Posts Categorized: Legal

Is there a Safe Harbour from Covid-19?

BridgePoint Group’s Russell Debney provides a steady hand when diving into solvency and directors’ liabilities in these stressful times.  Not as far as the health of you and your family is concerned. So continue to follow all of the social distancing and other hygiene recommendations from the medical experts until…

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Qantas has invoked Section 524, can you?

BridgePoint Group Expert Panel Member, Russell Debney (Commercial and Corporate Lawyer), provides insights into the staff stand-down decision made by Qantas. Qantas has just stood down 20,000 employees without pay. Can I do that in my business as I am preparing for a substantial downturn as a result of coronavirus?…

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Stuff that still shocks me after all these years …

… and what to do about it It’s frustrating to see business owners sticking their head in the sand in relation to issues that have the potential to derail or destroy their business. I’ve seen recent examples where putting these issues off has caused a lot of heartache and financial…

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Police Powers – What Are Your Rights?

“Can you come down to the station to answer some questions?” So, the police have arrived at your door and want your son to accompany them to the station to answer a few questions … Does your son have to go? Can they stop and demand that your son assists…

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