AN INTRODUCTION TO INDICTABLE OFFENCES

AN INTRODUCTION TO INDICTABLE OFFENCES

Reading Time: 2 minutes In South Australia, serious crimes are known as indictable offences. The punishments and penalties are more severe compared to summary offences. This also means the Defendants (those answerable to the charge) are offered greater protection...
MEDICAL NEGLIGENCE CLAIMS

MEDICAL NEGLIGENCE CLAIMS

Reading Time: 2 minutes Negligence stems from the failure to take reasonable care where a duty of care is owed. It occurs due to the difference between the actions of a person and the standard to which a reasonable person would have acted in their duty. For medical...
TRAFFIC OFFENCES

TRAFFIC OFFENCES

Reading Time: 2 minutes In South Australia, the law governing traffic offences is the Road Traffic Act 1961 (SA). There are many other laws and regulations that may be applicable to traffic matters or offences including the Australian Road Rules 1999 (SA) and the...
BITCOIN’S LEGAL TENDER PUSH

BITCOIN’S LEGAL TENDER PUSH

Reading Time: 2 minutes President Nayib Bukele announced today that El Salvador will become the first country to adopt Bitcoin as legal tender after the Bitcoin Law was passed by the country’s congress. Unlike in Australia, the digital currency may be used in all...
AGRICULTURAL EXPORT INDUSTRY CHANGES

AGRICULTURAL EXPORT INDUSTRY CHANGES

Reading Time: 2 minutes With the ongoing complexities in the international sphere from COVID-19 and diplomatic antagonism, Australia’s agriculture industry has been hit hard with the reduction of exports that provided necessary income to workers, growers, farmers, and...