As of Thursday 19 November 2020, all persons in South Australia have been directed to stay at home, subject to some exceptions. Fortunately, it is lawful for a person to leave home for the purpose of … [Read more...] about Can I Spend Time with my Child, given the current SA Stay at Home Direction ?
We think it is safe to say that the announcement and subsequent enforcement of the 6-day COVID-19 circuit breaker lockdown on Wednesday has left us all feeling a rollercoaster of emotions. You may … [Read more...] about How to survive lockdown?
Based on the South Australian government announcement yesterday, many businesses will be required to shut down for the next 6 days. If you are an employer with employees and are abit lost as to what … [Read more...] about Are you an employer and not sure what to do with your employees now that SA in a 6 day Covid- 19 Lockdown
In our previous blog, we discussed steps that you can take to protect your money and secure your cash flow. If you have exhausted these options and are still not able to recover your money, then you … [Read more...] about What do I need to do if I want to pursue a debtor through the Court?
One of the first things our clients will ask when they are owed money by someone is ‘Can I caveat their property?’ Unfortunately, there is a misconception that a debt automatically creates a … [Read more...] about To caveat or not to caveat?
Have you heard of the business owner who lost his family home due to significant business debts? As a business owner you can avoid such an unfortunate event by choosing the right business structure to … [Read more...] about Setting up or reviewing your business? A guide to selecting the right business structure
As you would likely already know, all full-time and part-time employees are entitled to be paid personal and carer’s leave under the Fair Work Act 2009 (Cth) (‘FWA’). The key question, however, … [Read more...] about Personal/Carer’s Leave: Recent changes in law
Maintaining a healthy cash flow is the key to a successful business. Unfortunately, due to the economic impact of COVID-19, we are seeing an increasing number of businesses failing because cash flow … [Read more...] about How to ensure cash flow of your business during COVID-19 and beyond
Since the emergence of COVID-19 there has been an indefinite period of uncertainty to almost all aspects of our lives and none more so than our economy. From as early as March 2020, we … [Read more...] about Managing Contractual Relationships In Times Of Uncertainty
In April last year, approximately a week after I commenced employment with Clarke Hemmerling Lawyers, I found out I was pregnant. To say I was freaking out was an understatement. So many … [Read more...] about Employment – What to expect when you are expecting