201905.28

A Guide to Buying or Selling a Rent Roll

The sale or purchase of a rent roll involves different considerations to many other types of businesses due to the nature of the assets being sold and the way rent rolls are valued. 1. Valuing a Rent Roll The value of a rent roll is usually determined by applying a multiplier to the annual management…

201904.11

A Guide to Probate and Letters of Administration

The administration of a deceased estate can be a complex and emotional task for a legal personal representative. At Avery Commercial Lawyers, we regularly advise executors and administrators in relation to administering deceased estates, and applying for probate and letters of administration. 1. Who is an Executor? An executor is a person who has been…

201902.20

Fake News: False, Misleading or Deceptive Statements in Business Sales

The making of inaccurate, misleading or deceptive statements or representations by vendors (and their agents) in the context of business sale transactions can give rise to different rights and remedies for aggrieved purchasers under legislation and the common law. Whilst the cause of action relied upon by a disgruntled purchaser will depend upon a range…