Estate Group update: Voluntary Assisted Dying Act effective 19 June 2019
From 19 June 2019, Victoria will become the first state in Australia to legalise voluntary assisted dying — allowing Victorians in late stages of advanced illnesses the opportunity to end their life in a peaceful and pain-free manner.
Property update: Bill passes imposing new duty obligation on developers
The State Taxation Acts Amendment Bill 2019, imposing duty on developers entering development agreement with landowners, passed the Legislative Council last night.
Employment and Workplace Relations update: Minimum wage rates increase, effective 1 July 2019
On 30 May 2019, the Fair Work Commission announced increases to minimum wages effective from the start of the first full pay period on, or after, 1 July 2019.