Monthly Archives: November 2013

Who needs an office when the future is already here

Posted to Dynamic Business on 7 November 2013 by Stephanie Zillman in Digital, eCommerce, Featured, News, Women in Business There are a few professions which evoke a certain ‘old-school’ feel. Innovation isn’t the done thing. Talk of technology means email and … Continue reading

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LAWYAL Solicitors – Starting a New Law Firm From the Cloud Up

By Legal Practice Intelligence – published on 18 November 2013 LAWYAL Solicitors (pronounced ‘loyal’ solicitors) was founded by Leonie Chapman in mid 2013. Leonie is a commercial lawyer who has worked in top law firms and in-house. She has spent the … Continue reading

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Director Guarantees – Goldsmith v Macquarie Leasing

Goldsmith v Macquarie Leasing Pty Ltd By Leonie Chapman, LAWYAL Solicitors (first published in LexisNexis’ Australian Banking and Finance Law Bulletin (2013) 29(2)) Lenders and financiers often provide finance to a company borrower on the basis that the company directors give personal … Continue reading

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Using Technology to Unbundle Legal Services

I believe that providing unbundled legal services in Australia may be one way to provide better access to these services for small businesses. According to Harvard Journal of Law & Technology Occasional Paper Series dated February 2013 – Using Technology … Continue reading

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