Rankin & Co are PEXA Lawyers

Rankin & Co are now pleased to announce that we are registered PEXA Lawyers.  E-conveyancing is growing exponentially and we are now able to consistently submit most dealings with the Land Titles Office (ie lodge caveats etc) via the PEXA online portal.  Also, once all parties in a conveyance are also registered with PEXA: that [...]

2017-06-26T17:18:20+00:00March 27th, 2017|Business Advice, Contracts|559 Comments

Defamation Ruling on Facebook Post

Back in September 2016 the District Court in NSW made a ruling against a staff member who defamed his employer on his personal Facebook account.  The case was Rothe v Scott (No 4) [2016] NSWDC 160.  This is a precedent case in defamation laws as in that the employer was not specifically named in the [...]

2017-06-26T17:38:37+00:00March 20th, 2017|Contracts, Employment Law|13 Comments

Entrepreneurs’ Toolkit

Rankin & Co are proud to have recently contributed to INNOVIC’s Entrepreneurs’ Toolkit aimed at small businesses.  Other contributors include IP Australia and the Victorian Small Business Commissioner. The toolkit provides everything an entrepreneur requires to get their idea off the ground and established correctly.Click here for your free copy.