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Unqualified Legal Work Finished – Now To Just Refund All The Fees Charged And Pay All The Fines Imposed By The Court

Unqualified Legal Work Finished - Now To Just Refund All The Fees Charged And Pay All The Fines Imposed By The Court "I am satisfied beyond reasonable doubt that diverse dates between the 14th of March 2010 and 30th of May 2011, at Bundaberg in the State of Queensland, Henry McKee did, contrary to section 24(1) of the Legal Profession Act 2007 engage in legal practice when he was not an Australian legal practitioner." "BENCH: Upon the finding of guilty, you are formally convicted of each offence. Each [...]

What Sort Of Work Constitutes “Legal Work”? Expanded

What Constitutes “Legal Work”? (EXPANDED CASE NOTES) DEAN -v- LEGAL PRACTICE BOARD [2015] WASC 260 (7 August 2015) Mr Dean was found to have engaged in legal work for a Mr McCarthy by: “advising him in connection to Family Court of Western Australia proceedings that he was involved in, advising him to initiate an application for the annulment of his marriage, advising him to lodge a caveat in respect of the former matrimonial home and drafting correspondence to be sent to Mr McCarthy's wife in connection with the [...]

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What Sort Of Work Constitutes “Legal Work”?

What Sort Of Work Constitutes "Legal Work"? Regardless of how you describe what you do, if you have an expertise beyond the average person in legal matters and offer to use your knowledge and skills to help someone, that may well be legal work. The type of work concerned can range from providing advice and writing letters, up to attending court. Summary The test for whether work is legal practice is the nature of the work itself, not how it is described by the person doing it.  [...]

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Do Credit Repair Business Claim To Provide Legal Services?

Do Credit Repair Businesses Offer To Provide Legal Services? OPINION:  They Say No, But The Facts Speak For Themselves... See  Specific Examples Below  - taken from various Credit Repairer websites (See HERE for Fines & Penalties in other cases) Chelsea Planning and Consulting Pty Ltd, t/as Credit Fix Solutions http://creditfixsolutions.com.au/ Is Legal expertise or Credit Repair expertise claimed? “Talk to an expert” “Our Director, Victoria Coster, has over 10 years experience in the credit, finance and legal industries.  She has the ability to quickly remove unfair defaults and court [...]

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Why Credit Repair Work Is, By Its Nature, Legal Work (and thereby reserved for lawyers)

Why Credit Repair work is, by its nature, legal work (and thereby reserved for lawyers) By claiming expertise in Credit Repair and offering to help with a specific client’s needs, Credit Repair businesses offer legal services. Whether they are legally allowed to is another question. By Patrick Earl & Graham Doessel (See HERE for Fines & Penalties in other cases) There are indicators as to what constitutes “legal Work” Expertise/ knowledge in legal matters The person offering to perform the service must either claim or be assumed to have [...]

‘I Am Not A Lawyer And [I] Do Not Give Legal Advice’ said the ad – OH YES YOU DO, said the Court

'I Am Not A Lawyer And [I] Do Not Give Legal Advice' said the ad - OH YES YOU DO, said the Court The Supreme Court found that the advertisement constituted an offer to perform legal work. The WA Courts have found that an ad on Gumtree offering “… some help to guide you through the Court System …”, was legal work. … [if] the persons giving such advice possess legal skill and a knowledge of the law greater than that [...]

ASIC Seeks Client Refunds From Credit Repair Businesses

ASIC Seeks Compensation But Will Malouf Refund Client's Misled By Credit Repair Business ASIC is seeking remedies from Malouf Group Enterprises Including to see Malouf Refund Approx $11 Million In Refunds To Their Credit Repair Business Clients. The Credit Repair Businesses Affected By The Proposed Malouf Refund Include: Credit Fix Australia; and Malouf Group Enterprises; and Credit Wash; and Credit your Credit; and Credit Clean Australia; and Clean Your Credit. Jordan Malouf, Malouf Group Enterprises (MGE) and the businesses listed above are alleged to have misled in excess [...]

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A Summary Of The Legal Proceedings ASIC Filed Against Credit Repair Business Malouf Group Enterprises

A Summary Of The Legal Proceedings ASIC Filed Against Malouf & His Credit Repair Business Malouf Group Enterprises Now that ASIC Filed Against Malouf (Jordan) & His Credit Repair Company "Malouf Group Enterprises", I'd Like To Repeat That For Some Years Now, I've Raised Concerning Allegations About What I Have Been Seeing & Hearing Regarding The Underhanded Practices Of Non-legal Businesses Purporting To Have The Knowledge, Skill And Legal Training To Fix Consumers Credit Ratings. ASIC has now made it public that they too have concerns. Let's hope this is [...]

ASIC Commences Legal Proceedings Against Credit Repair Business

ASIC Commences Legal Proceedings Against Credit Repair Business The full PDF of this filing is available from ASIC HERE The following is a reproduction of the Notice Of Filing lodged with the Federal Court Of Australia on 30/06/2017 4:14:50 PM AEST   NOTICE OF FILING This document was lodged electronically in the FEDERAL COURT OF AUSTRALIA (FCA) on 30/06/2017 4: 14:50 PM AEST and has been accepted for filing under the Court’s Rules. Details of filing follow and important additional information about these are set out below. Details of Filing Document [...]

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