10 November 2017
A commercial landlord recently contacted us for help after his tenants left him with abandoned goods; saying, “The tenant has left a fair bit of mess and a whole lot of unused officeRead More >
06 November 2017
Fraud as an exception to indefeasibility of title can only be applied if the fraud can be assessed as either originating from the bank or the result of an action, or lack of action, by the bank.
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01 November 2017
When selling your business, one of the key negotiation points that are often overlooked are employees, and what this might cost you down the track at settlement time. Failing to understand your legal position and negotiatingRead More >
25 October 2017
Buying property can be confusing and fraught with unpleasant surprises for even the seasoned investor. One part of every contract that causesRead More >
18 October 2017
Are you a creditor of a company?
Are you concerned that a company owing you money is not doing so well? Sarah owns a roller door company specialising in factory and shopping centre fit outs
11 October 2017
Congratulations: you’re Gen Y! The generation where education is not free, health cover costs a bunch and everyone is telling you how unaffordable the housing market is. The Baby Boomers are keen to point the finger every time you eat smashed avocado, telling you that’s why you are locked out of the property market.
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04 October 2017
Since 12 November 2016, laws have been in place to protect small businesses from unfair terms across Australia.Read More >
27 September 2017
Entering into a commercial lease is a significant commitment for tenants and landlords alike. However, both heads will almost certainly clash when negotiating terms. Tenants will favour a lower amount of security deposit, multiple optionsRead More >
20 September 2017
Understanding payable duties. Recently the DE team received the below query about additional duties for foreign property purchasersRead More >
13 September 2017
Josh is the sole director of a plumbing company that has hit hard times. Josh is understandably worried about his liability as a director should the company be deemed insolvent.Read More >