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PPSA amendments and review

  • Hall & Wilcox
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  • Australia
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  • April 7 2014

Since its Australian implementation, the Personal Property Securities Act (PPSA) has received mixed reviews. While the PPSA can increase clarity as

ASX Corporate Governance Council releases third edition of Corporate Governance Principles and Recommendations

  • Hall & Wilcox
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  • Australia
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  • April 4 2014

The third edition of the ASX Corporate Governance Principles and Recommendations (Principles and Recommendations) was released on 27 March 2014, with

Major changes to the Franchising Code of Conduct

  • Hall & Wilcox
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  • Australia
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  • April 3 2014

On Wednesday 2 April 2014, the Federal Government released an Exposure Draft of a revised Franchising Code of Conduct (Code) and changes to relevant

Undisclosed offshore assets & income: ATO announces project DO IT: disclose offshore income today

  • Hall & Wilcox
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  • Australia
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  • March 28 2014

The ATO has announced what is the last chance for people to come clean about hidden overseas assets and income by December 2014. The ATO's previous

CAMAC releases second discussion paper on managed investment schemes

  • Hall & Wilcox
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  • Australia
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  • March 27 2014

The Corporations and Markets Advisory Committee (CAMAC) has published a second discussion paper as a result of its review of managed investment

Liquidator not obligated to retain funds in the absence of an assessment - appeal lodged by Commissioner of Taxation

  • Hall & Wilcox
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  • Australia
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  • March 18 2014

Our Insolvency Update of 3 March 2014 refers to the Federal Court's decision in Australian Building Systems Pty Ltd (in liq) v Commissioner of

Case note: Cody v Live Board Holdings Limited 2014 NSWSC 78

  • Hall & Wilcox
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  • Australia
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  • March 11 2014

Beware of inconsistency between shareholders' agreements and constitutions: a NSW court has found both the constitution and shareholders' agreement

ASIC facilitates and encourages the offer of securities using the internet

  • Hall & Wilcox
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  • Australia
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  • March 5 2014

In its release to the market on 3 March 2014, the Australian Securities & Investments Commission (ASIC) has expressly recognised that companies who

Liquidator not obligated to retain funds in the absence of an assessment

  • Hall & Wilcox
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  • Australia
  • -
  • March 3 2014

On 21 February 2014 the Federal Court handed down its decision in Australian Building Systems Pty Ltd (in liq) v Commissioner of Taxation 2014 FCA

Review announced into the 457 program and nomination ceiling removed

  • Hall & Wilcox
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  • Australia
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  • February 27 2014

The Federal Government recently announced a review of the 457 program which is expected to focus on the provisions introduced in July last year by