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Pandemics are bad for business, and Commercial leases will now have to reflect that for the COVID-19 period

The COVID-19 pandemic has just slugged the global economy with the most significant downturn since the Great Depression. Still, once the virus is under reasonable control, it will probably be easier to recover economically than in the 1930s. Nevertheless, many businesses could collapse in the short term, which would have become viable again once the …

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Privacy Law for small businesses & Things included in a Privacy Policy

It would be best to have a Privacy Policy on your website when you operate a business that collects, stores, or discloses personal information. Your Privacy Policy must comply with Australian privacy laws and European Union rules if some of your customers reside there. What should you include in your Privacy Policy? That will depend …

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Can a competitor use my business name as a keyword search on paid search engine listings?

If somebody had said that to you twenty years ago, you would have told them to take the medication. And, if you’ve ever tried to wrap your head around 21st-century internet advertising, you probably felt like you might need the prescription too. When a business pays a search engine hard cash to feature its ad …

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7 Things Start-Ups Need to Know to Avoid a Lawsuit

Are you a business start-up looking for lawyer tips? This article offers seven tips to avoid common mistakes made by start-ups and new business owners. In summary, they are: Your terms of trade with your customers should be clear and sound. Define the role of your business partners in the business. It would help if …

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How to Identify & Resolve your Business Compliance and Regulation Issues

Not identifying or ignoring compliance or regulation issues your business faces can cost you time and not just money. To understand why a government department has made an adverse finding against you or your business or has alleged your business is non-compliant with specific government regulations, first, ask the decision-maker for a copy of the …

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