SMALL BUSINESS – UNFAIR CONTRACT TERMS

By Rob Ffrench • In Commercial LawComments Off on SMALL BUSINESS – UNFAIR CONTRACT TERMS

Clients and associates of Bell Legal Group need to be aware that in November this year there will be changes to the Australian Consumer Law. Small businesses (defined as having less than 20 employees) will receive protection from the terms of many business contracts they enter into if they contain

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EMPLOYERS FACE “UBER” PROBLEMS

By Rob Ffrench • In Employment LawComments Off on EMPLOYERS FACE “UBER” PROBLEMS

There has been a huge growth in the “sharing economy” in the last 12 months.  Two obvious examples are UberX and Airbnb. The huge uptake of both services shows a vote of confidence by much of the population in their safety and efficiency.  However lawyers are advising that employers who

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