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Native title rights and extinguishment

  • Gilbert + Tobin
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  • Australia
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  • December 16 2014

In the decision of Western Australia v Brown the High Court has clarified the circumstances in which native title rights will be extinguished by the

work 2014 - end of year wrap up

  • Gilbert + Tobin
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  • Australia
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  • December 12 2014

The Fair Work Commission (FWC) has now concluded its first year with new powers to make orders to stop bullying. There was initially a concern that

The Tooltechnic authorisation or how we learned to stop worrying and love resale price maintenance

  • Gilbert + Tobin
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  • Australia, USA
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  • December 9 2014

The ACCC has granted its first authorisation for resale price maintenance - to power-tool importer and distributor Tooltechnic Systems. The

Productivity report recommends tighter regulation of litigation funders

  • Gilbert + Tobin
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  • Australia
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  • December 3 2014

The Productivity Commission has recommended tighter regulation for third party litigation funders in its Final Report on Access to Justice

Impacts of wind farms

  • Gilbert + Tobin
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  • Australia
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  • November 25 2014

On 4 November 2014, the South Australian Environment, Resources and Development Court (Court) approved Tru Energy's Burra Wind Farm in South

Responsible Entities may not have the powers they think they have: Wellington Capital Limited v Australian Securities and Investments Commission 2014 HCA 43

  • Gilbert + Tobin
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  • Australia
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  • November 19 2014

The High Court of Australia has found that power to make 'in specie' distributions was not conferred by universal or plenary power clauses commonly

Ensure actual or ostensible authority before relying on representations: Agricultural & Rural Finance Pty Ltd v Atkinson (No 2) 2014 NSWSC 1397

  • Gilbert + Tobin
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  • Australia
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  • November 19 2014

The New South Wales Supreme Court held that despite the managing director of one company making certain decisions and supervising the staff of

Guidance on when a contractual breach will be remedied: Heugh v Central Petroleum Ltd No 5 2014 WASC 311

  • Gilbert + Tobin
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  • Australia
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  • November 18 2014

This case provides useful insight into when a serious breach of a contract will be remedied, in this case in the context of an employment contract

When will a dividend be mandatory?: Wambo Coal Pty Ltd v Sumiseki Materials Co Ltd 2014 NSWCA 326

  • Gilbert + Tobin
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  • Australia
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  • November 18 2014

This case illustrates that whether a dividend is mandatory depends on the true construction of the relevant provisions (in this case in the company's