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Statutory demand minimum set to increase to $4,000.00

Statutory demand minimum set to increase to $4,000.00

Publications | 31 May 2021   Statutory demand minimum set to increase to $4,000.00 On 29 May 2021, the Corporations Amendment (Statutory Minimum) Regulations 2021 (“Regulations”) commenced to change the statutory minimum of statutory demands. Pursuant to section 459E of the Corporations Act...

New laws target illegal phoenix activity

New laws target illegal phoenix activity

Publications | 23 FEBRUARY 2021   New laws target illegal phoenix activity As at 18 February 2021, the Treasury Laws Amendment (Combating Illegal Phoenixing) Act 2020 (Cth) (“Act”) came into operation, which saw significant amendments to the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) (“Corporations Act”),...

National minimum wage set to increase on 1 July 2020

National minimum wage set to increase on 1 July 2020

Publications | 23 June 2020   National minimum wage set to increase on 1 July 2020 On 19 June 2020, the Fair Work Commission (“Commission”) decided to increase the national minimum wage (“NMW”) from 1 July 2020 by 1.75%, which sees the NMW raised to $753.80 per week ($19.84 per hour). A copy...

Rebate statements: Agent’s commission at risk!

Rebate statements: Agent’s commission at risk!

Publications | 14 OCTOBER 2019   National minimum wage set to increase on 1 July 2020 In an important update for estate agents, on 19 April 2018, in Advisory Services Pty Ltd (t/a Ray White St Albans) v Augustin & Anor [2018] VSCA 95, the Supreme Court of Victoria (Court of Appeal) found...