Articles matching Business Law

9 Legal Considerations When Starting a Business

Filed under: Business & Commercial Law, Business Law, Company Law

If you’re about to launch your new business, you will have already developed your business idea and mapped out how you want to operate your business. You...

How to Protect your Personal Assets as a Business Owner

Filed under: Business & Commercial Law, Business Law

Starting a new business is a both challenging and exciting personally, professionally and legally. Therefore, as a new business owner, you should separate...

What Is Misleading & Deceptive Conduct?

Filed under: Commercial Law, Business Law, Competition and Consumer Law

Section 18 of the Australian Consumer Law (ACL) (which applies in each State and Territory) prohibits misleading and deceptive conduct: “A person must...

How to Avoid Anti-Competitive Terms for an Online Marketplace

Filed under: Commercial Law, Business Law, E - Commerce

Online marketplaces provide sellers with access to not only prospective clients, but also to payment gateway and product listing systems. These advantages...

Payments and Compliance: Accepting Credit Card Payments Online

Filed under: Commercial Law, Business Law, Contracts and Agreements, E - Commerce

You have a variety of payment processors to help you accept credit card payments for your online business. While these processors help with receiving payments,...

Injunctions- How to Obtain One

Filed under: Contract Law, Corporate, Commercial Law, Business Law, Contracts and Agreements

Getting an injunction is more difficult, risky and expensive than most people think. It is not just a matter of telling your lawyer to “get an urgent...

Federal Court On Blog Articles And The Australian Consumer Law

Filed under: Commercial Law, Business Law

In Nextra Australia Pty Limited v Fletcher [2014] FCA 399 Collier J examined whether an online blog article was misleading and deceptive contrary to s...

Who Should Draft a Shareholders Agreement?

Filed under: Corporate, Business Law, Partnership and Shareholder issues

Forming a company in Australia requires the lodgement of a form with the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC). If you are looking to...

Creditors: What they can and can’t do when collecting a debt

Filed under: Business Law

There may be unfortunate instances where a person may have to deal with creditors or debt collectors. If facing such a situation, readers should be aware...

How to get the best tax outcomes on the sale of a business

Filed under: Business Law

Taxes which are relevant to the selling and buying of a business or shares in a company include capital gains tax, income tax, stamp duty and GST. If your...


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