What does a Franchise lawyer do?
Franchise lawyers specialise in providing legal advice with all aspects of franchise law, for either the franchisor or franchisee. If you are thinking of either buying in to an alreadyRead More
Someone has opposed our trademark application. What can we do?
You have submitted a trademark application and are awaiting for the notice of acceptance. During that process, IP Australia issues you an official notification warning that another party has filedRead More
Top 5 Legal Issues for Fintechs
Fintechs have been emerging in the Australian market rapidly, where both innovation and technology has disrupted the traditional methods of banking and providing financial services. Due to this growth, thereRead More
How can lawyers help recover debt?
There inevitably comes a time in every business where a client or customer owes money and is not responding to the invoices provided. How you proceed with recovering this debtRead More
What is the difference between licensing and assigning IP?
Both an IP license and assignment agreement act as key building blocks towards developing your IP. They are concerned with the rights held in your companies intangible property such asRead More
Can I Patent My App?
To simply answer the question – yes you can! However, is it worthwhile? If you have created or intend on creating an app, it is important to know that appsRead More
What is an ESOP?
An Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) is an employee benefit plan that gives workers ownership interest in the company. Usually formed to facilitate succession planning in a closely held company,Read More
How do I end a partnership?
A business partnership can be ended by either following the procedure defined in the partnership agreement, or otherwise through the manner defined by state legislation. A partnership may end forRead More