By Kathleen Ready
From 12 November 2016, the Australian Consumer Law is being amended so that businesses which employ up to 19 people are provided the same protections as ordinary mum and dad consumers from unfair terms in standard form contracts for the sale or lease of land.
The protections will be afforded where the upfront price payable under any contract is:
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Kathleen Ready is a Senior Partner in Property, Planning & Environment Law at Brisbane law firm Dowd & Co.
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