All Articles by Alex Oum
How do I Ensure Confidentiality In The Workplace?
Being a sole trader does not necessarily mean you have to operate your business alone. In short, yes – as a sole trader you are permitted to hire employees. AsRead More
How to Calculate Redundancy Pay in Australia
Redundancy pay is the payment an employee receives after they have been made redundant from their employment. Redundancy pay is sometimes referred to as severance pay, however there are technicalRead More
How Can a Charity Apply for DGR Status?
Applying for DGR endorsement is a relatively simple procedure. The following provides a guideline for the procedure to apply for DGR endorsement: If your organisation does not fall within anRead More
What Are Boilerplate Clauses?
If someone is talking about boilerplate clauses, they are referring to the general or standard clauses of a contract. These clauses are deemed “boilerplate clauses” because they are included inRead More
Exemplary Damages – What Are They?
In civil disputes, a plaintiff will be awarded damages for actual loss or damage suffered by the actions of a defendant. There are four types of damages that a courtRead More
What is a De Facto Director?
Company directors are responsible for the general management of a company and oversee all business activities. A person becomes a director by being appointed to the position, and every companyRead More
What makes a validly signed contract?
When a contract is signed, it becomes a legally enforceable document and all parties are expected to fulfil their obligations. However where a contract is signed invalidly, the agreement mayRead More
What Does Pty Ltd Mean in Australia?
The words Pty and Ltd are commonly seen on company names and documents, however the meaning behind these terms is not as well known. Within this article we will breakRead More