Queensland Law Society

NEW—Employment Law Advice Service (ELAS)

The terms for use of the Employment Law Advice Service (‘ELAS’) are as follows:

This service is free to members of the Queensland Law Society who meet the eligibility requirements outlined below. The service will provide up to 2 hours of advice to an eligible member with respect to employment law issues arising from the impact of COVID-19.

The eligibility to utilise ELAS is here.

NEW—QLS General Manager Support Service (GMSS)

The terms for use of the General Manager Support Service (‘GMSS’) are as follows:

This service is free to members of the Queensland Law Society who meet the eligibility requirements outlined below. The service will provide up to 2 hours of advice to an eligible member with respect to general practice management issues arising from the impact of COVID-19.

The eligibility to utilise GMSS is here.

NEW—QLS Government Financial Assistance Service (GFAS)

The terms for use of the Government Financial Assistance Service (‘GFAS’) are as follows:

This service is free to members of the Queensland Law Society who meet the eligibility requirements outlined below. The service will provide up to 3 hours of advice to an eligible member with respect to providing assistance in accessing government support due to COVID-19.

The eligibility to utilise GFAS is here.

Please contact QLS Ethics and Practice Centre to ascertain your eligibility to the service on 07 3842 5843.



Contact QLS Ethics and Practice Centre

07 3842 5843

ethics@qls.com.au

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