22 06, 2020

What happens to my business in a divorce?

2020-06-24T16:33:27+09:30

So you own a business and are embarking on divorce! Not a great combination... Find out what issues you are likely to face, and how you can develop an effective strategy to keep it all together.

What happens to my business in a divorce?2020-06-24T16:33:27+09:30
15 06, 2020

What is a Sweat Equity Agreement, and when would you use one?

2020-06-24T16:33:45+09:30

A Sweat Equity Agreement is an agreement between a business and someone providing services, whereby the service provider agrees to take equity in the business, rather than cash. Sounds simple? The devil is in the detail...

What is a Sweat Equity Agreement, and when would you use one?2020-06-24T16:33:45+09:30
9 06, 2020

How to really protect your business name

2020-06-24T16:34:00+09:30

Most people believe that registering a business name means they own that business name – this is not the case in Australia. To obtain the exclusive right to use your business name, you need to register it as a trademark or prove that you hold a trademark at common law.

How to really protect your business name2020-06-24T16:34:00+09:30
22 05, 2020

How to pass on your farm

2020-05-27T08:03:05+09:30

How does an older farmer exit farming, fund their retirement and keep the family happy? The average age of a farmer in Australia is 56 years old. If you haven’t yet thought about your retirement and succession plan, now is the time. Handing over control of the farm in exchange for an annual income? [...]

How to pass on your farm2020-05-27T08:03:05+09:30
7 05, 2020

Debt collection for Private Schools

2020-05-18T08:17:53+09:30

Schools and other education providers are just like any other business in our community - and are being hit hard by the harsh economic reality that is now upon us. We can help guide you through this new economic landscape with a compassionate, yet effective, debt collection strategy.

Debt collection for Private Schools2020-05-18T08:17:53+09:30
7 05, 2020

eSports: Are you thinking of entering the sponsorship game?

2020-05-18T08:19:06+09:30

If you've been sponsoring sports teams and events as part of your marketing spend - maybe it's time to move to warp speed, and consider eSports! The world is your virtual oyster.

eSports: Are you thinking of entering the sponsorship game?2020-05-18T08:19:06+09:30
2 05, 2020

When your employee walks out the door, do they take ‘IP’ with them?

2020-05-18T08:18:25+09:30

In today's modern economy all businesses rely heavily on their intellectual property (or 'IP'). Whether you realise it or not, your employees are using or generating some form of IP each and every day they are at work. But what happens when your employee walks out the door (or is pushed)? Have you taken the necessary steps to ensure your IP remains behind?

When your employee walks out the door, do they take ‘IP’ with them?2020-05-18T08:18:25+09:30
28 04, 2020

Can you get out of a standard-form contract?

2020-04-29T13:07:23+09:30

So you're in a contract you want to get out of and not sure what do to. Terminating an agreement is never easy, but there are some practical steps you can take.

Can you get out of a standard-form contract?2020-04-29T13:07:23+09:30
28 04, 2020

Farmers, how can you protect yourself if a customer doesn’t pay?

2020-04-29T13:06:02+09:30

It's always nice to make a sale - but the fun soon ends if you don't end up getting paid. You need to ensure that your 'terms of trade' protect your interests, and you also need to ensure these interests are register on the PPSR. Find out how.

Farmers, how can you protect yourself if a customer doesn’t pay?2020-04-29T13:06:02+09:30
23 04, 2020

Is your dental practice in need of a brush and floss?

2020-04-29T13:05:01+09:30

We have a lot of dentist clients who have downed tools during the Level 3 restrictions. One thing they have in common is that they’re making lemonade out of lemons and getting their practices ‘shipshape’ for when the restrictions are downgraded back to Level 1 or 2. If this sounds like you, read on!

Is your dental practice in need of a brush and floss?2020-04-29T13:05:01+09:30
20 04, 2020

5 practical reasons you need ‘Terms & Conditions’ in place before you trade?

2020-04-29T12:55:18+09:30

You think you know what's expected of you. Your customer thinks they know what they're getting. But who's right? If you don't have 'Terms & Conditions' in place, chances are you're both mistaken. Avoid the argument and take the time now to put clear Terms & Conditions in place before you start trading.

5 practical reasons you need ‘Terms & Conditions’ in place before you trade?2020-04-29T12:55:18+09:30
16 04, 2020

What should I be doing now if I’m owed money?

2020-04-29T12:53:46+09:30

Times are tough for everyone at the minute, and it's not easy getting paid if you're owned money. In this article we set out what you should be doing right now to improve your position to collect your debts.

What should I be doing now if I’m owed money?2020-04-29T12:53:46+09:30