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Koffels Solicitors Bangkok
Koffels Solicitors Bangkok

LAW Annual General Meeting (Bangkok)

Ross and Julia Koffel of Koffels Solicitors & Barristers Sydney, attended the LAW Annual General Meeting in Bangkok, Thailand, attended by 131 member delegates and 3 observer delegates from 42 countries. Lawyers Associated Worldwide (LAW) is a global association of 110 independent law firms located in more than 150 major commercial centres throughout the world. Membership in LAW allows member firms. such as Koffels...

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Common Reporting Standards CRS

The Common Reporting Standard (CRS) is the single global standard for the collection, reporting and exchange of financial account information on foreign tax residents. Banks and other financial institutions will collect and report to us financial account information on non-residents using the standard. We will exchange this information with the participating foreign tax authorities of those non-residents. In parallel, we will receive financial account...

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China Business Forum

Ross Koffel from Koffels attended the annual Sydney China Business Forum at the Four Seasons Hotel in Sydney. Further this was as presented by the University of Sydney China Studies Centre.  This years’ focus was on smart cities. Its focus was on how China is developing new technology and programs to address  infrastructure, communications, social and environmental issues across their massive population and geography. A comparison...

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Bullying In Equestrian Sport

Whether physical, verbal, social or online, bullying causes real harm to those targeted and significantly affects well being. It can occur anywhere - in school. on the sporting field, in the workplace or home - and in a myriad of ways. Reports of bullying in the equestrian world - both on the yard and the competition field - are becoming increasingly common, but is...

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Koffels Solicitors & Barristers – Sydney

We're a firm located in Sydney, which is a city of about five million people. We are a corporate and commercial law firm. Additional, we act for both local companies as well as foreign countries that wish to invest in Australia. We also carry out work in real estate, sport law, family law and wills and estates. These areas are often cross border issues because Australia...

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Claim on Estate Lawyers

Make a Claim on an Estate?

Making a Claim When You Are Not a Beneficiary There are specific circumstances under which a person can make a claim on an estate even if you are not a named beneficiary. If you believe the will of the deceased is not valid due to the incapacity of the deceased at the time it was written, or that the will is somehow fraudulent or made...

Commercial Lawyer Joint Ventures

International Join Venture Setup

Careful structuring key to international joint venture success Research shows that joint ventures grow at twice the rate of mergers and acquisitions – here's how to set one up. There are three ways to grow a company – you can grow organically, acquire a company or partner with another firm. An international joint venture falls into the third category. Tom Wheeler, managing director of IR Global, a professional services...

Students collaborating on tablets in the library

Can it be that the upheavals in the EU and the United States are good for Australia?

Certainly on one level this would seem to be the case.  Australian universities are targeting the international student market. The universities regard the current unsettled environment as an opportunity to capitalise on this phenomenon. As an illustration, Australia is now close to surpassing Great Britain as the second most popular destination for advanced education. In particular, Indian students appear to be concerned about the uncertainties...