50 Shades of Grey (Imports)

50 Shades of Grey (Imports)

Counterfeit goods that enter the Australian market can be detrimental to your brand, sales revenue, and reputation.

Lodging a Notice of Objection with the Australian Department of Immigration and Border Protection can be an effective trade mark enforcement tool.

Get Your Consumers' Rights Right

Get Your Consumers' Rights Right

Whether your business is a thriving fashion label or innovative software providing a service to consumers, falling foul of the Australian Consumer Law (ACL) because of a misleading or deceptive refunds policy or refunds clause, found in your customer terms and conditions, can have costly repercussions.

Strange Bedfellows: The Bachelorette and the Injunction

Strange Bedfellows: The Bachelorette and the Injunction

Viewers of The Bachelor and The Bachelorette (you know who you are) might recall that, just hours before the 2015 season finale aired on Channel 10, The Daily Mail posted an article revealing that – spoiler alert - Sam Frost had chosen Sasha Mielczarek (over Michael Turnbull) to be her ‘one and only’.  

Legal Tips & Tricks for Running Your Trade Promotion

Legal Tips & Tricks for Running Your Trade Promotion

Trade promotions, commonly known as competitions, are a powerful marketing tool and a great way to promote your business. Before running an awesome consumer-engaging trade promotion, you should ensure your trade promotion complies with the plethora of laws, regulations and codes governing the conduct of trade promotions.

The four legal questions every FitPro should be asking themselves

The four legal questions every FitPro should be asking themselves

Most FitPros that I meet generally go about their daily work without thinking too much about the legal aspects of their business. With only 24 hours in a day, and about 10-12 actual working hours, FitPros focus their time and energy on clients, marketing and working rather than reviewing the management and operations of their business.

5 common legal mistakes all FITPRO’s make.

5 common legal mistakes all FITPRO’s make.

Everyday I see a new fitness business pop up on my Facebook news feed targeting
me with ads. Unfortunately, most of these businesses have either targeted me
incorrectly or their marketing plans are just way off. Having worked with a number of

The 5 kinds of propositions your business coaching firm needs to consider in its offering

The 5 kinds of propositions your business coaching firm needs to consider in its offering

Every business coach we meet comes to us with the same mindset of becoming the
ultimate coach in the industry. Be in by way of Instagram or YouTube fame, we see
business coaches going into business without a real unique proposition.