Be wary of small business telecommunication contracts

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has released a new warning to small businesses to be wary when entering into contracts with telecommunication companies that bundle a telecommunications service and call credit with what is perceived to be ‘free’ equipment. The warning makes note that many of the agreements being signed by the smaller

Legal aspects of an international business

An international business will need to keep in mind the legal aspects of going global and the various laws governing international trade and investments, from policies introduced by the World Trade Organisation (WTO) to the rules contained in the General Agreement for Trade and Tariffs (GATT) and Trade-Related Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS) and legal principles