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Survival of the Fittest in Trade Marks Dispute

[fa icon="calendar'] Sep 8, 2017 8:51:35 AM / by Daniel Jepson posted in Business Corporate & Commercial, Franchising & Retail

We all know someone who is addicted to Crossfit. Not surprisingly, with its rise in popularity those behind Crossfit have taken steps to protect the brand. This includes the registration of ‘CROSSFIT’ as a trade mark all over the world. In Australia, the word ‘CROSSFIT’ has three separate registrations in a number of different classes.

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Pros and Cons of Sub-leasing Your Site From the Franchisor

[fa icon="calendar'] Sep 6, 2017 9:49:06 AM / by Corinne Attard posted in Franchising & Retail

If you are looking to buy a franchised business which operates from any premises other than your home, you will need a lease.  For retail businesses location is critical and it is likely your franchisor will control the negotiation process and require that either the lease be in its name with a sublease or licence granted to you, or allow the lease to be in your name but with some conditions attached.  

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Holman Webb Health Law Bulletin - August 2017

[fa icon="calendar'] Sep 4, 2017 2:34:45 PM / by Alison Choy Flannigan posted in Health, Aged Care & Life Sciences

Welcome to the August 2017 edition of the Holman Webb Health Law Bulletin. 

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Looking Into Leases

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 29, 2017 3:27:57 PM / by Corinne Attard posted in Franchising & Retail, Property

If you are buying a retail franchise business, the lease is a critical element. Here are 10 questions to ask about your lease...

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Holman Webb CFO selected as a finalist in the 2017 Executive of the Year awards

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 18, 2017 12:56:25 PM / by Holman Webb posted in Business Corporate & Commercial, Commercial Recovery & Insolvency, Banking & Finance, Workplace Relations

Congratulations to our CFO, Magdalena Kosior-Molloy who has been selected as a finalist for the CFO of the Year award in the 2017 Executive of the Year awards. 

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Partner named in Who's Who Legal

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 17, 2017 3:07:55 PM / by Holman Webb posted in Business Corporate & Commercial, Franchising & Retail

Congratulations to Partner, Corinne Attard, who has once again been selected by Who’s Who Legal: Franchising as one of the pre-eminent leading franchise lawyers in Australia.   

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Holman Webb in the Press - Aggressive Appetite Gains Mid-Tier New Team

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 16, 2017 9:23:05 AM / by Holman Webb posted in Property

Greg Malakou, CEO, speaks to Lawyers Weekly regarding our recent merger with Sydney property and construction law firm, Bruce and Stewart.

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Junior Lawyer Position – Commercial Recovery, Insolvency & Litigation – 3 yrs PAE

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 10, 2017 3:32:21 PM / by Holman Webb posted in Commercial Recovery & Insolvency

We have an opening for a lawyer to join our Commercial Recovery & Insolvency team. This position is ideally suited to someone around 3 years’ post admission experience in commercial litigation, with some exposure to recovery and insolvency work.

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Holman Webb named Finalist in the 2017 Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards

[fa icon="calendar'] Jul 24, 2017 3:04:36 PM / by Holman Webb posted in Insurance

Holman Webb is delighted to announce we have been named as a finalist in the  Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards 2017 – Insurance Team of the Year category.

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Partner tops Doyles Guide in Health and Aged Care Law

[fa icon="calendar'] Jul 12, 2017 2:52:47 PM / by John Wakefield

Congratulations to Partner, Alison Choy Flannigan, who has been listed in Doyles Guide as one of the top 3 preeminent lawyers in Health and Aged Care in NSW. 

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