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Can Company Officers Sign Deeds Electronically?

15/01/2020 A recent South Australian Supreme Court decision established that the purported electronic execution of a deed by a company is not effective…

What to Look For: Signs That a Company May be Insolvent

09/04/2020 A company will be considered insolvent if it is unable to pay all its debts, as and when they become due and payable.[i] A similar definition applies…

Being Aware of the Holding Over Period at the end of a Lease

27/05/2019 On 22 February 2019, in the case of Pastina Pty Ltd v Hosanna Excelsis One Universal Church Inc [2019] SASC 18, the Supreme Court of South Australia…

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Force Majeure Clause Answers for the Wine Industry

19/03/2020 Can parties avoid obligations under contracts? We are seeing the immense impact the COVID-19 outbreak is having to all industries around the globe…

Contractors v Employees: Differentiating the two in today’s ‘Gig Economy’

03/09/2019 Freelance or ‘gig’ work is on the rise, and businesses are taking notice of this change within the workplace as well as the desire for it…

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