News

The new Franchising Code of Conduct

6 Nov 2014

The new Franchising Code of Conduct has been released and is set to commence on 1 January 2015.

The path ahead for the 34 Essendon players

5 Nov 2014

The recent Federal Court case involving ASADA, the Essendon Football Club and James Hird has received saturation coverage by the media. The media coverage has been confusing and often plainly wrong.

ACCC Franchising Update

5 Nov 2014

Dr Michael Schaper, Deputy Chair of the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (“the ACCC”), addressed the National Franchise Convention Legal Symposium on Sunday 26 October 2014 about the ACCC’s recent franchising activities.

Push for universal adoption of Domestic Violence leave

5 Nov 2014

As community awareness of the wide-reaching and damaging effects of domestic violence has grown, so has the number of organisations that provide domestic violence leave entitlements to their employees.