Covid-19 Omnibus (Emergency Measures) Act 2020 (VIC): Complete clarity on Commercial Tenancy measures still outstanding

On 24 April 2020, the COVID-19 Omnibus (Emergency Measures) Act 2020 (Vic) came into effect (the Legislation) following similar legislation in other states. This legislation provides for a range of measures to help Victorians cope with the impact of the Covid-19 crisis. However, we are still not there yet in terms of complete clarity for [...]

2020-05-12T04:17:44+00:00April 27th, 2020|Business Advice, Contracts, Corporate Advisory, Dispute Resolution, Property|Comments Off on Covid-19 Omnibus (Emergency Measures) Act 2020 (VIC): Complete clarity on Commercial Tenancy measures still outstanding

Board meetings in pyjamas: Tips for conducting digital board meetings while working remotely

Working from home presents a wide variety of challenges for business owners and directors, particularly when decision making requires a number of directors to come together. In dynamic and evolving commercial landscapes such as that being faced presently, ensuring you have an effective and efficient mode of progressing board decision making is essential. The Australian [...]

2020-05-12T04:17:53+00:00April 22nd, 2020|Business Advice, Business Partnerships, Compliance, Corporate Advisory, Data Protection, Dispute Resolution|Comments Off on Board meetings in pyjamas: Tips for conducting digital board meetings while working remotely

Privacy & Cyber Security in times of Covid-19: Dealing with the increased threat while working from home

Working from home provides a variety of challenges for organisations and their employees alike. Luckily, the technology that enables remote working is fairly seamless. This now means that working from home can be comparable to being in the office in terms of productivity and connectedness (aside from time wasted at the outset of every meeting [...]

2020-05-12T04:18:02+00:00April 17th, 2020|Business Advice, Business Partnerships, Compliance, Corporate Advisory|Comments Off on Privacy & Cyber Security in times of Covid-19: Dealing with the increased threat while working from home

Do you need to extend your visa in the United States due to COVID-19?

If you are an Australian stranded in the United States and experiencing immigration related challenges as a direct result of COVID-19, it is important to be aware of how to maintain a legal status and not overstay your visa. Overstaying your visa can have severe consequences for future travel as well as living or working [...]

2020-05-12T04:18:11+00:00April 16th, 2020|Business Advice, Corporate Advisory|Comments Off on Do you need to extend your visa in the United States due to COVID-19?