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Sydney Criminal Lawyers
Stealing from a person in NSW is an offence under section 94 of the Crimes Act 1900, which carries a prison sentence.
Sydney Criminal Lawyers
The offence is "Taking a motor vehicle or vessel with assault or with occupant on board" with up to 10 years in prison.
Moulis Legal
"Creditor-defeating dispositions" is a new concept and a new offence introduced into the Corporations Act.
Sydney Criminal Lawyers
The amendments intend that an increase in expected gatherings at home doesn't mean an increase in COVID-19 cases in NSW.
Holding Redlich
Directors, employers and anyone who aids an underpayment, could face criminal prosecution under new Queensland laws.
Sydney Criminal Lawyers
Child grooming is establishing an emotional connection with a child with the intention of forming a sexual relationship.
Sydney Criminal Lawyers
Queensland has just passed laws which now make it a crime for priests to fail to report incidents of child sexual abuse.
Sydney Criminal Lawyers
An letter to the government calls for an end to the overcriminalisation and overincarceration of indigenous Australians.
India
HSA Advocates
The last few years has witnessed a significant hike in the number of frivolous criminal complaints being filed to settle civil disputes.
Singh & Associates
The term Anticipatory Bail Application (ABA) is nowhere defined in the Criminal Procedure Code, 1973 (Cr.P.C), however the first mention of the said term can be seen in...
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co
The Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2002 (PMLA) was enacted with an aim to prevent money-laundering and to provide for confiscation of property derived from, or involved in, money-laundering.
King, Stubb & Kasiva
While Covid-19 rages and ravages in the outdoors, there is also a great deal of turbulence indoors with the restricted functioning of courts, a necessary evil in such tumultuous times.
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co
Recently, the Supreme Court on 19 August 2020, in Rhea Chakraborty v. State of Bihar & Ors, has illuminated on various crucial elementary concepts of criminal law including power to transfer investigation under Section 406 ...
Khurana and Khurana
The COVID 19 pandemic has pushed the economy towards the brink of collapse.
Obhan & Associates
In the light of disruptions caused by outbreak of Covid-19, the Government of India has announced a slew of measures in the past few months.
Indonesia
Assegaf Hamzah & Partners
The Attorney General's Office ("AGO") recently enacted the Attorney General's Regulation No. 15 of 2020 on the Discontinuation of Prosecution based on Restorative Justice.
Assegaf Hamzah & Partners
In light of the disparity of court decisions on corruption cases, the Indonesian Supreme Court recently enacted Supreme Court Regulation No. 1 of 2020.
New Zealand
Wynn Williams Lawyers
Article explores the causes & consequences of insurance fraud.
Nexdigm Private Limited
Corruption risks in the current context assume heightened significance considering the scarcity of resources, supply chain challenges, increased healthcare spending, government stimulus packages, alongside several other factors.
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