At Access Law Group we assist our clients in managing their way through legal issues across a broad cross section of areas. We pride ourselves on developing long-term relationships with our clients and we like to participate as part of their team – strategic partners providing pro-active legal advice. We work with our clients to identify potential risks and avoid trouble before it arises.
As of 12 November 2016, the existing unfair contract term protections for consumers have applied to standard form small business contracts. All businesses are expected to review their standard form small business contracts to ensure compliance with the new protections, and to remove or alter any contract terms which may be considered “unfair”. What contracts […]
A recent decision in the Federal Circuit Court has found a Company liable to pay penalties of $25,500.00 for breaching Section 340(1) of the Fair Work Act. In this case, an employee asked about entitlements under the employee’s collective agreement, and was then terminated. The Court found that the termination for enquiring about an employee’s […]
Many people dream of getting out of the rat race and starting their own business. While the decision to start your own business can be exciting, and even liberating, every business owner understands that the process can also be quite taxing. Perhaps the biggest issue when starting your own business is obtaining and retaining a […]