Apprentice Challenges The Master

When a worker leaves your business, they may start or join another business in direct competition with yours using confidential information about your customers and suppliers. Think your workers wouldn’t harm your business even if your relationship with them...

What’s In An Idea?

So far we have discussed many of the legal risks to your business. Let’s now talk about a business opportunity. Have you or your business created an idea, product or a service that no-one else has thought of before? If so, you may be able to protect that new idea,...
Unfair Contract Terms

Unfair Contract Terms

What’s new? The Government is introducing legislation [Treasury Legislation Amendment (Small Business and Unfair Contract Terms) Bill 2015] extending the unfair contract term protections under the Australian Consumer Law to small business. Why is this being pursued?...