All Articles by Kristine Tran
How does my company issue shares?
A private company (otherwise known as a Proprietary Limited company) can create and issue shares even if you are not listed on the Australian Securities Exchange. If you own aRead More
Can a sole trader have employees?
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
What is the difference between a trust and a company?
Establishing your business with the appropriate business structure can set you up for long-term success. Depending on the size and nature of your business, your business may be suited underRead More
When are contractors counted as employees?
Contractors will be considered employees of a company if they perform for consistent hours, have little control over their work and are an important part of the business. Generally, theRead More
Are Verbal Instructions enough for a Building Contract?
Generally, contracts do not have to be in writing to be enforceable. In everyday circumstances such as entering a car park, a written contract is not required but they areRead More
Tips for entering or starting a franchise
A franchise is a type of business model which has recently become a popular way for many individuals to own and operate their own business. Franchising in Australia consists ofRead More
What is required in a Payment Schedule?
In construction law, your builder may serve you a payment claim if you fail to pay for their services. Sometimes, even the sub-contractor can serve you a payment claim ifRead More
What is a Master Service Agreement?
A master service agreement (MSA) is a contractual agreement between two or more parties. This contract is generally used to govern any future agreements or future transactions which is quiteRead More