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Dispute Resolution

Dispute with a Factoring Company

March 15, 2018

One of our clients has a dispute with a factoring company. A factor buys debts at a discount from companies that have cash flow issues, but they are very expensive forms of finance. In this case, if the debtor fails...

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Longest Mediation Session Ever!

March 8, 2018

Last week we attended the longest day’s mediation we’ve ever been involved with.  We did not get out until after 7.00pm.  We almost finished settling six related Court actions. Our clients have settled with the plaintiffs, but the plaintiffs and...

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Multiple Court Actions

March 1, 2018

Today Michael will be in Court most of the day attending a mediation in which he will be trying to settle six related Court actions. One is an action claiming various breaches of trust in relation to a family discretionary...

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Liquor Licence Transfer

February 22, 2018

Last week we finalising the paperwork for the transfer of a liquor licence. It proved to be a bit trickier than was expected due to liquor licensing requiring a profit-share approval application to be made before my client enters into...

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Upcoming Debt Collection Kit

February 1, 2018

We have two builders testing our Building Contract Management Kit. We are busy finalising the latest version of a DIY Debt Collection Kit which will include: suggested template letters and telephone scripts for contacting the client; step by step approach...

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Commercialising Software

December 7, 2017

We had a long meeting with a client this week looking at some strategies for commercialising some software, including...

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Commercial Disputes Part II

October 19, 2017

This week we spoke with a client who had engaged a large firm to help handle a dispute with a former business partner. He had paid the law firm $300 000 over twelve months and got nowhere. He sent us...

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Shareholder Agreements Part II

October 12, 2017

This week we’ve been working on a suite of documents. One shareholder is leaving a company and another is buying in. The remaining two shareholders are buying twenty-five per cent of the leaving shareholder’s shares each. The new guy is...

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ATO Troubles (Our Clients, Not Us)

September 14, 2017

It has been a week of helping clients deal with stressful situations. One client had a meeting with the ATO last week regarding an R&D rebate claim in relation to the development of some software with a large artificial intelligence...

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Supreme Court Trial

August 24, 2017

Yesterday one of our matters went to trial before Supreme Judge Allanson. It is rare thing. Only about two per cent of Supreme Court cases go to trial, and that is the same for all of our commercial disputes. The...

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Michael Patersons & Associates

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