Legal

Is your business ready for a data breach? Here’s what you should know

Hacking and data breaches have become increasingly common for business owners and leaders. Here's what you need to know...

How Aussie businesses can boost their sale value despite the impact of COVID-19

If you think the only way to sell your business in the current environment is through a fire sale, think again. Dynamic Business explains everything you need to know about intangible assets.

Will employers be able to mandate employees receive a COVID-19 vaccine?

In light of Australia's impending roll-out of a COVID-19 vaccine in March, a major consideration for employers will be whether they can direct their employees to have the vaccine.

Surviving workplace bullying: 5 steps to success

I’m a former victim of extreme workplace bullying. For more than three years, I worked in the global resources industry in Australia, running health and...

How do verbal promises become legally binding?

Dynamic Business revisits a highly interesting topic on how verbal promises become legally binding, what that looks like and when it becomes "official." In...

Expert Robert Bryden shares his legal tips for franchisees

Australia is thriving with over 1,300 franchise businesses in a range of industries, earning over $181 billion dollars in revenue and continually growing.  In recent...

Protecting your SME when an employee leaves

Small businesses and startups face as much risk in employment as larger enterprises but they are often less well-equipped to address these issues. When...

5 ways you can avoid accidents in the workplace

When people hear the term “workplace accident”, they often think of people in high-risk jobs working with heavy machinery, with dangerous substances, or working...

Five tips to ensure your interns don’t sue you

Internships can be a mixed bag. Done poorly and you have an intern twiddling their thumbs or doing work that really should be done...

The search for the Holy Grail: Four Challenges You Will Face When Trying to Sell Your Business

The 'Holy Grail', for many business owners, is to launch a business, grow it, sell it at a profit and retire early. Even for...

Companies that offer to freeze their employees’ eggs risk opening ‘Pandora’s Box’, says lawyer

In the United States, it is becoming vogue for companies to pay for female employees to freeze their eggs, with the likes of Apple,...

The five key things to consider ahead of purchasing insurance for your business

As a business owner, dealing with insurance can easily slide down the priority list.  Not many people look forward to answering bunches of questions...

Businesses saddle up for Melbourne Cup

It’s the race that stops the nation but Melbourne Cup is also the race the halts workplaces – and not just in Victoria where...

An employer is hit with an unfair dismissal claim every 3 and a half minutes in Australia

An analysis of the Fair Work Commission 2016-17* report reveals an employer was hit with an unfair dismissal claim every three and a half...

One in two small businesses not prepared for workplace bullies, Employsure research shows

Half of Australia’s small businesses not only lack an action plan to address workplace bullying, they don’t understand the legal requirements, according research undertaken...

The Weinstein scandal: Is your business equipped to deal with sexual harassment?

For organisations, big or small, accusations of sexual harassment are alarming. With the current press surrounding the allegations of sexual harassment made against Harvey...

7-Eleven franchisee accused of sacking worker who refused to hand over leave entitlements

A 7-Eleven Franchisee in Brisbane is facing court for allegedly dismissing a worker by removing him from the roster after he refused his employer’s...

United or divided: when the views of your company aren’t shared by your employees

You may have been told once before that it is not polite to discuss religion or politics at the dinner table, but what about...

From unfair contract terms to optimism: A VSBC update on Victoria’s small businesses

The Victorian Small Business Commissioner, Judy O’Connell, provided Dynamic Business with insights into the state’s small business sector, including barriers to growth and the...

What’s in a (Domain) Name? Nailing the basics

In today’s ever increasing online world, domain names have become one of the most important business assets for sales to consumers, contact with and...