Category Archives: Company

Unfair Contract Provisions Change

Written on November 26, 2020 at 7:00 am, by

Under the Australian Consumer Law (ACL) clauses in standard form contracts that are unfair may be declared void where one of the parties is a small business. There is no “big stick” which is forcing business to remove unfair provisions from standard contracts. But this is likely to change.  In particular, a significant monetary penalty  Continue Reading »

Removing Company Directors (Pt. 2)

Written on October 26, 2020 at 6:02 am, by

You can remove your business “partner” from a company; but it may not be easy and if you don’t do it properly and there is a real risk that you will end up in court. Also, there are two aspects to consider.  First, your business “partner” might be a shareholder.  Secondly, they might also be  Continue Reading »