Legally Yours Quick Chat Start Up Series with Wes Young

Reading Time: 2 minutesLegally Yours Quick Chats Start Up Series – where we have a quick chat to a Legally Yours’ lawyer for their expert legal advice on topics that matter to you.  This series features Wes Young from SmartUp.  Wes is offering a unique service in our marketplace that is catered specifically for startups to help them […]

Quick Chat Start-up Series – “Refunds”

Reading Time: 2 minutesThe Quick Chat series involves a quick talk with a Legally Yours Lawyer for their expert legal advice on topics that matter. This series features Fiona McCord from Base Legal as we discuss topics relevant to start-ups. This is the last episode in a four part series that covers – Refunds. Fiona is the owner […]

Quick Chat Start-up Series – “Privacy Law”

Reading Time: 2 minutesThe Quick Chat series involves a quick talk with a Legally Yours Lawyer for their expert legal advice on topics that matter. This series features Fiona McCord from Base Legal as we discuss topics relevant to start-ups. This is the third episode in a four part series that covers – Privacy Law Fiona is the […]

Quick Chat Start-up Series – “Spam”

Reading Time: 2 minutesThe Quick Chat series involves a quick talk with a Legally Yours Lawyer for their expert legal advice on topics that matter. This series features Fiona McCord from Base Legal as we discuss topics relevant to start-ups. This is the second episode in a four part series that covers – Spam Fiona is the owner […]

Quick Chat Start-up Series – “Terms and Conditions”

Reading Time: 2 minutesThe Quick Chat series involves a quick talk with a Legally Yours Lawyer for their expert legal advice on topics that matter. This series features Fiona McCord from Base Legal as we discuss topics relevant to start-ups. This is the first episode in a four part series that covers – Terms and Conditions for a […]

Lawyers in Business – Alex Martin from Taurus Legal Management

Reading Time: 1 minutesGet to know Alex Martin, from Taurus Legal Management Karen Finch, CEO of Legally Yours, recently sat down with Alex Martin, Director at Taurus Legal Management.  For more information on Alex’s legal expertise and what makes him right for the Legally Yours marketplace, watch our quick Q & A video: Need Legal Business advice including, […]

Protecting Vulnerable Workers Bill and the Repercussions for Franchisors

Reading Time: 2 minutesOn 5 September 2017, the Fair Work Amendment (Protecting Vulnerable Workers) Bill 2017 (the Bill) was passed by both houses of Parliament. The Bill has recently received Royal Assent, making changes to the Fair Work Act 2009 (Act) Significant Changes There are significant changes for franchisors, in the aim of protecting vulnerable workers. Some of […]

Australian Customs Issues for the New Financial Year

Reading Time: 3 minutesThe start of the new Australian financial years brings a number of changes to exporters to Australia should be aware of. Some changes are so significant that Amazon.com has said that it will no longer ship to Australian addresses. However, while there are increased compliance issues, there are also new benefits that exporters should be […]

What you need to know about Selling your Business

Reading Time: 3 minutesMost business owners hope to sell their businesses one day. Knowing the basics of business sales will help you maximise the sale price of your business when the day comes. Selling a business will usually involve a sale of shares or a sale of assets. This article explains the pros and cons of both of […]

Why you need a Privacy Policy NOW

Reading Time: 2 minutesEvery business that turns over more than $3 million is regulated by the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth).  The Act and the Australian Privacy Principles set out rules for how you collect, use and store personal information. A business lawyer can reduce your risk of a breach. The Principles require most businesses to consider the privacy of personal information, […]

Commercial Leases vs Retail Leases

Reading Time: 3 minutesDo you know if your business has a commercial or a retail lease? Were you aware there is a difference between the two? If not, don’t stress. Many of our clients are in the same boat. A lease is an agreement that sets out the rights and obligations of the tenant and the landlord of […]

Leasing vs Buying Commercial Property: What is Best for my Business?

Reading Time: 2 minutesEvery business needs a premises. Is it best to purchase that premises or to rent it? Good question. The answer depends on your circumstance and goals. Advantages of Buying Commercial Property Ownership: the main advantage of buying property is that you own it. You can create the fit-out and design you want to perfectly suit […]