Does your business market itself by communicating directly with potential customers via mail, email, SMS or telemarketing? If the answer to this question is yes, your business will need to comply with legal obligations imposed under either the Spam Act 2003 (Cth), the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) or the Do Not Call Register Act 2006 (Cth).
It goes without saying that those involved in the construction, engineering and infrastructure industries, whether commercial, industrial, energy and resources or residential, will want to maximise their rights and legal protection in order to deal with payment for works or related goods and services.
Recent changes in the law have cast doubt upon the effectiveness of common asset protection measures, such as asset gifting and discretionary trusts. Read on to find out how these changes could affect you.
The Australian Law Reform Commission has recommended comprehensive changes to the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth). It is expected that many of these changes will be adopted into law. Read on to find out how these changes might effect you!