Business owners enter commercial arrangements every day, many of which have legal implications. Here are five ways to protect yourself.
The handling, transportation and disposal of waste require strict compliance with the various regulatory frameworks that exist in different jurisdictions. Here’s what you need to know.
Understanding the legal aspects of franchising – documentation, business structures, IP, and compliance – is vital when creating a successful franchise.
Running a business of course comes with legal responsibility, but knowing what’s required and how to comply with law can be difficult, particularly for many smaller businesses that don’t have the resources, budget or in-house team for legal support. The coronavirus pandemic has emphasised how hard it can be for businesses to navigate legal changes… Continue reading Let’s talk: The legal support your business needs
Dynamic Business revisits a highly interesting topic on how verbal promises become legally binding, what that looks like and when it becomes “official.” In 2013, Lachlan McKnight gave us his expertise on the matter, helping small business owners understand where that line is. Lachlan is the CEO of LegalVision. He co-founded LegalVision in 2012 with… Continue reading How do verbal promises become legally binding?
Copyright In Australia, copyright protection is automatically granted to any original creations. This means that as soon as someone has created something original such as writing, music or artwork, they then become the copyright holder for the creation. As the copyright holder, you then own the rights to your creation, including the right to license… Continue reading What you need to know about Copyright, Trademark and Business Name Registrations
What motivates an entrepreneur is a matter for the individual. It could be the prospect of making money – and lots of it, or the need to be your own boss. For others however, it’s the need to make big difference – and everything else falls incidental. After nine years in the legal profession, Ugur… Continue reading A lawyer not in the pursuit of profits
There are a few professions which evoke a certain ‘old-school’ feel. Innovation isn’t the done thing. Talk of technology means email and often not much else.
Expanding globally can be a great way to grow your franchise business, but its no easy ride.
Starting up a business can be challenging. A lot of entrepreneurs fall into the trap of not paying attention to matters that, if left unattended, may cause problems in the future.