Business

PD Law Business and Development Team Grows  Being the son of a civil engineer in high demand often leads to lots of travel for the family, and that’s no different for Lucas Hickey, who has joined our business and property development team at PD Law. From...

Cyclone Debbie – A year on Although usually over in hours, the havoc a cyclone wreaks on small businesses can only be truly understood in retrospect. Here’s a brief account of our experience. Sunday 26th March As TC Debbie weaves towards the Whitsunday coast, the Region’s disaster response...

I’ve set up a company to own and run my business, and my partner and I will be directors. Are your personal assets safe? Just a yes or no answer please. How about yes AND no? The logic is that the company is the entity that...

The old work van had been used in the business for years, as had the office manager, who’d recently retired after a 9-year stint running the place for you. The handover to her replacement looked ok from where you stood. The new manager proved competent and,...

Buying a Business Our guide is designed to cover the essentials when setting out on a business venture. We’ve tried to keep the content clean, to the point  and relevant, not just from a legal perspective, but also as to what it means to be in...

Claiming on your Insurance   Mentioning how devastating TC Debbie was is wasting your time, but getting motivated now to re-start is not. Apart from the tangible benefits of getting an insurance claim processed, it’s just good to be pro-active: feeling like the wheels are starting to...