Commercial and Corporate

KCL Law's commercial and corporate lawyers provide strategic, commercially focused advice to clients from a diverse range of industries.

KCL Law is a medium-size, Melbourne law firm offering a full range of legal services across the following key practice areas:

While partnering with clients from all sectors, we have a number of industry focused groups — including Entertainment, Franchise, Insurance, Owners Corporation, Retail, and Transport and Logistics — and a special interest US Practice.

Since 1981, we have delivered our clients — including SMEs, family businesses and high-net-worth individuals — superior value through the diversity, expertise and direct involvement of Principal Lawyers, who continue to provide highly strategic advice and representation.

Latest News

27/11/2020

Estate Group update: Get your trust deeds updated! Changes to foreign trust purchaser rules for New South Wales are coming

From 1 January 2021, if a trust owns or purchases residential property in New South Wales, the trust may be subject to additional stamp duty and land tax unless the trust deed is amended before 31 December 2020.

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26/11/2020

Competition and Consumer Law update: Who is covered by consumer guarantees? It’s about to get stricter for suppliers

From 1 July 2021, new regulations will see the definition of ‘consumer’ in section 3 of the Australian Consumer Law changed with the monetary threshold increasing from $40,000 to $100,000. This change means more consumers will be able to rely on the consumer guarantee protections under ACL when buying goods and services. Businesses have less than 12 months to prepare for this change and to ensure their goods and services comply with the new consumer guarantee regime.

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26/11/2020

Property update: Victorian State Budget delivers temporary relief for owners and buyers of Victorian property

On Tuesday, the Victorian Government announced significant temporary tax relief for owners and buyers of property in Victoria in its 2020-2021 State Budget.

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It's business as usual at KCL Law

We wish to assure our valued clients that it is business as usual and that they will continue to receive the same high-quality service.

While our staff may be working remotely, they are readily accessible via email and telephone. All meetings will now be conducted via telephone, teleconference or video conferencing.

KCL Law takes this opportunity to thank you for your understanding in these extraordinary circumstances.