[Date: 5 Oct 2021] What does Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s recent border announcement mean for people looking to migrate to or from Australia? The last eighteen months have been difficult on all of us, but with international border control restrictions in place, it has been a particularly uncertain time […]Read More
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Buying Property with Someone – Joint Tenants vs. Tenants in Common
[Date: 23 April 2021] What is the difference? If you are buying a property with at least one other person, you inevitably need to make an important decision at the outset as to how you wish to own the property, which is also known as the manner of holding. The […]Read More
What does it mean to be a Notary Public and how can our newly admitted Notary Public assist you?
[Date: 26 March 2021] Who is our newly admitted Notary Public? At Zed Legal, we are proud to announce that our Founder, Bruno Confalone, has recently been admitted as an Australian Notary Public by the Supreme Court of South Australia. It is a privilege and an honour to have a […]Read More
Move permanently to the US – Green Card through Employment [EB-2 Visa]
[Date: 22 March 2021] Can I obtain a green card to stay in the US on a permanent basis through my skilled employment? Approximately 140,000 immigrant visas to the United States of America are available each year for noncitizens, as well as their spouses and children, who seek immigration based […]Read More
I committed a crime in Australia but no conviction was recorded – will that impact my ability to get a USA visa?
[Date: 11 September 2019] Have you been charged for having committed a crime in Australia? Did your criminal lawyer suggest you take what seemed like the easy option to avoid a conviction, that is, essentially a guilty plea with no conviction being recorded? Did they also tell you that in […]Read More
2018 Statistics for the E-3 Visa
[Date: 29 August 2019] At Zed Legal, we’ve been busier than normal answering questions about the E-3 visa. We thought we’d take the opportunity to delve a little deeper into this visa and undertake a statistical analysis of the 2018 data and hope that you find this beneficial. 1. Top […]Read More
Australians job hunting in the United States – things you must know!
You’ve made the difficult decision to uplift your life and move across the world to America. It is really important to understand that job hunting in America can be very different to Australia. In order to best increase your chances of landing a job, you should be aware of these […]Read More
Trump to clamp down on Green Card eligibility.
It’s no secret that migrating to the US is complex and burdensome, but Trump has now announced plans (in a complicated 837 page administration policy) to clamp down on the immigration process by denying green cards, the path to citizenship, for poorer immigrants. US Immigration law currently provides that immigrants […]Read More
Cannabis in Australia – how to become a licenced manufacturer for medicinal purposes.
Licences and Permits Before being able to manufacture narcotic drugs involving cannabis, you must hold both a licence and a permit issued under the Narcotic Drugs Act 1967 (Cth) (the Act) issued by the Office of Drug Control. In addition, you may require a licence under the Therapeutic Goods Act […]Read More
Small Claims what?
Can I file in Small Claims Court? Small Claims Court is a special court where parties can resolve disputes cheaply and quickly and where the rules and procedures are simplified compared to traditional courts. A lawyer cannot represent a party in a Small Claims matter so parties appear in person […]Read More