The Amending Act introduces changes that largely impose additional obligations on a retail landlord and provide retail tenants with additional rights and protections.Read more...
Ardent Leisure was fined $3.6 million, after pleading guilty to three breaches of workplace health and safety laws—The biggest fine in Queensland's history.Read more...
Eligible commercial and retail tenants will have greater certainty through the coming months with rent relief regulations in NSW, SA, VIC, QLD, TAS and WA to be extended beyond their respective original expiry dates.Read more...
As the labyrinth of procurement connected policies and legislation is growing, this quick reference guide can help you check whether your Request for Tender documents comply.
This decision outlines the requirements to claim hire car costs in vehicle property damage disputes, including those involving luxury vehicles.
Health Care Update Issue 8 features insights from our national team of expert health lawyers on significant cases and changes affecting practitioners, clinics and insurers.
Wage theft is now a crime in Queensland following the successful passage of the Queensland Government's Criminal Code and Other Legislation (Wage Theft) Amendment Bill 2020.
Recent changes to the Foreign Investment Review Board (FIRB) regime reinstates the normal monetary thresholds for the renewal or extension of leases for existing commercial properties.
Sparke Helmore proud to be recognised as Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (2018/19 and 2019/20)
Sparke Helmore Lawyers has been recognised two years running as an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (EOCGE) by the Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA). Click here to read more.
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