Entering a Commercial Lease is no trivial matter

5 Things To Keep In Mind Before Entering a Commercial Lease If you’re a business owner it is unlikely that a commercial lease is a foreign concept to you – businesses enter into them every day. Despite the fact it may seem like a simple thing to understand, signing a commercial lease is no trivial […]

4 Myths Busted About Personal Guarantees

We often hear from clients that they understand guarantees to just be an unavoidable part of business. While the request for a Director or personal guarantee may be common practice, before readying your pen to sign, it is important we first bust some myths about your obligations when it comes to guarantees. What are Personal […]

Code of Conduct for Commercial Leasing

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Queensland has now enacted the principles of the Federal Government’s Mandatory Code of Conduct for Commercial Leasing. The Retail Shop Leases and Other Commercial Leases (COVID-19 Emergency Response) Regulation 2020 (the regulation) came into effect on 28 May 2020. This regulation implements the National Cabinet mandatory code of conduct – SME commercial leasing principles during […]

The most likely time to have a car crash

Car Crash compensation

So when are you most likely to be in a car crash? Friday afternoon on your way home from work! According to the Motor Accident Insurance Commission, people are most likely to have a road traffic crash ‘resulting in a CTP claim at 3:00pm on a Friday more than any other time during the week?’ […]

9 Ways To Create a Positive Work Environment For Your Staff

Brandon & Gullo Lawyers is thrilled to have been nominated and selected as a finalist for the QLS Workplace Culture and Health Award. From the beginning, firm founder’s Ashley and Karen, have sort to ensure their workplace culture is one where staff feel valued and supported in both their personal and professional lives – a […]

What do I do if I’ve been bullied at work?

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Have you been subjected to harassment or bullying in the workplace? Speaking up against someone who has bullied you in the workplace is often a challenging and often terrifying thought and coming forth is usefully immeasurably harder because of the damaging effects it may have had on a person both physically and psychologically. According to […]

7 things to embrace today to lead you to a better tomorrow.

7 things to embrace today to lead you to a better tomorrow. Our Firm founder, General Manager and all-round superwoman, Karen Gullo, sat down and shared 7 things she has learnt over the years. While it might be International Women’s Day, a day to honour and celebrate the achievements of women and recognise their equal […]

Queensland Drivers – Do You Know These 10 Obscure Road Rules?

Road rules you might not know about… Most of us drive on the road every day, but there are some road rules you just never really come across. According to a recent article, 30,000 fines have been issued since 2013 for lesser known rules, including people who thought walking their pet from behind the wheel […]

Should you be claiming workers compensation?

Have you been injured at work? According to the ABS*, of the 13.4 million Australians who have worked at some time in the last 12 months, 563,600 experienced work-related injury or illness during that same period. Of these 563,600 people, only 52% received workers compensation. If you have been injured, you may be able to claim compensation to cover […]

Can you spot a scam online?

The reality is millions of people still fall for sketchy emails daily. According to the Verizon Data Breach Investigation Report, phishing was involved in 70% of data breaches last year. Yesterday it was released that Jigsaw, with Google, has developed an 8-question quiz to help you and I learn how to spot what’s real and […]