Binding vs Limited Child Support Agreements

Binding vs Limited Child Support Agreements Child Support Agreements are an ideal way for separated parents to record their agreement regarding child support. Entering into a Child Support Agreement can provide you with peace of mind and reassurance during a time of turmoil and change. It also promotes open and honest communication between separated parents.…

Buying a business in Queensland

Buying a business in Queensland When you are considering buying a business in Queensland, it is crucial to understand the legal requirements involved in the process. You need to consider: We recommend getting the services of a lawyer to ensure that your interests are protected and that the transfer of ownership is handled correctly. This…

International Registration of Trade Marks

International registration of trade marks International registration of trade marks is a process by which a trade mark owner can seek protection for their trade mark in multiple countries through a single application. This process is governed by the Madrid System, which is administered by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO). The Madrid System The…

What is a Trade Mark?

What is a Trade Mark? A Trade Mark is a sign that is used to distinguish the goods or services of one trader from those of another. In Australia, trade marks are registered and protected under the Trade Marks Act 1995 (Cth). The process of registering a trade mark in Australia begins with a search…

Retail Shop Leases in Queensland

Retail Shop Leases in Queensland Retail shop leases in Brisbane, Australia are agreements between a landlord and a tenant for the use of commercial property for the purpose of operating a retail business. These leases typically involve the rental of a retail space, such as a store in a shopping center or on a busy…

Business Names in Australia

Business Names in Australia When you register a Business name in Australia you seek to obtain a name for a business that is used to distinguish it from other businesses and protect the name. The registration of business names is done through the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC). Check their website under business names.…

Child Support Agreements

Child Support Agreements Child Support Agreements are very useful tool that lets parents decide how they will support their children. They are a legally binding agreement that outline the financial responsibilities of parents. Essentially who pays what and when. The are especially useful for stipulating payment od private school fees. There are two main types…

Why you need a will

Why you need a will A will is an important because it sets out in legal form how a person’s assets will be distributed after their death. It is important to ensure that your wishes are carried out and that your loved ones are taken care of in the event of your death. Without a…

How conveyancing works

What is conveyancing? Conveyancing is the process of transferring ownership of a legal title of land (property) from one person or entity to another. A typical conveyancing transaction consists of three stages: before contract before completion after completion What is a conveyancer? A conveyancer  is a licensed and qualified professional whose job it is to…