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Business Law

Heritage Commercial Property Sub-Lease

September 12, 2019

This week I’ve been helping a client negotiate a sub-lease of a heritage-listed commercial property. I am a bit concerned because the landlord is somewhat notorious. However, my client feels that he is in a reasonably strong position, partly because...

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Speedy Settlement

August 29, 2019

An old client came to us last week seeking independent advice on loan contract, guarantees and mortgages being given as security for a loan. The deal involved borrowing just over $175k for 6 months, but only receiving $150k after application...

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IP Issues for IT Client

July 7, 2019

We received an e-mail from an old IT client who had a trade mark issue. A cruise company wanted to register a trade mark in relation to some Apps it had developed. IP Australia said they were too similar to...

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Company Dispute

April 18, 2019

We started dealing with another company dispute this week. Our client has been left to run the business on his own for over a year without any help from his co-shareholders and directors. They have accused him of taking more...

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Spreadsheets for Business Sale Agreements

March 28, 2019

I have been preparing documents for a client who wishes to sell some businesses. The buyer pulled out, but my client is now offering to sell for less and accept vendor finance over 3 years instead of 2. I had...

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Merging Businesses

September 27, 2018

We spoke to an old colleague of Michael’s this week who is merging his business with the business of another old colleague. He needs a share swap agreement with the first guy’s company becoming a subsidiary of the second guy’s...

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Sale Agreement Improvement

September 20, 2018

We’ve been helping a client with documentation to buy a café this week. A real estate agent who is acting for the seller put together a rather shonky sale agreement. We have drafted a proper one using our own pro...

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Businesses Extending Credit to Customers

July 26, 2018

A lot of businesses extend credit to their customers. We recommend businesses require their customers to make credit application, which incorporate the business’s terms of trade and can be registered on the personal property security register to give some priority...

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Business Agreements

May 10, 2018

People are starting to do business again. This week we received some instructions to: prepare a sale agreement for the sale of 20% of the units in a unit trust which owns a business, where the buyer is another unit...

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