What is a Deed of Novation?
A contract is a legally binding agreement which dictates rights and obligations between parties. In some cases, a party might wish to transfer these rights and obligations to a thirdRead More
What is an Auspice Agreement?
‘Auspice’ means to provide support, sponsorship or guidance. Where an individual, unincorporated (or sometimes incorporated) group or association has the idea for a ‘one off’ project and partners with anRead More
How do Call Option Deeds Work?
A Call Option Deed – also referred to as a “Call Option Agreement” – is a legally binding agreement conferring the right of the grantee (also referred to as theRead More
Can I Terminate a Commercial Lease Early?
It is not uncommon that a tenant wishes to terminate a commercial lease early, yet this can sometimes be a difficult task to complete. Due to the fact that youRead More
What is an Agistment Agreement?
An agistment agreement allows the owner of livestock to pay someone (landowner) to take care of their animals for a specified period of time. These arrangements can be simple agreementsRead More
What is a Labour Hire Agreement?
Under a labour hire agreement, the workers (labour) are directly employed by a labour hire company, who then ‘on-hires’ them to other organisations to complete tasks required of them. PutRead More
What is a Wet Hire Agreement?
A wet hire agreement is a contract between two parties, where one party wishes to rent a product, as well as a service provider or operator from the party whoRead More
Unfair Franchise Agreements
If you enter into a franchise agreement, and later find that certain terms are disadvantageous and unfair, what can you do? Franchise agreements are governed by numerous industry codes andRead More