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FoFA regulations passed

  • Hall & Wilcox
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  • Australia
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  • December 16 2014

The Corporations Amendment (Revising Future of Financial Advice) Regulation 2014 (the Regulation) was registered yesterday and comes into effect

$1 million - the cost of delay

  • Hall & Wilcox
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  • Australia
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  • December 15 2014

The decision of His Honour Justice Sifris of the Supreme Court of Victoria handed down on 14 November 2014 in Carrafa, Gountzos & Lofthouse (as

Unknown quantity

  • Hall & Wilcox
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  • Australia
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  • December 3 2014

The Full Court of the Federal Court has considered the disclosure obligations of a person who is noted on a policy but who did not take out the cover

Pure economic loss 2

  • Hall & Wilcox
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  • Australia
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  • December 3 2014

A decision by the New South Wales Court of Appeal which has since been successfully appealed to the High Court. The High Court delivered a landmark

Time’s up

  • Hall & Wilcox
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  • Australia
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  • December 3 2014

The Full Court of the Tasmanian Supreme Court has placed an interesting interpretation on section 601AG of the Corporations Act. That is the section

Water works

  • Hall & Wilcox
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  • Australia
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  • December 3 2014

On 21 August 2009 a Swan Hill property was inundated with water from a burst main in the street. The main was operated by the local water authority

Sentimental value

  • Hall & Wilcox
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  • Australia
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  • December 3 2014

Is there such a thing as 'sentimental value'? Well yes, there is, according to a judge of the Supreme Court of New South Wales. The NSW police

Heavy burden

  • Hall & Wilcox
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  • Australia
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  • December 3 2014

The plaintiff's home in Orange, New South Wales was significantly damaged by arson. The plaintiff made a claim under her policy of insurance, which

Glass half full

  • Hall & Wilcox
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  • Australia
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  • December 3 2014

The Federal Court of Australia has considered circumstances in which the exchange of privileged material between an insurer and an insured may result

Fines imposed by sporting organisations and the penalty doctrine

  • Hall & Wilcox
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  • Australia
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  • November 27 2014

Sporting organisations regularly impose fines on players, clubs and other persons within their control. For example: In late October 2014 New South