Author: Stuart Gibson

What Does the New “Unfair Contract Terms” Legislation for Small Business Mean for Australia?

From 12 November 2016, a new law will protect small business in Australia from unfair contractual terms.  The law covers ‘standard form contracts’ that are prepared by one party and presented on a ‘take it or leave it’ basis, where: At least one of the parties is a small business (employing less than 20 people); The upfront price payable under