What is Succession Planning?

Succession Planning is one important element of how our Private Lawyers help. What is succession planning and what is included in your business succession plan? Succession planning is simply a process for identifying and developing how a business can continue to run or who will run it when the the current leaders either; leave, retire or die. […]

Estate Planning Uncovered by Melbourne Lawyer

Estate Planning uncovered by Melbourne Lawyer: What is Estate Planning all about? How will Danaher Moulton approach my Estate Planning? But how should I own assets? What are the phases that we regularly advise clients on? What assets form and don’t form part of the plan? What happens if you don’t make a Will?   […]

The Legal Lowdown – Why It’s Important to Have A Will

A lot of people put off making a Will and we’ve heard plenty of reasons why – “I didn’t want to think about death” “I’ve had more important things to do” “It all just seems too hard” “I don’t have anything worth leaving” “I’m still young – I don’t need a Will” and the list […]

The Legal Lowdown – What Can I Witness

So, you’re an accountant or a financial adviser and a client has come to you with documents that need to be witnessed or certified. Legally, can you do it? Legislation In Victoria, there is legislation which sets out who is permitted to witness certain documents, and who can certify copies of documents. The right to […]

Structuring Property Deals? – Trips and Traps you need to know

We have seen a lot of the recent focus in the media on Covid-19 and the effect on commercial tenancies. However what we are seeing at Danaher Moulton is that our clients are still buying and selling properties and structuring property deals. However there have been significant changes that affect how you structure property deals. […]

Shareholder and Buy/Sell Agreements and your Estate Planning

Shareholder and Buy/Sell Agreements and your Estate Planning At Danaher Moulton we care about your Business and You. Having a Shareholders/Unitholders Agreement and a Buy/Sell Agreement is only part of your plan. Unless you consider your personal asset protection and estate planning you are not fully protected. At Danaher Moulton we are about maximising your […]

The 20 triggers to review your Will and Estate Planning

But I already have a Will – why do I need to update it? Our lives change daily. We buy and sell assets, our children get older, loved ones pass, relationships change and the law keeps getting more complicated – especially relating to taxes. With all these changes going on we need to make sure […]

Danaher Moulton advises Rogers Seller & Myhill in acquisition by Winning Appliances

Danaher Moulton has recently advised high-end bathroom and kitchen hardware retailer, Rogers Seller & Myhill, in the successful sale of its business (conducted under the name Rogerseller) and assets to Winning Appliances, popularly known for running the website www.appliancesonline.com.au. The Rogerseller business was founded in 1895 and as a result of the successful transaction, now joins […]

Danaher Moulton advises on Management Buyout of CIP Constructions

Danaher Moulton has recently advised on the successful completion of the recent management buyout (MBO) of CIP Constructions, a national construction company, from ESR Group. The MBO was led by Mark Hendry, Director of Construction.  Founded in 2006 CIP Constructions has established itself as market leader in the construction of commercial and industrial facilities across capital […]

Danaher Moulton – Your Stamp Duty Lawyers

Over the last 5 years we have built significant expertise in structuring deals, transactions and arrangements to legally limit the applicable duty that may otherwise be payable in respect to property transfers. In fact we are now engaged by other lawyers to advise them and their clients on how to limit the duty payable on […]