Insolvency Regulations 2021

Temporary debt relief measures ended on 1 January 2021 In March 2020, as part of the wider economic response to the COVID-19 pandemic the Australian …

Bond AFLW Blue & Gold Awards Night

A fabulous night was had by all at the Bond University AFLW Blue and Gold Awards and Presentation night on Saturday night. As proud sponsors of the …

Insolvency Landscape 2021 (and beyond?)

In the wake of COVID-19, as part of its economic recovery plan to keep businesses afloat, the federal government is making changes to the insolvency …

Termination under Probationary Period

Employers often believe that as long as their employees remain in their probationary period of employment, they can essentially terminate the employee’s tenure during the …

Calderbank Offers & UCPR Offers

Settlement offers are common at all stages of a dispute. “Without prejudice” offers are often made when proceedings are anticipated (but not yet commenced), and …

Case analysis – Covid-19 is no frustration

Recently, SLF Lawyers has successfully obtained a summary judgment on behalf of a creditor against debtors who raised the defence of frustration on the basis …

When is a license agreement a franchise agreement?

Are you considering licensing or franchising your business?  Are you uncertain whether your current contractual arrangement is a license or a franchise?  The difference between …