What Retirement Village Operators Need to Know About Australian Consumer Law & NSW Reforms

[fa icon="calendar'] Sep 14, 2017 3:23:59 PM / by Alison Choy Flannigan & Bill Lo posted in Business Corporate & Commercial, Health, Aged Care & Life Sciences, Property

Background

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has recently announced that it will launch an investigation of the “more serious matters being raised” in the Aveo retirement village scandal.

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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 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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Holman Webb Announces 10 Promotions Across Eastern Sea-Board Offices

[fa icon="calendar'] Jul 3, 2017 4:17:49 PM / by John Wakefield posted in Business Corporate & Commercial, Commercial Recovery & Insolvency, Insurance, Dispute Resolution and Litigation, Property

Holman Webb is delighted to announce 10 internal promotions across our Eastern Sea-Board offices, effective 1 July 2017.   These promotions span our commercial recovery and insolvency, corporate and commercial,  dispute resolution, insurance, property, and workplace relations practices.

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What You Need to Know About the Significant Change to Strata Laws in NSW

[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 5, 2017 11:30:30 AM / by Robyn Chamberlain posted in Health, Aged Care & Life Sciences, Property

Many health care providers own or lease business premises which are the subject of Strata title and currently more than a quarter of NSW’s population lives in, owns or manages Strata property.

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Innovation in Law, the Process of Disruption.

[fa icon="calendar'] May 30, 2017 4:44:54 PM / by Holman Webb posted in Business Corporate & Commercial, Commercial Recovery & Insolvency, Franchising & Retail, Banking & Finance, Food Law, Health, Aged Care & Life Sciences, Insurance, Intellectual Property Protection, Foreign Investment & Migration, Govenment, Media & Communications, Workplace Relations, Dispute Resolution and Litigation, Third Sector: Not-for-Profit and Social Enterprise, Property, Technology Law

Greg Malakou, Holman Webb CEO, speaks to Business First magazine about how innovation not only gives Holman Webb a competitive advantage in the market but is also fundamental to the firm’s growth strategy.

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Jones v Bartlett: When do I need to comply with evolving building standards to discharge my duty to a plaintiff?

[fa icon="calendar'] Sep 26, 2016 3:57:26 PM / by Pat O'Shea posted in Insurance, Property

Introduction

Jones v Bartlett stands for the basic proposition that an owner of a residential premises does not owe a duty of care to a plaintiff to ensure that premises are updated to comply with ever evolving Australian Standards and Building Codes. At a basic level, if the residential premises complied with the Building Code and Australian Standards when constructed, then even if the defect which caused the accident is, at the time of injury, non-compliant with current Australian Standards and Building Codes, the owner/occupier will still escape liability.

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Holman Webb Announces 9 Promotions Across Sydney and Melbourne Offices

[fa icon="calendar'] Jul 4, 2016 2:23:56 PM / by Holman Webb posted in Business Corporate & Commercial, Commercial Recovery & Insolvency, Insurance, Workplace Relations, Property

Holman Webb is delighted to announce 9 internal promotions across our Sydney and Melbourne office, effective 1 July 2016.   These promotions span across the workplace relations, insurance, property, commercial recovery and insolvency and ctp practices.

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Holman Webb named Finalists in the Australasian Lawyer Awards 2016

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 13, 2016 12:14:56 PM / by John Wakefield posted in Business Corporate & Commercial, Commercial Recovery & Insolvency, Insurance, Workplace Relations, Property

Holman Webb is delighted to announce that we have been selected as finalists in the following Australasian Law Awards 2016 categories:

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Real Property Update – What are Easements and Rights of Way and Why do Hospital and Aged Care Providers Need to Know about Them?

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 27, 2015 10:36:00 AM / by Robyn Chamberlain posted in Business Corporate & Commercial, Health, Aged Care & Life Sciences, Property

Many properties are either burdened or benefited by easements.

But what is an easement, and what does it mean if your property is the subject of an easement?

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