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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


Unfair contract terms expansion to small businesses - what is the potential impact for franchises?
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • June 30 2015

The Commonwealth Government is in the process of consulting and finalising legislation to extend the unfair contract terms provisions contained in the


Cost saving changes for public companies
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • May 26 2015

The simplification of compliance obligations required by Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) took a step forward with the commencement of the Corporations


Actions speak louder than words: de facto and shadow liability
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • May 13 2015

Directors of a company are subject to many duties, one of which is to prevent insolvent trading by their company. A person will not only be


Body corporate governance issues: debt recovery
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • April 30 2015

On the 15 December 2014 the Queensland Government issued the: Queensland Government Property Law Review Options Paper Body Corporate Governance


The directors divide: the importance of separation of personal from company interests
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • January 28 2015

Directors have an obligation to act in the best interests of the company to which they are appointed. This obligation includes the proper use of


NSW amends its Director Penalty Regime
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • January 28 2015

The Taxation Administration Act 1996 (NSW) provides for the administration and enforcement of a number of taxation laws including payroll tax, gaming


Losing control: consequences of shareholder disputes
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • January 28 2015

Disputes between shareholders and directors can have serious consequences. The recent case of Van Wijk (Trustee), in the matter of Power


Protected Cell Companies
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • December 16 2014

Protected Cell Companies are not legislated for in Australia but there are a number of other countries that have legislated to permit such companies


Streamlining the Corporations Act: legislative developments
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • November 27 2014

The ATO has introduced a new online tool to help facilitate the calculations of capital gains tax (CGT) discount with their new online CGT discount