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Selling a service station? Top tips
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • July 31 2015

When selling a service station, whether the business itself or the land it sits on, there are a number of unique and specific considerations which


Directors liability for insolvency: do what you say and perform your duties or face personal liability
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • July 31 2015

The point at which a company becomes insolvent is not always clear. The Courts will consider "various indicia of insolvency", including the company's


Murphy’s Law and superannuation death benefits
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • July 31 2015

Dr Karl Kruszelnicki points out that the true and original form of Murphy's Law is: "If there are two or more ways to do something and one of those


Considering “consideration” for duty and other taxes
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • July 31 2015

All Australian jurisdictions have mechanisms for the deeming of the value of transactions for tax and duty purposes. For example, for duty purposes


Unfair contract terms expansion to small business
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • July 31 2015

The Commonwealth Government has introduced the Treasury Legislation Amendment (Small Business and Unfair Contract Terms) Bill 2015 (Bill) into


Substance over form: is your agreement captured by the Franchising Code of Conduct?
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • July 31 2015

The Franchising Code of Conduct (Code) provides important protections to franchisees that aim to reduce the perceived inequality of bargaining power


Lost the trust deed?
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • July 31 2015

The loss of the original trust deed for a trust is not a problem to be taken lightly. While the trust will continue to operate, administering it will


Authoring your own misfortune: how decisions you make can result in you causing yourself loss.
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • July 29 2015

A common element of most franchise litigation is that one party caused another party loss through specific conduct. This is often described as either


How the PPSA can cause you to lose your construction equipment
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • July 29 2015

You can lose your equipment by failing to register your interests on the Personal Property Securities Register (PPSR). Failing to consider the impact


Business record keeping what, where and for how long
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • July 24 2015

Business owners can be overwhelmed by their record keeping requirements under different legislation. For example, the requirements for tax purposes