As the Coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to spread across Australia its impact on commercial arrangements is a serious concern for landlords and tenants alike. The mandatory closure of licensed premises and various quarantining measures have resulted in landlords and tenants discovering that their commercial and retail lease agreements do not deal with unprecedented events like COVID-19. Force majeure clauses in leases are rare to find and rent abatement clauses are generally

PREPARING YOUR BUSINESS FOR SALE Selling a business can be one of the biggest decisions you make. However, once you have decided to sell, there are several important things that you should consider before listing the business on the open market to ensure that your business sells at optimal value. Business Financials  The most important thing in preparing a business for sale is getting the financials of the business in