Sunshine Coast road users are more likely to suffer severe injuries in a car crash compared to Brisbane and a leading compensation lawyer Travis Schultz sees firsthand the suffering it can cause. According to the Motor Accident Insurance Commission annual report 2018-2019, there were 2,200 injuries sustained in car accidents on the Sunshine Coast between
According to a leading Australian compensation lawyer, car crash victims in Queensland are fortunate to have one of the best CTP schemes in the country and the push by some insurers to see wholesale changes based on an argument about the extent of legal costs in the system should be recognised as self-interest and greed.
Will artificial intelligence (AI) be the demise of the law profession in Australia? Leading expert in compensation law, Travis Schultz, believes it could actually benefit the industry if there is more emphasis on professional development. There is growing concern within the industry that work such as discovery, which is usually left for graduates, will be
Just 18 months since opening its doors, compensation law firm, Travis Schultz Law, has taken out the top gong in the Professional Services Category (large) at this year’s prestigious Sunshine Coast Business Awards. Travis Schultz Law Principal, Travis Schultz, said he was humbled by the honour given the other exceptional local businesses in the category.
Leading Sunshine Coast lawyer, Travis Schultz, is calling on his industry to rethink its traditional long-hours culture in the wake of new industrial regulations requiring junior lawyers to clock all their overtime. To come into effect in March 2020, the new regulations will require junior lawyers and paralegals to record all their overtime to ensure
Leading lawyer Travis Schultz has cemented his position as one of Queensland’s top-ranked compensation lawyers for the fourth year running. Announced in the prestigious Doyle’s Guide today, Mr Schultz was one of only two lawyers in Queensland to achieve the highest rank of Pre-eminent status in three plaintiff compensation categories including Pre-eminent Work Injury Compensation
This week, the Travis Schultz Law team presented in front of an interview panel as a finalist in the professional services category of the prestigious Sunshine Coast Business Awards. Travis said it was a humbling experience to share the Travis Schultz Law story, the incredible team he has around him and the contribution they’ve been
A leading compensation lawyer fears Australia’s laws are out of date to handle the fast-paced technology giants who are collecting and analyzing an overwhelming amount of personal data every day. Travis Schultz has seen an increase in people inquiring about privacy breaches and finding there is often very little legal protection for them, and that
Resilience, mental strength and world-class leadership was front of mind when 80 guests were given exclusive access to a world champion at the Strategic Insight Seminar hosted by Travis Schultz Law at Pier 33 in Mooloolaba last night. Returning to his hometown on the Sunshine Coast, special guest and Ultra-Endurance athlete Richard Thompson explored the
Travis Schultz is warning consumers to scrub up on their insurance policy after the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) filed a claim in the Federal Court accusing Medibank of making false representations to its members and breaching consumer law. The prominent compensation lawyer and Principal of Travis Schultz Law said many people have blindly
When it comes to scams, most people believe they are immune to falling victim but as part of National Scams Awareness Week leading compensation lawyer Travis Schultz is warning of just how common it is and the difficulty with recovering costs. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission estimates Australians are expected to lose a record
Earlier this week a landmark judgement was handed down that is likely to impact every business owner who manages a Facebook page. And if they aren’t worried – they should be. On Monday Justice Stephen Rothman found that media companies can be held liable for comments published on their Facebook pages by third parties due
From the moment you shake hands with Travis Schultz, it is clear he is a man who doesn’t like to follow the crowd. His energy is palpable as he looks you directly in the eye. The vast palette of colour that dominates the artwork on his office walls is matched only by the man’s distinctive
A recent decision by the Federal Circuit Court of Australia to award near-record damages of $170,000 to a woman who was sexually harassed by her boss, demonstrates that perpetrators of workplace sexual harassment not only risk criminal action but the imposition of heavy penalties. Leading compensation lawyer Travis Schultz has warned that employers must ensure
Recent CTP claims data released by Suncorp shows that Sunshine Coast drivers are far safer than others across South East Queensland. The Sunshine Coast region has a population of around 350,000 people, while Brisbane has a population of about 2.4 million. In theory, Brisbane should have 6.85 times the number of CTP claims than the