Seminar at the Grace Hotel 2 November 2015

On 2 November 2015, our Managing Director and Geoffrey McDonald Barrister presented a seminar at the Grace Hotel to which much positive feedback was received.

The topics discussed included:

Business law - Purchase and Sale of Business
  • The legal pitfalls of purchasing a business
  • The role of the Accountant
  • Purchaser's checklist
  • Disclosure requirements affecting Accountants and Liquidators
  • Liability of Accountants and Liquidators
  • Minimising liability when purchasing a business
Credit law - per Australian Institute of Credit Management
  • Effective Terms of Trade and how to ensure their interaction with your organisation's politics
  • What needs to be covered for effective terms and how to ensure these are adopted by your business?

If you wish to see the Seminar Paper and respective handout on these topics please click on the links.

Employment law - Dismissing Staff
  • The Process
  • Horror stories
  • Liquidator's rules
  • Practical examples for Liquidators and Accountants
  • Pro-forma letter to assist clients with dismissals
  • Single Safety Breach - a valid ground for dismissal
  • Liability for employers for incidents outside the ordinary workplace
  • Implied term of Mutual Trust and Confidence in employment contracts

If you wish to see the Seminar Paper and respective handout on these topics please click on the links.

If you are interested in attending our next seminar please let us know at belinda@gpalaw.com.au.

Gavin Parsons

Date posted: 2015-11-23