Employment standards – April 2017 update

Many employers will have agreements which fall foul of the new amendments and could find themselves up for fines or liable to pay large amounts of back pay for overtime or cancelled shifts unless the agreements are updated.… Read More

Statutory demand notices – a useful tool with benefits and risks

Statutory demand notices are commonly used as a helpful tool to create leverage to collect undisputed debts.… Read More

My Backyard Subdivision – Part 5: Banking

In the fifth of our six-part Backyard Subdivision series guest author Bob Turnbull from ANZ Bank discusses obtaining finance and dealing with your bank. … Read More

My Backyard Subdivision – Part 4: Building

In the fourth of our six-part Backyard Subdivision series we discuss the ins and outs of the building process and how to manage compliance.… Read More

My Backyard Subdivision – Part 3: Titles and boundaries

In the third of our six-part Backyard Subdivision series we discuss the importance of surveying and the issues to be aware of on your property’s title. … Read More

11 things you should know before you become a family trustee

Being a family trustee is an important job. It’s a compliment to be asked, but you need to weigh up carefully if you want to take it on.… Read More

Want to make your mark? Register it!

Does your business have a trade name or do you have a branding idea? If so, you have some homework to do. … Read More

What happens to your debt when you die?

Does your debt disappear when you die, or are your family obliged to pay your debts when you pass away?… Read More

Farmers as employers – dealing with timesheets

Lawyer and farmer Alice Chapman shares how her team have managed the “timesheet issue” on her farm.… Read More

My Backyard Subdivision – Part 2: Purchasing your property

In the second of our six-part Backyard Subdivision series we discuss how to buy the right property, and the ins and outs of sale and purchase agreements. … Read More

My Backyard Subdivision – A six-part series for new property developers

This six-part series offers valuable advice to new property developers who are considering buying and developing a residential property (adding an additional home).… Read More

Due diligence: 12 important things to be aware of

What is involved in due diligence for a commercial building? Here’s why it’s such a good idea.… Read More

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