Tag Archive: business law

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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$1.15 Million Business Sale

February 28, 2019

I had a lengthy discussion with a client who is selling his interest in 5 businesses to his business associates for $1.15 million, on 90% vendor finance, with payments of at least $48,000 per month for 2 years. We sorted...

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$11 Million Deal

April 17, 2014

We have been working on a new $11m deal for a new client – a contract to buy a piece of land and another contract for the construction of a hotel. We are setting up 2 new unit trusts –...

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Corporate Compliance

March 14, 2014

Do you use a company to trade? Do you have the Australian Company Number for that company on your business card? What about your website? Did you know that it is a requirement under the Corporations Act that most documents...

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Exotic Share Class

March 6, 2014

We have helped a few clients set up companies recently. The last matter required a special class of share for 15% of the total shares issued. This entitled the holders to extra shares each time more shares were allotted to...

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Trust Deed Advice

January 14, 2014

We’ve got a matter where the enemy is questioning the validity of a deed of variation that was signed in 1979 on the basis of an alleged breach of trust! We are about to send them a letter explaining all...

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