Abandoned Goods at the expiry of a Lease

A common item of contention between landlords, tenants and third parties at the expiry or early termination of a lease is the ownership of tenant or third party fittings or goods that have been abandoned on the premises. The Australian Consumer Law and Fair Trading...

Introduction to Intellectual Property for business

Intellectual property (IP) is the property of your mind or proprietary knowledge and can be an invention, a trade mark, a design or the practical application of your idea. It is important that you understand how to protect IP as it is a valuable business asset and it...

Changes to PPR Land Tax Exemption

Can you benefit from changes to the Principal Place of Residence Land Tax exemption Late last year the Victorian Government enacted changes to the land tax rules that affect the principal place of residence (PPR) exemption of properties located in metropolitan...