention order hearings are held in the Magistrates’ Court. Both the applicant and the respondent are given the opportunity to present their case to the Magistrate. If an intervention order is granted, a number of legal […]
Our team of specialist defence lawyers in Melbourne are often asked “will I lose my job for drink driving?”. However, the answer is not straightforward. It depends on the nature of your job and your employment contract. If you have a Victorian licence and you are caught drink driving, either in Victoria or interstate, you […]
If you are facing criminal assault charges, you will undoubtedly be feeling anxious. You probably have many questions that you want to be answered and you are not sure who to turn to. It is ok to feel this way. Every day, many people in the same situation as you seek comfort from our friendly […]
In Victoria, driving offences are considered criminal offences because they are punishable by the State. However, the way traffic offences are dealt with and recorded varies depending on how serious the offence is. Below we discuss how different traffic offences are recorded in Victoria as criminal convictions. For full details about each type of criminal […]
There is no shortage of criminal lawyers in Melbourne. Many claim to be the best or the most experienced. However, often their claims are generic and unsupported by facts or figures. This makes it tricky for clients to choose a criminal lawyer that they can trust with their case.