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Director IDs – What you need to know ahead of the November rollout

All Australian Company Directors will soon be required to register themselves with a Director ID – a unique identifier that will be kept indefinitely and applied across companies....

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Changes to electronic signing for companies

The Federal Government has introduced new temporary rules in relation to electronic signing and virtual meetings. The rules are effective from 14 August 2021 and expire on 1 April 2022....

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Increased protections for Australian consumers and what it means for your business

As of 1 July 1 2021, the monetary threshold for consumer purchases protected under the Australian Consumer Law (ACL) significantly increased....

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What to watch for in your lease – a lawyer’s guide for tenants and landlords

We’ve put together some tips for both landlords and tenants to help you to help you ensure your interests are protected and avoid common pitfalls when negotiating leases....

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Asset protection in companies – solutions for specific scenarios

Whilst the benefits of companies are plentiful, asset protection risks are still prevalent as a business faces varying scenarios. We outline some additional considerations and strategies you can engage....

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What is a Lineal Descendants Trust and when might it be used in Estate Planning?

Recently, we’ve had several conversations with parents concerned about securing their children’s inheritance. In these circumstances, one tool to implement is a Lineal Descendants Testamentary Trust....

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Commercial Tenants and Insolvency

Now that state relief measures have ended and many industries are continuing to feel the impact of COVID-19, landlords should prepare for insolvent tenants....

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What struck me in a recent Covid-19 press conference

Tuning in to the daily COVID-19 press conferences were usually fairly bleak viewing, but a positive sentiment stuck out and stuck with me in one of the recent updates....

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Changes for building and construction – what commercial contractors need to know

In this Q&A discussion we speak with Robert Champney about what builders and subcontractors need to be aware of with a suite of new regulations coming into play in 2021....

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Building contracts – tips for homeowners

In this Q&A profile, Dominic Brunet provides his tips to homeowners for managing a build or renovation project to minimise the risk of conflicts with their builders....

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