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Articles and legal news from the Atkinson Vinden Team.

  • Workplace Flexibility Stretched

    Those striving for a better work-life balance will be pleased to learn that the range of people now entitled to request flexible working arrangements has been stretched. Business may not be so pleased because of the potential organizational contortions this may require. Since 2010, working Australians have been entitled to request flexible working arrangements whilst...

    Employment Law

  • Alchemy and Credit Control: Turning Longstanding Debts into Gold

    “Cash is king”, or so the saying goes, but how do you make progress with clients who just won’t pay? If a significant amount of money is owed, legal proceedings are usually justified on a commercial basis, and will usually get the other party’s immediate attention. But what if the amount owed is relatively modest,...

    Commercial Law

  • Landlords vs Tenants

    Knowledge is power. Recently we have had a few clients who have not been fully aware of the rights and obligations that operate under the Retail Leases Act (1994) NSW (the Act). These are some key issues both landlords and tenants should be aware of, from the perspective of a typical tenant: 1.    “My landlord...

    Disputes, Property Law