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Category Archives: Retail, Franchising & Distribution

apple store

Apple takes a bite out of retail

In November 2010 Apple Inc obtained a three-dimensional trade mark of the layout of their ‘flagship’ stores in the United States as depicted below. Since t […]

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comparison pricing

Comparison pricing: the price is right

Comparison advertising with two prices is frequently used as a powerful sales tool. Businesses often compare the price of a product with: the company's prev […]

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Therapeutic benefits of tiger tooth

The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) administers the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989 (Cth) (Act) and is responsible for regulating therapeutic goods including: […]

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Franchisors beware: ACCC set to audit

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) sometimes release details of industries or target groups that will be receiving their attention, eithe […]

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PPSR warning noises become a chorus

The initial warning noises about compliance with the Personal Property Securities Act 2009 Cth (PPSA) are becoming a chorus. The following should serve as anoth […]

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PPSA blog post

Preventing problems with the PPSR

PPSA, PPSR, PMSI - leaving aside the sometimes confusing, and frequently tongue twisting terminology, many of us are now well aware of the difficulties posed by […]

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Shareholders agreement

Shareholders agreement

A shareholders agreement is a legally binding arrangement entered into between each of the shareholders in a company by which they agree how their relationship […]

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IT contracts

Surviving an IT contract – a customer’s guide (part 1)

This is the first of a six part series intended to smooth the often-troubled waters of IT contracts. Are you buying an off the shelf software product? Are yo […]

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