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High Court grants doctor relief despite successful self-help sperm acquisition

  • Piper Alderman
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  • Australia
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  • April 22 2014

A recent High Court decision confirms the proper method for formulating damages for breach of contract: how to determine how much is to be paid by the

"Golden parachute" drops director

  • Rockwell Olivier
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  • Australia
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  • April 18 2014

Directors need to be cautious about making remuneration payments, particularly to themselves, as shareholders can bring statutory derivative actions

A new twist on beneficial ownership disclosure

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
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  • April 17 2014

ASIC presumably hopes that one clear message from this case is that being offshore doesn't give you practical immunity from the Corporations Act.There

Internal investigations and legal professional privilege don’t get caught in the grey zone

  • Gilbert + Tobin
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  • Australia, United Kingdom, USA
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  • April 14 2014

By their very nature, reports of internal investigations can contain material which be extremely damaging in any subsequent litigation. Recent

Setting aside creditors’ resolutions and the meaning of “interest of creditors as a whole”

  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
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  • Australia
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  • April 11 2014

In DSG Holdings Australia Pty Ltd v Helenic Pty Ltd 2014 NSWCA 96, the Court of Appeal considered the meaning of the "interests of the creditors as

Be careful of warranties!

  • Carter Newell
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  • Australia
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  • April 11 2014

Almost all purchasers of assets expect to be given warranties by the vendors or sellers. What happens if a given warranty doesn't measure up? What

Excluding consequential loss do you really know what you are not getting?

  • Carter Newell
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  • Australia
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  • April 11 2014

In an article in the first of the March 2014 editions of Constructive Notes, consideration was given to the operation of exclusory or limiting

Managing risk of contractual warranties

  • Gadens Lawyers
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  • Australia
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  • April 9 2014

The recent High Court decision of Clark v Macourt (2013) 304 ALR 220 reaffirmed the principle governing the assessment of damages for breach of

An example of the difficulties faced by mortgagors seeking injunctions to restrain a mortgagee sale

  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
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  • Australia
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  • April 4 2014

In the decision of Pearl Beach Property Administration Pty Ltd v Wisewoulds Nominees Limited 2014 VSC 113, the Victorian Supreme Court refused a

Disclosure obligations of vendors of shares under 'earn out' provisions

  • Gadens Lawyers
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  • Australia
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  • April 3 2014

Does a vendor of shares (or a business) have any obligation to the purchaser, to disclose the vendor's involvement in helping the company (or