PCL Lawyers is able to assist in all matters of school and education law for institutions across all levels in Melbourne and greater Victoria. An expert education lawyer is able to assist schools, colleges and universities with a range of legal matters, such as registering as a not-for-profit, obtaining tax exemption, to enrolment processes, property acquisition, and any governance issues that might arise.
An experienced school lawyer can advise school Boards and staff in relation to the following matters:
Contracts (including drafting, review and breach) of all types.
Enrolment Matters (including enrolment contracts).
Employment-related matters (including executive and other employment contracts, unfair dismissal, employee disputes, restraint of trade and protections of confidential information)
Equipment Leasing and Hire
Family Law – Advice on family law matters impacting schools
Insurance and risk management advice
Intellectual Property (including trademarks and copyright)
Misleading and Deceptive Conduct
Debt Recovery for non-payment fees
Litigation and Disputes
Student matters including complaints, parent matters and allegations against the school
Taxation matters including tax compliance
To discuss your situation with an experienced education lawyer, or for comprehensive advice on any school law matters in Melbourne or anywhere in Victoria, call PCL Lawyers today on 1300 907 335. Alternatively, please complete the enquiry form on this page and we will promptly respond.
Level 8, 446 Collins Street
Melbourne Vic 3000
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Moorabbin Vic 3189
Level 8, 1341 Dandenong Rd,
Chadstone VIC 3148
Ground Flr, 435 Nepean HWY
Frankston Vic 3199
Ground Flr, 84 Hotham St,
Preston VIC 3072