Is Australia becoming less litigious? This is a question posed by leading lawyer, Travis Schultz, who through his own research, has discovered that 2019 saw the lowest number of public liability claims for slips, trips and falls in the last 15 years. Only 28 decisions of this nature were handed down by superior courts across
The tantalising taste of the perfect drop and more than 20 winemakers helped to make the Travis Schultz Law Wine Symposium bigger and better than ever, connecting more than 400 bizoids and raising $8,500 in critical cash for RACQ Lifeflight Rescue. The event – held at the USC Innovation Centre – hasn’t been hosted for
“This does not define you” are the words artist Audrey King has held close to her heart after a horrific accident left her with an amputated right pointer finger, years of rehabilitation and the prospect of never painting again. Speaking to her compensation lawyer, Travis Schultz, years after the event, it was these words that
Fine wine will be on the lips of hundreds of Sunshine Coast business people as the Travis Schultz Law Wine Symposium welcomes more than 400 guests and 20 wine exhibitors – including celebrity winemakers Stefano de Pieri and Gwyn Olson – on Friday 28 February at USC’s Innovation Centre. Wine connoisseurs have been waiting five
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