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What isn’t covered in a will
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What isn’t covered in a will?

By On March 3, 2021

If you are thinking about writing a will, it can be helpful to know what not to include as much as it is to know what you do need to include. The… Read More

Employer liability in remote working conditions
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Employer liability in remote working conditions

By On February 24, 2021

Now that businesses must have a better idea of the working conditions they will be adopting in 2021, it’s ideal to consider how employer liability changes. The health and safety of employees… Read More

Customer service strategies to avoid liability lawsuits
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Customer service strategies to avoid liability lawsuits

By On February 3, 2021

Implementing these customer service strategies will help your business avoid liability lawsuits Conduct follow-ups during the project During a project, both you and the client can get busy with running the business… Read More

Protect your business’ intellectual property
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Protect your business’ intellectual property

By On January 28, 2021

Intellectual property (IP) is a valuable asset to any business. It can be anything from a manufacturing process to a trade secret – it is essentially intangible proprietary property. Protecting IP has… Read More

Protecting your small business from legal fallout
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Protecting your small business from legal fallout

By On January 7, 2021

Protecting your business from legal fallout isn’t at the forefront when you are focussing your efforts on growing your small business. However, it is necessary. You can take the following simple steps… Read More

Partnership Agreements What you need to know 1
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Partnership Agreements: What you need to know

By On December 3, 2020

A partnership agreement formalises the business relationship between two partners. It can cover everything from low-level processes, up to how dispute resolution will take place in the business. Business partners are personally… Read More

Breach of employment contracts
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Breach of employment contracts

By On November 5, 2020

Employment contracts contain terms and conditions which both the employee and employer agree upon. Ideally, this contract should be written rather than confirmed verbally to avoid miscommunications or misunderstandings. Contracts may also… Read More

What to look out for in an employment contract
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What to look out for in an employment contract

By On October 6, 2020

Reading any contract before you sign it is essential, but there are some things you should keep a special eye out for when signing an employment contract. Award Coverage You should always… Read More

What is the criteria for a complying loan agreement
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What is the criteria for a complying loan agreement?

By On July 23, 2020

Private companies may be incentivised to make loans to a shareholder or their associate during the income year in an effort to save on income tax. In order to remedy any inequities… Read More

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Modified provisions for virtual business meetings you need to be aware of

By On June 25, 2020

Businesses moving towards online operations (temporarily or permanently) need to be aware of the Government’s modified provisions concerning virtual meetings and the electronic signing of company documents. These modified provisions in the… Read More

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What to look out for when entering a supply contract

By On May 27, 2020

When entering a supply contract, it is extremely important to work out all the nuisances before signing to prevent complications down the road and make sure conditions are favourable for you. Here… Read More

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Mandatory code of conduct for commercial tenants and landlords

By On April 30, 2020

The Government has introduced a mandatory code of conduct to help commercial tenants with rent relief during the COVID-19 pandemic. Under the code of conduct for commercial tenancies: Landlords must not terminate… Read More

Dealing with customer breaches of contract
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Dealing with customer breaches of contract

By On March 27, 2020

When two parties enter into a contract, they must follow the agreed terms and conditions outlined. If one party does not fulfil the obligations they agreed to, then a breach of contract… Read More

Employer jury duty responsibilities
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Employer jury duty responsibilities

By On February 27, 2020

When an employee gets summoned for jury duty, it can put added stress on the workplace with other staff having to take on extra work. As an employer, you’ll likely want to… Read More

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Proposed law to restrict cash payments

By On February 3, 2020

New restrictions on cash transactions may be coming into effect after the government released the draft Currency (Restrictions of the Use of Cash) Bill 2019, which proposed to make it an offence… Read More

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