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"Landmark" Australian case finds the buck stops with the board

  • Chapman Tripp
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  • Australia, New Zealand
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  • June 28 2011

The Australian Federal Court yesterday issued what the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) has described as a “landmark decision” which highlights the dangers of boards uncritically relying on management, or the auditors

Selective disclosure by listed issuers: recent “best practice” developments

  • Bell Gully
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  • Australia, New Zealand
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  • September 9 2014

The recent Newcrest decision is a timely reminder for listed issuers to take particular care in the selective disclosure of information, particularly

Clients & Friends Newsletter - June 2014

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Australia, China, Czech Republic, European Union, Hong Kong, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore, Spain, United Kingdom
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  • June 30 2014

The Australian tax year will end on June 30, 2014, and companies will be required to report any taxable events related to employee share awards to

Recent developments for the first quarter 2013

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Australia, Canada, European Union, France, Germany, Ireland, Israel, Japan, New Zealand, Romania, Russia, Singapore, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom, USA
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  • June 27 2013

The North American Global Equity Services ("GES") practice group is pleased to provide the current edition of our Clients and Friends Newsletter

Directors' duties: Centro case on approval of financial statements

  • Bell Gully
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  • Australia, New Zealand
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  • July 8 2011

A recent Australian court decision about the duties of directors of listed companies when considering the company's financial statements raises some important issues for New Zealand boards

Asia Region Funds Passport joint consultation paper issued by Singapore, Australia, South Korea, New Zealand, Philippines and Thailand

  • Sidley Austin LLP
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  • Australia, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand
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  • April 28 2014

A joint consultation paper ("Consultation Paper") on the rules and operation of the Asia Region Funds Passport ("Passport") has been issued by

Keeping up with the play on continuous disclosure

  • Chapman Tripp
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  • Australia, New Zealand
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  • August 25 2014

The continuous disclosure regime is a mainstay of our securities markets law so it is important that directors and management keep up with the game

Continuous disclosure and the obligation to be accurate

  • Chapman Tripp
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  • Australia, New Zealand
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  • August 3 2011

The continuous disclosure rules have been in the news in recent times because of the publicity around NZX's Clear Grain Exchange, the level of media interest no doubt reflecting the NZX's dual role as market regulator and listed company

Securities Act (Australian Registered Managed Investment Schemes) Exemption Amendment Notice 2013

  • Bell Gully
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  • Australia, New Zealand
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  • July 29 2013

The Financial Markets Authority has extended the term of the Securities Act (Australian Registered Managed Investment Schemes) Exemption Notice

International Regulatory Update 23-27 September 2013

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • Australia, China, European Union, Germany, Global, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Japan, Luxembourg, Netherlands, New Zealand, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, United Kingdom, USA
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  • October 1 2013

The UK government has launched a legal challenge with the European Courts of Justice (ECJ) on the remuneration provisions under the Capital