Archive for April, 2016

Food safety laws apply to everyone!

Posted by Johnston Withers, in News
All businesses involved with the handling of food intended for sale in South Australia must comply with the Food Safety Standards. The rules apply regardless of whether or not the business is of a commercial, charitable or community nature. The sale of food includes food: provided under a contract of services; or supplied under a contract inclusive (or ... Read more

Libel, slander, defamation, injurious falsehood: What’s the difference?

Posted by Johnston Withers, in News
Many words are bandied about to describe a statement made about a person that hurts that person’s reputation or makes them lose money. Here’s a short guide to what these terms all actually mean under Australian law. There are two main categories of legal action you might take against someone who makes a hurtful statement about ... Read more