Many of our clients are business people with a variety of legal requirements.
We consider it important that we are available to business clients for prompt advice. Business can be fast – paced and advice is required at early stages can be identify to potential for problems or delays.
Early advice on employment matters can also be important to the outcome of problems within the business. We recommend you contact us before you considering terminating an employee's employment.
Tax is involved in most business transactions. However, it is often overlooked or only considered after decisions have been made that can have tax implications.
An agreement to lease may seem straight – forward. However, this will commit you to significant unseen lease obligations that you need to know about before you sign.
Sale and purchase of a business
Buying a business can be an emotional decision like buying a house. There are many traps and pitfalls that may not be obvious to the untrained eye. It is important that you discuss your intentions with us before you sign on the dotted line.
We offer our years of experience in the sale and purchase of businesses including advice on leases, guarantees, franchises, distribution agreements, terms of trade, employment, contracts, gift duty, income tax and GST.