Hefty penalties have been introduced in the Future of Financial Advice (FOFA) obligations by ASIC for financial services licensees breaching best interests du..
Giving your children a helping hand financially seems like the right thing to do, but it can easily go awry without proper documentation.
Providing money to y..
In a perfect world, sexual harassment would never occur, let alone in the workplace, but unfortunately, that is not the case.
Sexual harassment, while it has ..
Hiring an intern can bring about mutual benefits for the intern and your business, but you could be supporting an unlawful business relationship if you aren’t..
If you find yourself in a position where you need to come to a settlement with the ATO, it is critical you understand the legalities behind the said settlemen..
Vulnerable workers are set to receive better protection after the Fair Work Amendment (Protecting Vulnerable Workers) Bill 2017 passed on 5 September.
As announced in the 2017 Federal Budget, the Government has created a new dispute resolution body – the Australian Financial Complaints Authority (AFCA) which..
Dying intestate (without a Will) can pose many complications for the ordinary person. But when a sole director and shareholder of a company dies without a Wil..
In the Fair Work Commission’s (FWC) 4 yearly review of modern awards, the FWC has developed a draft model for 85 modern awards to contain a provision which wi..
The start of the new financial year has seen some important changes to Australia’s employment laws.
Not only do employers need to remain up to date and aware ..