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Beck v Weinstock [2013] HCA 15: do preference shares require preference over other issued shares?

Australia - July 15 2013 LW Furniture was an incorporated company with its articles of association providing for fourteen different classes of shares from 'A' to 'N' worth…

Alicia Hill.

Purchasing a service station? Top 10 tips

Australia - October 9 2014 Purchasing a service station, whether the business or the land it sits on is a significant commercial investment. In addition to the usual challenges…

Andrea Hetherington.

When franchisees breach: limiting damage

Australia, New Zealand - July 18 2013 The cases of Cafe2U Pty Limited v Bishambu Pty Ltd and Health Club Brands Limited v Colven Botany Limited are examples of franchisees abandoning…

Alicia Hill.

The demise of spousal privilege

Australia - January 30 2012 The common law has previously recognised the right of spousal privilege that renders a witness immune from answering questions or giving evidence that may incriminate their spouse.

Alicia Hill, Chris Davis.

2013 Franchise Review: the Wein recommendations

Australia - June 19 2013 Mr Alan Wein published his report on the Review of the Franchising Code of Conduct as commissioned by the Minister for Small Business, Gary Gray, and…

Alicia Hill.