With a new law commencing on 12 November 2016, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) is reminding all businesses to check the standard form contracts they use with small businesses for any unfair contract terms.
The new law aims to protect small businesses from unfair terms in business-to-business standard form contracts... read more.
The SBDC is calling for small businesses in retail to help shape the future of the sector.
The 90 Day Retail Mapping project was recently announced by the Hon Sean L’Estrange, MLA Minister for Small Business and is aimed at improving the regulatory environment that small retailers must face when entering the market.
The project will identify areas for reform so that retailers’ experience with regulation is as seamless as possible and does not impose unnecessary burdens....read more.