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What is Shared Parental Responsibility?

Under the Family Law Act (the Act), Shared Parental Responsibility provides that: When making a parenting order in relation to a child, the court must apply a presumption that it is in the best interests of the child for the child's parents to have equal shared...

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Shareholder Agreements – Do I need one?

Shareholder Agreements - do I need one? You may be starting a new business or have already commenced operations and wish to formalise the relationship between the respective business owners. If you use or intend to use a company structure to own and operate your...

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COVID-19 – Commercial Leasing Code of Conduct

Commercial Leasing Code of Conduct During the COVID-19 Pandemic The Prime Minister has recently announced an obligatory code which landlords and tenants must follow when negotiating amendments to leases due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The guiding principle is that any...

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5 Tips For Preparing Your Business For Sale

If you are thinking about selling your business after many years of hard work, it is important that you put it in the best position to achieve a good sale price. We look after many business transactions and see some issues pop up regularly. We have listed a few tips...

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