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Electronic Notice…Is it Enough?

By |2019-05-30T10:22:04+10:00April 30th, 2019|Commercial, News|

In an attempt to keep pace with advancements in technology and the use of the internet, the law is also moving forward to allow electronic consent and notice in contracts. The Supreme Court recently heard the matter of FKP v Albion Mill [2017] QSC [...]

Court’s Powers… to our Client’s Advantage

By |2019-05-30T10:24:30+10:00April 15th, 2019|Commercial, News|

Litigation, done badly, is costly and time consuming.  Sometimes clients will give up their rights because they believe litigation cannot get the outcome they are entitled to. BTLawyers’ litigation team understands that litigation is a tool get an outcome.  Like any tool, you need [...]

First in isn’t Always Best Dressed!

By |2019-05-30T12:08:42+10:00April 11th, 2019|Commercial, News|

Accepting payments from distressed debtors can be tricky.  It is tempting when you have a delinquent debtor to push hard, force a payment and move on.  However, things aren’t always that simple, particularly if the debtor then becomes insolvent. Australian insolvency laws are designed [...]

Property Termination Notices – Risks and Pitfalls

By |2019-05-30T12:08:42+10:00March 14th, 2019|Commercial|

Have you ever been threatened with an unfair eviction notice? While most landlords understand standard notice periods and will work with the tenant to come to an amicable arrangement, sometimes landlords don’t follow the rules.  BTLawyers recently represented a client who was served with [...]

To Sue or Not to Sue?

By |2019-06-18T15:08:18+10:00January 29th, 2019|Commercial|

Have a debtor that won’t respond to your emails/calls? Here are five factors to consider before jumping into litigation to recover that debt.  Do I have a good case?  Determining whether you have strong prospects of recovery is assessed on a “case by case” basis. This will [...]