Understanding the Risks of Retirement Village Leasing

15th July 2024  Retirement villages offer a promise of peaceful living and a community-oriented lifestyle for many retirees. At Castrikum Adams Legal we are experienced in navigating these complexities to protect the rights of residents.   A recent ABC article featuring Geoff Gauci’s experience at Lifestyle Communities in Melbourne highlights the significant challenges faced by residents […]

Voluntary Assisted Dying Laws and Your Appointment of Enduring Guardian

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10th July 2024 In recent years, Voluntary Assisted Dying (VAD) legislation has become an increasingly debated topic in Australia. The ACT has just become the latest Australian jurisdictions to pass Voluntary Assisted Dying legislation. This is set to come into effect on November 3, 2025. Understanding how these laws can impact estate planning, particularly concerning […]