With a spike of new companies, are directors aware of their duties?
A Guide to Director’s duties In the 2020/2021 financial year, there was a 3.8% increase in the number of businesses in Australia, with 365,480 new businesses starting up. If you’ve just started up a new business, or are considering starting up a business, and you have set it up through...Read More
Buyer beware: What to consider before buying Christmas presents online
With only about a month to go until Christmas, you’re probably starting to turn your mind to Christmas shopping. Amid all the excitement and last-minute rush to get your loved ones the perfect gift, you may find yourself looking to online shopping as an attractive option. While online shopping can...Read More
Will new laws protect contractors in the construction industry?
Following the insolvency events of construction companies Cooper & Oxley and Pindan, to name only two, there have been calls for better protection of contractors in the construction industry. In response to these calls, the Building and Construction Industry (Security of Payment) Act 2021 (“Act”) received royal assent on 25...Read More