February 9, 2018

New Privacy Laws – Comply Now or Pay the Penalty

New mandatory data breach notification laws  As of 22 February 2018, all organisations with existing personal information security obligations under the Australian Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) (“Privacy […]
November 27, 2017

Promotion Announcement – Tamara Scholl

Gavin Parsons and Associates are pleased to announce the promotion of Tamara Scholl to the position of Solicitor.  Tamara joined us in April this year as […]
October 18, 2017

Phoenix Companies – What Are They, Are They Legal and What is Being Done About Them?

What is phoenixing?  There is currently no express prohibition, proscribed under Australian law, from carrying out “phoenix activity”. Australian law also does not define “phoenix activity”.  […]
August 30, 2017

Promotion Announcement – Daniel Rappoport

Gavin Parsons and Associates are very proud to announce the promotion of Daniel Rappoport to the position of Senior Associate.  This promotion is in recognition of […]
October 24, 2016

Changes to the Law on Unfair Contract Terms will come into effect from 12 November 2016

Between 1 January 2011 and 31 December 2014 the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (“ACCC“) was contacted by 1,375 small businesses to complain about unfair contracts. […]