2 CPD points
2017/2018 CPD year
This DVD contains three highly-rated sessions from the Business Law stream at QLS Symposium 2017.
Part A - Big issues for small business
The Personal Property Securities Register's new regulatory compliance software RegTech allows lawyers to efficiently create more income for themselves and help clients reduce the cost, time and risks involved with personal property securities compliance. This session looks at some case updates and demonstrates the Personal Property Securities Register's new regulatory compliance software, RegTech.
Part B - Franchising: A focussed session on the sale of a franchised business
Franchising in Australia is amongst the most dynamic and progressive business sectors in the economy, with substantial growth in the demand for specialist legal advice. This practical session will focus on practical issues to address when advising a buyer or a seller of a franchised business and discuss the issues arising out of the sale of a franchised business.
Part C - All is fair in love and war - but not contracts
The existing unfair contract term protections in the Australian Consumer Law for consumers were extended to cover standard form small business contracts. Whether you advise small business clients about their standard terms and conditions or consumers; you need to come up to speed with the recent developments in relation to small business contracts. This practical session will, with reference to Australian and United Kingdom decisions, provide guidance on the key provisions of the legislation.