Legal Archives - Pears Chartered Accountants
14 June 2024

Navigating Privacy Law: A Guide for Australian Businesses

In an era where data is currency and privacy breaches can have significant consequences, understanding and complying with privacy law is crucial for Australian businesses. With […]
30 May 2024

Legal Requirements For Record-Keeping

One of the leading factors for small business failure is poor record-keeping practices. Effective record-keeping is not just a regulatory requirement; it is essential for the […]
1 May 2024

Why Legal Consultation Is Essential for Australian Startups

Starting a business is an exciting endeavour, filled with opportunities for growth and success. However, amidst the excitement, aspiring entrepreneurs must recognise the importance of seeking […]
21 February 2024

The Closing Loopholes Act: New Sweeping Reforms Target The Act

The Fair Work Legislation Amendment (Closing Loopholes) Act 2023, also known as the Closing Loopholes Act, is a monumental shift in Australian employment law. Targeting systemic […]
24 January 2024

Navigating the Digital Minefield Of Social Media: Employer Options

In the ever-evolving digital landscape, where online interactions endure indefinitely, employers encounter a significant challenge when their employees’ past actions or statements resurface on the internet. […]
29 November 2023

Clocking Out: Legal Pitfalls of Misusing Company Time

The issue of employees misusing company time has become a growing concern, particularly with more people working from home and away from the prying eyes of […]
1 November 2023

OH&S – Why Is It Important?

In the fast-paced world of Australian business, where innovation and productivity take centre stage, one integral aspect often stands as a silent guardian of success — […]
6 September 2023

What Are You Entitled To After Being Terminated From Your Role?

If you’ve been given notice of your employment ending, you want to ensure you’ve received the correct notice and entitlements by the end. The best way […]
9 August 2023

Can A Will Legally Be Changed After Death?

Contrary to popular belief, a will may be effectively changed after a person’s death. Entering a deed of family arrangement (DFA), also called a deed of […]
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