Commercial Litigation and Dispute Resolution

We not only work for our clients, but we work with them to actively resolve their disputes. Our clients benefit from focused, timely and cost-effective commercial litigation and dispute resolution services. Over the past six years, our team has assisted clients with a number of very large and complex disputes, as well as a number of small disputes.

Our team prepares a litigation and resolution plan at an early stagy of any dispute. We regularly update clients on progress and involve them in the resolution strategy to ensure the solution is right for them.

The use of technology enables us to maintain a lean commercial litigation team while at the same time being able to efficiently and effectively manage litigation of all sizes.

Key services

  • Defending and advising on complex contract disputes
  • Advising on Corporations Act issues
  • Advising on partnership disputes
  • Class action litigation
  • Managing joint venture and shareholder disputes
  • Defending technology disputes
  • White collar and commercial fraud investigations and litigation
  • Defending injunctions
  • Asset tracing
  • Managing retail and brand disputes
  • Purchase and sale of business disputes
  • Pharmacy business disputes

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PERSPECTIVES

  • Commercial Litigation & Dispute Resolution,Corporate & Commercial,
  • Mar 31, 2021
  • Author: Douglas Raftesath
  • INSIGHT: Dangers in negotiating commercial agreements

    Commercial agreements vary in complexity, the length of time parties are involved in negotiations, and importantly, in the level of formality the parties employ as they ‘thrash out’ the terms. For these reasons, it is sometimes difficult to work out when the negotiations have reached a point where the law would regard the parties as […]

  • Commercial Litigation & Dispute Resolution,Corporate & Commercial,
  • Mar 31, 2021
  • Author: Douglas Raftesath Author: Georgina Odell Author: Mark Fitzgerald
  • INSIGHT: The importance of an up to date and relevant shareholders’ agreement

    A shareholders’ agreement is a contract between a company’s shareholders (sometimes the company itself is also a party), setting out the rights and obligations of the shareholders in relation to the affairs of the company and how it is to be managed. If the company is the trustee of a unit trust the agreement relates […]

  • Commercial Litigation & Dispute Resolution,Corporate & Commercial,
  • Mar 31, 2021
  • Author: Douglas Raftesath
  • INSIGHT: New disclosure obligations in New South Wales require increased transparency with consumers

    From 1 January 2021, New South Wales Fair Trading is proposing to enforce new disclosure obligations (which were first introduced in July 2020) contained in the Fair Trading Act 1987 (NSW). The new obligations relate to how businesses that supply goods and services in New South Wales to consumers, communicate with customers and how intermediaries […]

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