This update covers:  How you can access the Federal Government COVID 19 Stimulus Package  What to do if your business becomes financially distressed and the emergency measures that the Federal Government has put in place to protect business owners  What relief the major banks are...

Financial distress It is anticipated that many business will suffer financial distress over the next 6 – 12 months (perhaps even over a longer period). Government reforms The Government has implemented some measures to reduce the risk of companies being placed into external administration by creditors and to...

Quick Summary   What do I do if an employee is infected?   What are employee's entitlements whilst working from home?   Can I change or reduce my employee's hours?   Can I stand down employees?   Can I dismiss employees? Managing COVID-19 in the workplace Employers must...

How healthy is your business? Why you need a legal health check… It’s simple really – you can’t fix what you don’t know. Too often people come to us when a legal issue has already surfaced, such as, being sued, insolvency, an unforeseen tax liability or an...

Protecting the family home - Gift and loan back arrangement Many business owners personally hold real property in their own name. The principal place of residence capital gains tax (CGT) exemption often drives the decision to have the family home held by individuals. The downside to this...

  New Era Lawyers specialise in advising clients on capital raising.  Here is a selection of clients who are currently seeking investors.   Fixed Returns with exposure to Commercial Lending - Qld Capital Pty Ltd Qld Capital specialises in lending funds to catalyse feasible property development projects.  This investment...