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September

Wrongful Dismissal May Impact Post-Employment Restraints

In Crowe Horwath (Aust) Pty Ltd v Loone (2017), the Victorian Court of Appeal confirmed that a restraint clause is not enforceable against an employee whose employment ends by the

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01

September

Uncertainty of Dismissal – Worker Was Not Dismissed

The worker was employed as a full-time seasonal employee. He was working as part of the employer’s ski patrol team on a seasonal basis for 13 consecutive winters and prior

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August

Discretionary Trusts

If you have a family trust which owns or is purchasing residential land in NSW you may need to amend your trust deed to avoid a land tax and stamp

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28

July

Understanding unfair dismissal claims

Unfair dismissal matters can be complex and frustrating for both employers and employees alike. Since the commencement of the Fair Work Act in 2009, employers have had expanded responsibilities

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28

July

Buying a property – avoiding the traps before signing a contract

Buying a home is the biggest investment or financial outlay that most of us will make in a lifetime. It is critical to your financial future that you make well-informed

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28

July

Attention to Detail – Defects in Statutory Demands

A statutory demand is a useful way to exert pressure on a company to force it to pay its debts.

However, a creditor using a statutory demand to quickly recover

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26

June

Enduring Powers of Attorney explained

A lot of people have heard of a Power of Attorney however most do not fully appreciate the extent of its power, the benefits it delivers or the types of

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26

June

Business Structures: Company

When commencing a business venture, it is necessary to consider the most appropriate type of business structure to put in place. Different business structures have different benefits and disadvantages. This

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25

June

An Overview of Guarantees and Indemnities

It is important that anyone who is asked to provide a guarantee or indemnity understands precisely what their liabilities are under the arrangements.
In this article, we identify the distinguishing features

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