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The Final Report of the Murray Inquiry: ‘it ain’t broke, it just needs a good tune-up’

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Australia
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  • December 9 2014

On Sunday 7 December 2014 the Federal Treasurer, Mr Joe Hockey, released the Final Report of the Financial System Inquiry (or ‘Murray Inquiry’ after

Civil liability of credit rating agencies in Australia

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Australia, European Union
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  • October 31 2014

In the last edition of the Banking and finance disputes review, we described the new civil liability regime for credit rating agencies (CRAs) in the

Supreme Court of Victoria delivers a double blow to MCI and entrepreneurial class actions

  • Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
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  • Australia
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  • August 25 2014

Melbourne City Investments Pty Ltd (MCI) is an investment company managed and controlled by Melbourne based solicitor Mark Elliott. MCI was

Case note: Dennis v Chambers Investment Planners Pty Ltd (Administrators Appointed) (No 3) 2014 FCA 648

  • Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
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  • Australia
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  • July 31 2014

This case provides a useful analysis of the duty owed by financial planners to exercise reasonable care and skill in providing financial advice to

Interim Report of the Murray Inquiry issued what you need to know

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Australia
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  • July 16 2014

This morning the Interim Report of the Financial Systems Inquiry (or ‘Murray Inquiry’) was issued. In this bulletin we draw out the highlights of the

Senate committee calls for incentivising corporate whistleblowers: a ‘fundamental shift in approach’ for fighting fraud in Australia

  • Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
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  • Australia
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  • June 27 2014

The Senate Economics References Committee yesterday released its final report of the Inquiry into the Performance of the Australian Securities and

The US ‘fraud on the market’ presumption lives: implications for Australian shareholder class actions

  • Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
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  • Australia, USA
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  • June 25 2014

The highly anticipated decision of Halliburton Co v Erica P John Fund Inc 2014 WL 2807181 (23 June 2014) (Halliburton), handed down in the United

Insurance update - June 2014

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Australia
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  • May 31 2014

On 8 April 2014, the Australian Government’s Productivity Commission released its draft report concerning Access to Justice Arrangements in Australia

Proposed changes to the Future of Financial Advice reforms

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Australia
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  • February 28 2014

The new Abbott government has recently set the direction for its pre-election commitment to scale back the former Labor government’s Future of

Foreign investment in Australia

  • Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
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  • Australia
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  • January 29 2014

Australia was settled as an English colony in 1788, relying on the now discredited legal fiction of terra nullius ‘a land of no one’ to displace the indigenous inhabitants