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Complying with the Code of Banking Practice – The duty owed to a guarantor when assessing and approving a loan
27 November 14
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.
Team CGW sleeps rough for Qld’s young homeless
21 November 14
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.

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Webinar: Employees and contractors: lessons learnt from Dominic B Fishing and other fishy tales
20 November 14
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.
Performance management – how to do it from beginning to end
21 November 14
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.