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Important tax updates for the energy industry

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • December 7 2012

Japanese conglomerate Mitsui & Co (Mitsui) recently lost a $264 million tax dispute relating to its acquisition of an interest in a petroleum field in Australia’s North-West Shelf

Charge placed over assets to secure unpaid stamp duty

  • PwC Australia
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • January 15 2014

The WA Office of State Revenue (WA OSR) has recently placed a charge over the underlying coal assets of an acquired company to secure the payment of

The ongoing nature of reasonable endeavour obligations - are you aware of the consequences?

  • Hall & Wilcox
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • October 20 2009

The words all 'reasonable endeavours' are common additions to clauses in commercial transaction documents, and are often intended to provide comfort to parties who, at the time of a transaction, are unwilling or unable to commit fully to a particular contractual obligation

Natural Resources and Other Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 2) 2010

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • December 13 2010

The Natural Resources and Other Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 2) 2010 (Bill) was introduced to Parliament on 5 October 2010

ACCC institutes proceedings against Energy Watch

  • Gilbert + Tobin
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • November 1 2011

The ACCC has commenced proceedings against Energy Watch, alleging misleading and deceptive conduct and false representations

Simplicity and incentive? What the direct action plan means for business

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • September 26 2013

The "Coalition's Direct Action Plan is based on two clear principles: simplicity and incentive" (Greg Hunt MP, the new Minister for Environment in

The “finalised” CSG reforms: what it means for the CSG and agricultural industries

  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • January 31 2014

On 28 January 2014, the NSW Government announced that it "has finalised landmark" coal seam gas (CSG) reforms which aim to safeguard homes and high

Australian energy sector update June 2013

  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • June 14 2013

On 24 April 2013, ASX-listed Infigen Energy announced it has engaged advisors and is considering a potential sale of its 140.7MW Capital wind farm in

Managing corruption risks 5 lessons from recent developments

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • Australia, Global
  • -
  • September 13 2012

Expansion and investment by energy companies into Asia, the Middle East and Africa involves both opportunity and risk, including corruption-related risks and potential enforcement activity

Electrical storm brews in NSW

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • September 13 2012

The New South Wales parliament passed legislation on 30 May 2012 enabling the sale to the private sector of the remaining government-owned generation assets, including sites with planning approval for future generation