All Articles by Raymond Chbib
What is an AS 4300 Contract?
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
An Overview of Construction Contracts
Choosing between construction contracts can be challenging when embarking on a construction project. The type of contract you draft will play a major role in your project, so it isRead More
How Do Liquidated Damages Work in the Construction Industry?
Liquidated damages clauses are a way of calculating what compensation a party will owe the other pay, if it is in breach of its obligations. Allowing a party to claimRead More
What is a Subpoena?
A subpoena is a legal document issued by the court at the request of a party to a proceeding. The court will issue a subpoena to compel a person toRead More
What is an Affidavit?
An affidavit is simply a written statement where the contents are sworn or affirmed to be true. Affidavits are a form of evidence. The benefit of presenting evidence in thisRead More
What Should I Do If Issued With A Cease and Desist Letter?
A cease and desist letter is the initial step to notifying a person to stop engaging in an act. An act that is illegal or infringes the sender’s legal rightsRead More
What are the legal obligations of a board director?
Each board director of an Australian company owes duties to the company established by statute and at common law. With a fiduciary relationship existing between a director and the company,Read More
Capital Raising for Fintechs
At a basic level, raising capital involves getting the money to grow your business from investors i.e financing your business. Start-ups often rely on their founder’s ambition and investment. Although,Read More