Welcome to the February edition of the Garland Waddington newsletter.
Can you believe we are already one month into the new year?
We hope you had a wonderful Christmas and New Years, some well-deserved time off and are looking forward to 2015 as much as Ken, Brendan and the Garland Waddington team are.
With a new year will come new ventures and no doubt new challenges as well. Whether they be personal or business related, our team has the range of experience to assist you with these ventures and challenges.
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New franchising code
At the stroke of midnight on 31 December 2014 while many were out celebrating a new year, the franchising industry saw the long awaited and much anticipated commencement of a new Franchising Code of Conduct.
In a family breakup will property be divided 50/50?
Following the breakdown of a marriage or de facto relationship, it is common for separated parties to be unsure and anxious about their property settlement and the assets they are likely to retain.
What is a testamentary trust?
In this article we will explain everything you need to know about Testamentary Trusts and will outline some smart reasons why you should include one in your will.
Debt recovery basics for business
If you are owed money for goods or services these are the critical things you need to know to enforce or protect your rights.