Published on 24 Aug 06
by WESTERN AUSTRALIAN DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
Is your spouse a business owner, accountant, lawyer, doctor or advisor? If so then he or she is in the high risk category of bankruptcy. You need to protect the family assets. Asset Protection is a philosophy and way of life. You will learn about the “person of straw and person of substance”. The new bankruptcy laws are making everything harder. You have to fight back – or risk losing everything.
Brett lectures in Estate Planning for the Bachelor of Commerce and Masters of Financial Planning students at Curtin University. He also lectures out of his home state in tax at Western Sydney University for its Masters programme. Brett has six degrees, including three law degrees. He is one of a handful of lawyers to have completed a Masters in Law in the area of tax and Masters of Business Administration in accounting and tax. Brett is currently completing his Doctorate at the University of Western Australia. Brett's law firm Brett Davies Lawyers was in the first group of lawyers to receive the Law Society Quality Assurance Standard. He Chairs the national Law Council’s Legal Practice Management Committee and is Deputy Convenor of the Law Society's Legal Management and Development Committee.
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26 June 2006