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Piper Alderman

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  1. Australia

    1. Adelaide SA

      Level 16, 70 Franklin Street, Adelaide SA 5000, Australia T 61 8 8205 3333 F 61 8 8205 3300
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    3. Melbourne VIC

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  1. Indemnity clauses in commercial contracts: how to achieve desired contractual risk allocation

    Australia - June 7 2011

    An indemnity clause is a contractual transfer of risk between two contractual parties generally to prevent loss or compensate for a loss which may occur as a result of a specified event

  2. Meerkat manner catches regulator’s attention

    Australia - September 1 2014

    Compare the Market has incurred a penalty of $10,200 as a result of an infringement notice issues by the ACCC. The business made various

  3. Structuring a sale or acquisition of a business assets or shares?

    Australia - June 7 2013

    There are a number of issues to consider with the sale or purchase of a business, one of them being whether the business should be sold via an asset

  4. Caution when “dragging along” shareholders

    Australia - September 12 2013

    A recent decision of the Supreme Court of NSW has held that a forced sale of shares to a consortium of existing shareholders, under a drag along

  5. Dispelling the myths of digital piracy - copyright infringement

    Australia - August 25 2014

    A recent Federal Circuit Court of Australia decision (Tylor v Sevin 2014 FCCA 445) which has dispelled the myth that the widespread nature of the

  1. The future of the Future - who benefits?

    Australia - September 1 2014

    Having sought to make changes to the Future of Financial Advice legislation, the Government accepted proposed amendments from the Palmer United Party

  2. Meerkat manner catches regulator’s attention

    Australia - September 1 2014

    Compare the Market has incurred a penalty of $10,200 as a result of an infringement notice issues by the ACCC. The business made various

  3. Product labelling and the ACCC - place of origin and credence claims

    Australia - September 1 2014

    One of the current priorities of the ACCC is the issue of product labelling, credence claims and representations made in relation to place of origin

  4. Weight of the law in favour of weightlifting products company

    Australia - September 1 2014

    The decision in Titan Support Systems Inc v Nguyen provides comfort to companies after the termination of authorised dealerships when former dealers

  5. Assisted suicide and forfeiture

    Australia - August 28 2014

    Francis Ward (Mr Ward) died from a deliberate drug overdose on 20 June 2009. By a "home-made" Will dated 5 August 2007, he had revoked a prior Will