1. I have been inundated with phone calls from business clients seeking advice on
contractual obligations during shutdown. Panicked business owners have not
been provided with any certainty as to shutdown time frame and it appears
The Federal Court has ordered $4.2 million in penalties against former carwash and detailing franchisor Geowash Pty Ltd, its director Sanam Ali and its franchising manager Charles Cameron for breaches of the Australian Consumer Law.