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This issue features:
Take care when buying a property off the plan
The term “buying off the plan” usually refers to purchasing a property that is not yet registered as a separate lot with the government department responsible for land title registrations, or not yet built.
Trade marks in Australia
The advantage of registering a trade mark is that it confers far more benefits than registering a business name, company name or domain name.
Employee or contractor - do you know the difference?
It's important for all businesses to have systems in place to determine whether workers should be classified as employees or independent contractors, as tax, super and other government obligations are different depending on whether the working arrangement is employment or contracting.
Compass charity welcomes Garland Waddington to learn the ropes.
Local lawyers had a fun and meaningful team day out in aid of charity when The Compass Institute welcomed the Garland Waddington team to their 20 acre organic farm in Palmwoods recently.