Computer and IP Law

As well as being a lawyer for 30 years, Michael Paterson has a science degree in computer science.  Robin Galpin has been providing trademark advice and related legal services since joining Michael Paterson & Associates 17 years ago.  They love...

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Property Law

Michael Paterson and Associates has extensive experience in all areas of property law. Our experience includes the drafting of various types of property related documents, including contracts of sale, commercial leases, property trust documents, easements, and rights of way, just...

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Privacy Law

The private sector must comply with privacy laws and National Privacy Principles relating to the collection, use and disclosure of many types of personal information. Michael Paterson & Associates can offer our clients advice on all privacy related queries, including:...

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Acquisitions

No Messy Mergers or Awkward Acquisitions At Michael Paterson & Associates, we understand how complex and time-consuming buying, selling, and merging can be. We take the worry out of the process by simplifying the paperwork and helping you over the...

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Franchisors

Franchises Can Be Fiddly! At Michael Paterson & Associates, we know what a headache managing franchise agreements can be. Let us simplify the process for you by setting up agreements that fulfil your requirements and make things clear from the...

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Commercial Leases

Commercial Property Landlords – Protect Your Investment Protecting your investment in retail and other commercial premises should not be difficult or time-consuming.  Let us support you to prepare and enforce leases, making your life smoother and easier.  Commercial Lease Support...

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Partnership, Shareholder & Unit Holder Agreements

Strong Businesses Need a Solid Foundation Once you have decided the ideal business structure for you and your business colleagues, with the help of your pro-active accountant, the partnership, shareholder, or unit holder agreements you establish will have far-reaching effects....

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Terms of Trade

Relax, while we sort out your Terms of Trade and protect your business with clear & comprehensive contracts Do you supply goods or services on credit to your regular customers? Are you confident that your terms of trade cover the...

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