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27 07, 2020

Big trade mark win over Crocmedia

By |2020-07-27T16:15:53+10:00July 27th, 2020|News-Publications|Comments Off on Big trade mark win over Crocmedia

This case underlines the importance for every business, entrepreneur and start-up to get advice and protect intellectual property.  The sooner this is done, the better. Our client, Football Nation Radio (FNR), provides a dedicated football only radio station and digital media platform. [...]

30 06, 2020

Steven Milicevic appointed Director of ACCS

By |2020-07-24T10:34:24+10:00June 30th, 2020|Events, News-Publications|Comments Off on Steven Milicevic appointed Director of ACCS

Congratulations Steven Milicevic  for being appointed as a Director to the board of Australian Croatian Community Services (ACCS). ACCS has been serving the Croatian community for over 30 years and is committed to achieving the health and wellbeing goals of its ageing community. [...]

11 05, 2020

Due to popular demand…Friday 15 May, 9:30AM AEST

By |2020-05-11T15:53:56+10:00May 11th, 2020|Events, News-Publications|Comments Off on Due to popular demand…Friday 15 May, 9:30AM AEST

FREE Webinar: the new COVID-19 Victorian Commercial Lease Regulations Don’t miss out on this important legal update on the key issues Victorian Landlords and Tenants need to know for rent negotiations under the new regulations. The webinar will cover: Summarising the new [...]

7 05, 2020

Free Webinar: New Leasing Law for Victorian Landlords

By |2020-05-07T19:49:58+10:00May 7th, 2020|Events, News-Publications|Comments Off on Free Webinar: New Leasing Law for Victorian Landlords

ATTENTION VICTORIAN LANDLORDS Free Webinar on New Leasing Regulations When: Tomorrow, 10:30am AEST RSVP: Register for the Free Webinar here Join us as we go through what Landlord’s need to know and do under the new Victorian leasing regulations. The webinar will [...]

27 04, 2020

Livestream: How to Avoid Post Lockdown Blues for your Business

By |2020-04-27T20:48:44+10:00April 27th, 2020|Events|Comments Off on Livestream: How to Avoid Post Lockdown Blues for your Business

SAVE THE DATE – THURSDAY  7 MAY, 11AM Join me live as I guide you through the key legal issues businesses are facing during Covid-19. Also presenting will be Cindy Drake, a highly experienced business coach who will be discussing the importance [...]

17 04, 2020

A summary of the Mandatory Code of Conduct for Commercial Leases

By |2020-04-17T09:00:23+10:00April 17th, 2020|News-Publications|Comments Off on A summary of the Mandatory Code of Conduct for Commercial Leases

The National Cabinet Mandatory Code of Conduct SME Commercial Leasing Principles During COVID-19 (“Code”) was released on 7 April 2020. Purpose, start and end date The Code aims to share the financial risk and cashflow impact during the COVID-19 period, between tenants [...]

16 04, 2020

Attention all Quest Franchisees

By |2020-04-17T09:42:20+10:00April 16th, 2020|Events, News-Publications|Comments Off on Attention all Quest Franchisees

Join me TOMORROW at 2:30pm (AEST) for a FREE high level Zoom meeting on the COVID -19 Mandatory Leasing Code. This will be tailored for Quest franchisees and will cover: - A quick summary of the Code - The Landlord’s perspective - [...]

3 12, 2019

2019 VIC/TAS Regional and 2019 Australian National Franchise of the year!

By |2019-12-03T14:29:18+10:00December 3rd, 2019|News-Publications|Comments Off on 2019 VIC/TAS Regional and 2019 Australian National Franchise of the year!

Congratulations to Vincent Bellarose - General Manager/Franchisee for Quest Portland for being awarded the 2019 VIC/TAS Regional Franchise of the year as well as the 2019 Australian National Franchise of the year. What a magnificent award to receive, recognising the hard work [...]

7 11, 2019

Free Event – Quest Franchise Insight Seminar

By |2019-11-07T13:18:57+10:00November 7th, 2019|Events, News-Publications|Comments Off on Free Event – Quest Franchise Insight Seminar

If you're interested in getting into the Hotel Franchise industry, then this event is for you. Throughout the year Quest Apartment Hotels run a number of informative national seminars providing an insight to the Quest business format model as well as hearing [...]

16 08, 2019

Quest Franchise Insight Seminar – Sydney – 20th August 2019

By |2019-08-16T13:15:02+10:00August 16th, 2019|Events, News-Publications|Comments Off on Quest Franchise Insight Seminar – Sydney – 20th August 2019

Steven Milicevic will be presenting on the legal aspects of purchasing a Quest franchise at the upcoming Quest Apartment Hotels franchising insight seminars. Click Here to Register The seminars will feature other independent experts in Quest franchising from Resort Brokers Australia, Mike [...]

6 08, 2019

Franchising for Accountants

By |2019-08-16T13:28:13+10:00August 6th, 2019|Events, News-Publications|Comments Off on Franchising for Accountants

Presentation for this Month Steven Milicevic, Milicevic Lawyers -  “Franchising – the risks, the benefits and things you should know” This month, we have the pleasure of hearing from Steven Milicevic of Milicevic Lawyers who has kindly agreed to present to us [...]

24 04, 2019

Welcome to our new website and blog!

By |2019-08-16T11:02:09+10:00April 24th, 2019|News-Publications|1 Comment

Welcome to our new website! While we were busy working with our clients, we realised that our website started to look a little bit tired. So we got our heads together, and started working on a website that would better reflect what [...]

5 10, 2018

Supporting Elderly Parents and Loved Ones

By |2019-08-16T13:17:58+10:00October 5th, 2018|Events, News-Publications|Comments Off on Supporting Elderly Parents and Loved Ones

FREE GEELONG SEMINAR ON SUPPORTING ELDERLY PARENTS AND LOVED ONES - 15 OCTOBER 2018 Parents are often a major source of support, so it’s difficult to acknowledge they need support themselves. The good news is there are many strategies and support options [...]

4 10, 2018

Sydney and Melbourne – Free Seminars on Quest Franchising

By |2019-08-16T13:17:58+10:00October 4th, 2018|Events, News-Publications|Comments Off on Sydney and Melbourne – Free Seminars on Quest Franchising

Steven Milicevic will be presenting on the legal aspects of purchasing a Quest franchise at the upcoming Quest Apartment Hotels franchising insight seminars. Click here to register for the Melbourne seminar on 17 October 2018. Click here to register for the Sydney [...]

9 05, 2018

Quest Franchising Seminar, Melbourne Airport, 8 May 2018

By |2019-08-16T13:17:58+10:00May 9th, 2018|Events, News-Publications|Comments Off on Quest Franchising Seminar, Melbourne Airport, 8 May 2018

REGISTER HERE FOR THIS FREE EVENT Steven Milicevic will be presenting on the legal aspects of purchasing a Quest franchise at the Quest Apartment Hotels franchising insight seminar. The seminar starts at 6:00 pm at Quest Melbourne Airport, 20 Annandale Rd, Melbourne Airport VIC [...]

9 02, 2018

Franchising Seminar Perth

By |2019-08-16T13:17:58+10:00February 9th, 2018|Events, News-Publications|Comments Off on Franchising Seminar Perth

REGISTER HERE FOR THIS FREE EVENT Steve Milicevic will be presenting on the legal aspects of purchasing a Quest franchise at the Quest Apartment Hotels franchising insight seminar. The seminar starts at 6:00 pm at Quest West Perth, 54 Kings Park Rd, West [...]

24 10, 2017

Quest Franchising Seminar in Melbourne

By |2019-08-16T13:17:58+10:00October 24th, 2017|Events, News-Publications|Comments Off on Quest Franchising Seminar in Melbourne

REGISTER HERE FOR THIS FREE EVENT Steven Milicevic will be presenting on the legal aspects of purchasing a Quest franchise at the Quest Apartment Hotels franchising insight seminar. The seminar starts at 6:30 pm at Quest Abbotsford, 611 Victoria Street, Abbotsford 3067 [...]

5 10, 2017

Quest Franchisee Seminar – Brisbane, 17 October 2017

By |2019-08-16T13:17:58+10:00October 5th, 2017|Events, News-Publications|Comments Off on Quest Franchisee Seminar – Brisbane, 17 October 2017

REGISTER HERE FOR THIS FREE EVENT Steven Milicevic will be presenting on the legal aspects of purchasing a Quest franchise at the Quest Apartment Hotels franchising seminar being held in Brisbane on Tuesday 17 October 2017. Steven will be joined by other [...]

5 06, 2017

11 top tips on getting ready for the sale of your business

By |2019-08-09T14:30:04+10:00June 5th, 2017|News-Publications|Comments Off on 11 top tips on getting ready for the sale of your business

Get your house in order. Ensure all relevant business and financial information and records are up to date and available for inspection. Prepare and have ready financial statements for at least the last 3 years. Ensure you ask your accountant about the [...]

10 05, 2017

Quest Franchising Seminar, Brisbane, Tuesday 30 May 2017

By |2019-08-16T13:17:58+10:00May 10th, 2017|Events, News-Publications|Comments Off on Quest Franchising Seminar, Brisbane, Tuesday 30 May 2017

Steven Milicevic, the owner of Milicevic Lawyers, will be presenting on the legal aspects of purchasing a Quest franchise at the Quest Apartment Hotels franchising seminar being held in Brisbane this Tuesday 30 May 2017. Quest will be providing an insight into [...]

4 03, 2017

10 Things To Do Before Buying A Franchise

By |2019-08-09T14:36:34+10:00March 4th, 2017|News-Publications|Comments Off on 10 Things To Do Before Buying A Franchise

The following list is definitely not exhaustive. However, from our experience, it is definitely a great step forward in the right direction and helps you to avoid many common costly mistakes. Engage a team of professional advisers, include an accountant, lawyer and, [...]

27 01, 2017

10 Easy Steps to Protect Your Brand

By |2019-08-09T14:38:01+10:00January 27th, 2017|News-Publications|Comments Off on 10 Easy Steps to Protect Your Brand

10 Easy Steps to Protect Your Brand Every business must protect its brand, especially if you are a franchisor (or want to be). It identifies your business, distinguishes your product and services from others and adds value and good will to your [...]

26 10, 2016

The busy persons guide to the new law on unfair contract terms

By |2019-08-09T14:12:48+10:00October 26th, 2016|News-Publications|Comments Off on The busy persons guide to the new law on unfair contract terms

What you need to know A new law will deem unfair clauses in standard form contracts as void and unenforceable. It applies to contracts that are signed, varied or renewed after 12 November 2016. Who does it effect? Any business that enters [...]

7 10, 2016

9 Top Tips for Enforceable Restraints Against Ex-Franchisees

By |2019-08-09T14:42:24+10:00October 7th, 2016|News-Publications|Comments Off on 9 Top Tips for Enforceable Restraints Against Ex-Franchisees

Franchisors need to protect their business from ex-franchisees, for their own sake and for the sake of their other franchisees. Restraining ex-franchisees from competing with the franchise is not straight forward. The question I often get asked is, are they ever enforceable? [...]