Superannuation Guarantee Amnesty

The ATO estimated that in 2014-2015 alone, employers failed to pay nearly $3 billion in superannuation earnt by workers, or…

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ReGroup Solutions Turnaround Practitioners

ReGroup Solutions & Turnaround Practitioners ~ Gold Coast Associates Successful Breakfast Networking Seminar Win for Local Business The leaders of…

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Safe Harbour for Startups

It is often the case that entrepreneurs may encounter several failed startups before they experience success. The journey can be…

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UK turnaround regime has potential to evolve…

Could Australia’s new insolvency legislation, SafeHarbour, be a model for the UK? According to research published in October 2010 comparing…

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Ipso Facto Clauses – Contract Reviews

The Treasury Laws Amendment (Enterprise Incentives No 2) Bill 2017 provides a Safe Harbour for directors against insolvent trading personal…

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Cyber Security Update – Small Business Guide SA

The Office of the South Australian Small Business Commissioner (SASBC) commenced operations on 29 March 2012 recognising that small businesses…

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Avoiding Failure – Smaller and Family Businesses

The SME market has had it very tough in Australia – smaller and family businesses have struggled to avoid failure…

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Insolvency Warning Signs – cashflow is king

Financial Literacy All directors must have some financial literacy in order to fulfil their duties and responsibilities to the company. This…

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Safe Harbour – Risking Personal Liability to Rescue a Company

Twilight Zone When a company is under performing financially, directors might: do nothing or procrastinate; decide to resign or jump…

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Recovery Provisions – Trading a Business out of Financial Difficulty  

Directors Safe Harbour Protection from Insolvent Trading Personal Liability  The Treasury Laws Amendment (2017 Enterprise Incentives No. 2) Bill 2017…

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‘Twilight Zone’ Turnaround, Administration and Safe Harbour Protection for Directors

Twilight Zone – Directors Appointment of Administrators Australia’s stigmatising of corporate failure and the favouring creditors over debtors has given…

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How Business Owners Should Manage Risk and Checklist for Times of Crisis

Technological Advancements and Economic Growth The breadth of technological change and digital disruption has changed businesses approach to risk. Innovation…

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Care, Diligence & the Business Judgement Rule

Who would want to be a director? Being a ‘director’ is an esteemed title which may project an image of…

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