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Mitchell Coles joined CCLSWA as our Legal Administrative Assistant in June 2016; however Mitch has been with us since January 2016 completing his Practical Legal […]
An ASIC Media Release on 1 September 2016 introduced new divorce and separation resources to support financial decisions “New online resources – the Divorce and […]
On 12 September 2016, ASIC released a report on the sale of add-on insurance through car dealers. The report found the following: (click on infographic […]
Principal Solicitor Gemma Mitchell was a guest at 720 ABC Perth Radio on Friday 2 September. Gemma spoke about the recent increase in calls to the […]
The National Association of Community Legal Centres 2016 Conference was held in Fremantle this August. This month’s newsletter highlights CCLSWA’s participation in the conference. We […]
Consumer Credit Legal Service (WA) is pleased to contribute to the Joint Consumer Submission to the Independent Review of the Code of Banking Practice. The […]
Consumer Credit Legal Service (WA) is pleased to make this submission to the Australian Law Reform Commission Elder Abuse Inquiry Issues Paper. This submission addressed […]
CCLS recently advised a client who had received an unsolicited telephone call and was signed up to buy $800 worth of meals from a business […]
On 5 July ASIC launched new Indigenous consumer animations. The animations are available on ASIC’s MoneySmart website and social media channels. About the animations […]
CCLSWA heartily congratulates our former solicitor Juin Ng and former paralegal Aarushi Garg. Both Juin and Aarushi sailed from Perth for the eastern states in […]
Roberta is a solicitor at CCLSWA. Roberta attended the National University of Ireland, Galway and graduated in 1999 with a B.Comm (Honours) degree and obtained […]
The Consumer Action Law Centre (CALC) in Victoria has recently assisted a Melbourne woman who had a history of entering into high-interest, pawn-broking contracts with […]
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CCLSWA offers interactive workshops to community legal centres, financial counsellors, community groups, and community worker organisations in Western Australia. These workshops discuss important […] read more...
Radio Show: Heritage FM
CCLSWA’s principal solicitor, Faith Cheok, is a regular guest on the James Wray Show broadcast on the Perth based radio station Heritage FM 107.3.read more...
Make a Change
CCLSWA is committed to improving the rights of consumers of financial services and consumer goods through policy and law reform. In 2013 – 14 staff […] read more...
CCLSWA offers legal education seminars to Years 10, 11 & 12 students in Western Australia. These seminars aim at empowering students to make better […] read more...