Category Archives: Contracts

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 »

Free Contracts

Written on November 19, 2020 at 10:00 am, by

There are plenty of free contracts on line – but as the saying goes, you get what you pay for. So if you want your contract to achieve the intended result – chances are you will have to pay for it. The document may look like it is suitable for your purposes, but (as the  Continue Reading »