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1602, 2020

Reviewing Commercial Leases: Why just any legal egg-head won’t do

By |February 16th, 2020|Categories: Business Advice, Contracts, Corporate Advisory, Dispute Resolution, Property|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Reviewing Commercial Leases: Why just any legal egg-head won’t do

As commercial lawyers, we are asked to review a variety of commercial property leases on behalf of tenants and, just as often, asked to prepare them on behalf of landlords. However, a common initial question [...]

502, 2020

Changes to Annualised Salary Clauses in Modern Awards – 1 March 2020

By |February 5th, 2020|Categories: Business Advice, Compliance, Contracts, Corporate Advisory, employees, Employment Law|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Changes to Annualised Salary Clauses in Modern Awards – 1 March 2020

On 1 March 2020, new annualised salary clauses will come into effect across a number of modern awards (capturing multiple industries). This follows the recent four-yearly review by the Fair Work Commission into modern awards, [...]

2901, 2020

Show some restraint! Ensuring you’re not letting the fox into the hen house when taking on a new partner

By |January 29th, 2020|Categories: Business Advice, Business Partnerships, Contracts, Corporate Advisory, Dispute Resolution, Intellectual Property|Tags: , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Show some restraint! Ensuring you’re not letting the fox into the hen house when taking on a new partner

In the hope of expanding their businesses and opening up new horizons, many owners of growing companies are both keen and flattered when an experienced industry player shows interest in purchasing a substantial stake their [...]

801, 2020

Whistleblower Policies Must be in Place by 1 January 2020

By |January 8th, 2020|Categories: Business Advice, Compliance, Corporate Advisory|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Whistleblower Policies Must be in Place by 1 January 2020

As part of the whistleblower protections introduced into the Corporations Act from 1 July 2019, public companies, large proprietary companies, and corporate trustees of APRA-regulated superannuation entities must have a compliant whistleblower policy from 1 [...]

701, 2020

Employees set to benefit under new Superannuation laws

By |January 7th, 2020|Categories: Business Advice, Compliance, Corporate Advisory, employees, Employment Law|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Employees set to benefit under new Superannuation laws

Previously, it has been common practice for employees to sacrifice part of their salary or wages to boost their super contributions. In these types of salary sacrificing arrangements, employers have paid the sacrificed amount to [...]

2811, 2019

Consumer guarantees and product warranties: Can your business afford to get it wrong?

By |November 28th, 2019|Categories: Business Advice, Business Partnerships, Corporate Advisory, Dispute Resolution|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Consumer guarantees and product warranties: Can your business afford to get it wrong?

Businesses offering goods and services for sale to the public often have the best of intentions in dealing with product warranty claims, however, their efforts can at times be let down by poorly written warranties, [...]

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