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Social Media Marketing Agreement

Social Media Marketing Agreements

Influencer marketing is a social media marketing strategy involving the employment of influencers to endorse or mention a brand or ...
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Essential Elements of a Contract

What are the Essential Elements of a Contract?

If you have entered into an agreement with another party, it is important to ensure your contract is valid, and ...
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What are the Legal Requirements for Starting a Business in Australia?

What are the Legal Requirements for Starting a Business in Australia?

Legal Requirements for Business When considering the legal requirements for a business and the legalities of starting a business, it ...
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How Do I Patent an App Idea?

How Do I Patent an App Idea?

While developing your own app may be exciting, it is vital that you have proper legal protection of your Intellectual ...
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Outgoings and Retail Leases

Outgoings and Retail Leases

Often a tenant will have to pay other expenses on top of the rent. These additional expenses are called outgoings.  ...
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Confidentiality Agreement

Key Terms Which Should be Included in a Sale of Business Confidentiality Agreement

When a sale of a business is being negotiated, it is standard practice that both the purchaser and the vendor ...
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An Overview of Investing in a Company

An Overview to Investing in a Company

For companies to develop and grow, it is critical that there is access to funding or capital. The owners of ...
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Do I Need a Shareholder's Agreement for my Business

Do I Need a Shareholders’ Agreement for My Business?

When starting a business with another person, there are many matters to carefully consider.  Part of this includes contingency planning ...
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Buying an online business - Lord Commercial Lawyers

What Should I Consider When Purchasing an Online Business?

Purchasing a business can be exciting, but it is important to consider the legal and commercial issues. Regardless of whether ...
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Unfair dismissal - Lord Commercial Lawyers

Unfair Dismissals and High-Income Threshold

Employers and employees need to know where they stand regarding unfair dismissal claims. In this article, we outline what the ...
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Lord Commercial Lawyers

Audio Recordings In The Workplace – Things To Keep In Mind

Complaints of inappropriate behaviour or conduct in the workplace, including bullying or harassment, may require a workplace investigation. Part of ...
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Lord Commercial Lawyers

Do I need a Will?

Do I need a Will? People often ask do I need a Will. The answer is yes unless you are ...
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Transferring A Lease When Selling A Business

If you are selling a business which is operating from leased premises, the purchaser will want to be able to ...
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Personal Guarantees: 5 Steps To Reduce Your Exposure

A guarantee is a promise to pay a third parties’ debt.  A typical example is where a director guarantees a ...
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Termination Letter

Issuing Termination Letters – A Guide for Employers

Terminating a staff member’s employment can be challenging at the best of times – amid COVID-19, these challenges are heightened ...
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Business Name

Will having a registered business name prevent others from using it

For many first time business owners, there is often confusion when it comes to exactly what type of protection a ...
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Online defamation in the digital age – a cautionary tale

The widespread use of social media has significantly redefined modes of communication. In this ‘digital age’, characterised by platforms such ...
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Three steps for effective debt recovery

One of the most important aspects of running a profitable business is to ensure that you avoid bad debts. To ...
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Due Diligence

Why should I conduct a due diligence check before purchasing a business?

If you are considering purchasing a business, it is essential that you complete a due diligence check. Due diligence is ...
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Property

What you must do when purchasing property

If you are purchasing a property in Victoria, before you sign the contract you need to have considered each of ...
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