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Ending a Tenancy: What You Need to Know About Lease Assignments

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There are many reasons for a tenant to decide they want out of a lease agreement; it could be a matter or preference or because of things that are beyond their control. Some of the most common reasons include: (a) the business being sold (b) the need for a bigger (or smaller) space (c) issues
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Understanding Commercial Disputes and How to Resolve Them

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Disputes, if not resolved quickly, often pose a threat to the continued success of a business. They can be a significant disruption from tasks critical to protecting your business interests and achieving your goals. However, with so many variables and regulations involved, navigating a dispute can be difficult especially if you become the subject of
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How to Transfer Shares Using a Sale of Share Agreement

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There are various reasons why shareholders may decide to sell their shares in a company: to retire, to start a new business, to raise money, to cut ties with the other company investors, as an exit strategy etc. Keep reading for more information about sale of share agreements as well as an overview of the
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What You Need to Know About General Security Agreements

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Looking to turn that business idea into a reality? Whether it’s to launch a startup or expand your existing operations, you’ll most likely need to either secure additional funding from third parties or fund the business yourself. You can do this by entering into a loan agreement and securing your interest. A security agreement is
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What Insolvency Means and How It Can Affect You

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In the current economic situation, it’s not unusual for businesses to experience financial uncertainty. But what if it reaches a point where the liabilities outweigh the assets? Is ‘closing’ the business the only way forward? What is Insolvency? Under the Corporations Act 2001 (the Act), a person or company is considered insolvent if they are
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