When life gives you lemons… write a blog!

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So, I have decided to enter the world of bloggin/vlogging and was contemplating how I could make you the audience more interested in the law. It got me thinking, but I soon realised it ain’t going to be easy, cause let’s face it, the law is s%it boring.

5 Controversial and Historic Court Cases in Australia

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Many court cases are routine and follow existing law that has been put in place. However, sometimes a court case takes place that sets a new precedent or interprets the law in an unexpected way. These historic and sometimes controversial cases can end up reported widely by the media, cited often by lawyers and law students, and might also influence how the law is enforced for years to come.

6 Benefits of hiring a Commercial Lawyer?

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Taking a wrong step legally could be devastating for any business, particularly a small or medium business. Whereas huge companies have the resources to protect themselves against almost anything, a relatively small mistake for a smaller business could mean losing a lot of money and taking a hit to their reputation.

Is Bitcoin on its way to being legitimised in Australia?

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Australia is following the steps of countries like Japan as it edges a little closer to legitimising Bitcoin and other digital/crypto currency by recognising its existence in law.

Attention Franchisors! New laws with big consequences!

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As a franchisor, the most crucial thing to take away from this is that these laws apply to franchisors who have a significant degree of influence or control over their franchisees’ affairs.

Why hire a startup lawyer?

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You have the idea, the passion, and knowledge but you need help with with the legalities. In this post we look at a few reasons to hire a startup lawyer from the get go to avoid any pitfalls along your way to success.

10 Facts You Didn’t Know About Caveats and Mortgages

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Caveats and mortgages are common terms used in obtaining finance and loans from banks – but what exactly are they? We’re here to clear up the technical meaning of the words so you’re in the know next time you walk into a bank to get that finance approved for your next property purchase!

The NEW law that will stop retailers from charging excessive payment surcharges!

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Since 1 September 2017, all businesses across Australia imposing payment surcharges on card transactions will need to comply with new law banning ‘excessive’ payment surcharges.

Shopping for Shops: What to expect when entering Commercial and Retail Leases

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Starting a business in a new area is an exciting prospect – new place, new people, and new opportunities. When shopping for a new shop, ensure you understand the lease you’re entering into.