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Business Owners – How to ensure your and your family’s future financial security – the importance of effective Estate Planning for your Business

July 2019 Business Owners – How to ensure your and your family’s future financial security – the importance of effective Estate Planning for your Business Key Take Aways Business owners should have in place as a minimum an up to date Will, a Power of Attorney and either a Buy-Sell Agreement or a Shareholders Agreement. [...]

By | 2019-07-22T12:10:14+11:00 July 22nd, 2019|Insights|Comments Off on Business Owners – How to ensure your and your family’s future financial security – the importance of effective Estate Planning for your Business

Retail Tenants’ Right to Stop Paying Rent

July 2019 Retail Tenants' Right to Stop Paying Rent Key Takeaways Retail tenants have a right to stop paying rent if the Premises are damaged or cannot be fully utilised.Care must be taken by a tenant before they stop paying rent.Proper evidence must be available to the tenant to substantiate the reason for not paying [...]

By | 2019-07-18T11:31:37+11:00 July 18th, 2019|Insights|Comments Off on Retail Tenants’ Right to Stop Paying Rent

ACCC Takes Another Franchisor to Court

June 2019 ACCC takes another Franchisor to Court Key Takeaways The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) is increasingly active in commencing proceedings against a franchisors; andRepresentations made to franchisees by a franchisor’s promotional material to provide goods or services in a specified timeframe may be false, misleading or deceptive Overview of Claim Against Franchisor [...]

By | 2019-06-20T11:13:01+11:00 June 20th, 2019|Insights|Comments Off on ACCC Takes Another Franchisor to Court