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Binding negotiations? Have you inadvertently bound yourself (or your client) during negotiations?
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • November 30 2015

There have been a number of recent cases around Australia relating to whether or not agreements have been formed, including, surprisingly, through


Would you like GST with that? What is going wrong with GST clauses?
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • November 6 2013

There has been a run of GST cases this year which have provided examples of where things can go wrong when the GST position for supplies is either


What does the Personal Property and Securities Act (PPSA) mean for franchises?
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • October 18 2011

The Personal Property and Securities Act (PPSA) establishes a single national law and a single online register for security interests in personal property


Australian Securities and Investments Commission v Astra Resources PLC 2015 FCA 759
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • October 28 2015

The Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) (Act) prohibits 'fundraising' by companies unless certain disclosure requirements are met. In the recent case of ASIC


Lessors with pre-30 June 2009 leases - you may be able to recover land tax from your lessee
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • June 14 2016

A recent decision in the Supreme Court of Queensland has provided an opportunity for lessors of commercial premises to recover land tax from lessees


Be cautious of the timing requirements for registering security interests on the PPSR
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • June 14 2016

The full benefit of a security interest may not be obtained unless specific requirements are met under the Personal Property Securities Act 2009


Agents, undisclosed principals and double duty risks
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • March 24 2011

A recent NSW Administrative Decisions Tribunal case considered when the double dutyagency duty exemption under the Duties Act 1997 (NSW) (Act) would apply if the agent has not been appointed in writing


Stronger super - changes coming for SMSF and SMSF auditors
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • March 25 2011

The Government has responded to the recommendations of the Super System (Cooper) Review by the introduction of the "Stronger Super" package


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


Software developer? Consider the ATO compliance focus and ruling
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • July 18 2014

The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) has announced that it will undertake compliance activities in relation to Taxation Ruling 20141. The compliance