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Commercial Law

The $2 Company and Unconscionable Conduct: Importance of Certainty before Execution of Agreements

By NB Lawyers | June 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

The rise of $2 companies has led to many discussions regarding legal execution of agreements. Entering into an agreement whether it be for a lease, purchase or sale is a significant financial decision generally involving large sums of money.

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Top 5 Tips to Legally Protect your Brand

By NB Lawyers | October 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

The concept of a “brand” is familiar to all of us. Your business name, slogans and logos are what distinguish your business in the eyes of your customers. You may think that simply because you were the first to use a particular slogan, or because you have registered your business name, you are protected against…

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How to franchise your business?

By NB Lawyers | October 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Why franchise a business? Franchising a business can be a very profitable way of expanding a successful existing business. Many well-known brands such as McDonalds, Domino’s Pizza, have used franchising to finance and accelerate their growth from local businesses into leading global brands,

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Salary Packaging and Fringe Benefits Tax

By NB Lawyers | October 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

It is no secret that modern workplaces and working arrangements are becoming more and more flexible in terms of how they operate. Examples include: Employers providing parents with flexible working arrangements amenable to their family responsibilities, and students negotiating for study leave in exchange for longer shifts.

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Business Succession Planning

By NB Lawyers | September 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Nobody likes to think about it, but it’s inevitable that one day you’ll leave your business. Whether you decide to sell up, retire or leave due to health reasons, it’s important that you plan for that day. A succession (or exit) plan outlines who will take over your business (or your share of the business)…

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