Deep fake videos – are we worried yet?

Deep fake videos – are we worried yet?

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65 million faces reanimated in a month by a genealogy company creating “deep nostalgia”. We can barely conceive of the impact of this technology. We can only speculate how this technology will impact estate claims especially in terms of informal wills, claims of undue influence and unconscionable conduct, elder abuse claims and the like. https://apple.news/Aio2gYY3kRjKJmiooiPl2Iw

Who’s better, who’s best?*

Who’s better, who’s best?*

Posted Posted in Queensland Law Society Proctor Magazine

Who is the client? Determining boundaries and appropriate representation in estate planning Estate planning solicitors have a particularly difficult and onerous task in assisting clients with intergenerational transfer of family wealth, because the inherent nature of families is that they see themselves as one being. Yet they are a unit of many individuals who have […]

PUBLIC TRUSTEE OF QUEENSLAND – MAJOR REFORMS TO BE IMPLEMENTED

PUBLIC TRUSTEE OF QUEENSLAND – MAJOR REFORMS TO BE IMPLEMENTED

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The Public Advocate – Mary Burgess has now tabled its report of its 2 year investigation into the practices, fees and charges of the Queensland Public Trustee.  Preserving the financial futures of vulnerable Queenslanders: A review of Public Trustee fees, charges and practices.  The Attorney-General issued a media release announcing the  government accepts in principle the […]