Yearly Archives: 2011

Road Rules

ROAD RULES Heavy vehicle signage found to be outside the rules The NSW Supreme Court has questioned the legality of heavy vehicle signage, which may render unsafe past convictions for contravention of these signs. Heavy vehicles are compelled by signage to enter heavy vehicle checking stations for assessment of their suitability to carry loads. In…
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Social Networking

SOCIAL NETWORKING Can you control it? Social media is a double-edged sword. Businesses are increasingly starting to use it for marketing purposes but also face the risks of their employees abusing it, either at work or through comments they or their friends post online. Facebook has more than 500 million active users; 200 million of…
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Financial Reports

FINANCIAL REPORTS Company officer shares liability for failure to lodge The company secretary of a business listed on the Australian Stock Exchange was placed on a good behaviour bond for six months and ordered to pay court costs earlier this year after failing to meet the reporting requirements that are part of the laws governing…
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