Thursday, 30 January 2020
Fair Work Inspectors are cracking down on business owners who fail to correctly classify the terms of engagement of their workers. Business owners listen up because with maximum penalties of $12,600 for individuals and $63,000 for corporations, it may be worth reviewing the terms upon which your workers are engaged. The Fair Work Act 2009 and the Independent
Wednesday, 29 January 2020
As yet another builder enters into liquidation, let this be a timely reminder for creditors to seek urgent legal advice if they suspect that their client may be having financial difficulties. Ri-Con Contractors Pty Ltd has reportedly entered liquidation, with debts totalling more than $4 million owed to more than 300 creditors. Whilst it is
Tuesday, 10 September 2019
As a QBCC license holder, it is important to follow the rules and regulations set out by the QBCC. Failure to do so can result in a formal warning or fine and in more serious cases, suspension or cancellation of your licence. If your license is suspended or cancelled, your inability to operate may have
Tuesday, 27 August 2019
Alert: J.R & L.M. Trackson Pty Ltd v NCP Contracting Pty Ltd & Ors [2019] QSC 201 The Supreme Court of Queensland finds that sending an email containing three separate invoices constitutes one payment claim. However, it is important to understand that this decision was made in relation to the provisions under the former Building and