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IP Australia is the Australian Government agency that administers intellectual property including trade marks. In recent times IP Australia has been experiencing delays in the general examination of trade marks.…Read more
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) is an independent Commonwealth statutory authority whose role is to enforce the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 and ensure compliance with competition, fair trading and…Read more
The Foreign Investment Review Board (FIRB) is an Australian government department that assesses applications from foreign persons who would like to invest or buy a home in Australia. It is…Read more
The Full Court of the Federal Court recently dismissed an appeal by Urban Alley Brewery Pty Ltd (Urban Alley), a craft brew house after it appealed against a decision earlier…Read more
We are often consulted by clients who wish to set up a charity, not-for-profit organisation or social enterprise. So, what are the differences between charities and socials enterprises and what…Read more
What happens if my finance approval gets withdrawn once the contract becomes unconditional during COVID-19?
As we all know, the COVID-19 pandemic is having an unprecedented impact worldwide. Even though restrictions are currently easing in Queensland, unfortunately the pandemic may still have a significant effect…Read more
In Queensland, most property purchases use a standard contract endorsed by the Queensland Law Society and the Real Estate Institute of Queensland. The property industry is familiar with the standard…Read more