In the recent case of Commonwealth Bank of Australia v Doggett the Supreme Court of Victoria held that certain provisions of the Code of Banking Practice (Code) applied to the guarantors. The Code applies to individuals and to small businesses as defined in the Code.
Four Cooper Grace Ward team members joined a gathering of young professionals and students from the property and construction industry last night for the annual PropertyBlitz Street Sleep event, which raises money toward tackling youth homelessness in Queensland.
The ATO continues to investigate whether individuals are engaged as employees, even where the parties have agreed there is a contract for services. It is all too easy for a complaint made by a disgruntled former contractor to generate a significant exposure of unpaid superannuation and PAYG for the client.
This interactive program will allow you to gain useful knowledge about the relevant legal risks, rights and responsibilities of employers, and how to manage legal and employment issues from a practical perspective.