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Federal Court eggs the ACCC: video link for free range expert denied

  • Piper Alderman
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  • Australia
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  • July 23 2014

The decision in Australian Competition and Consumer Commission v Pirovic Enterprises Pty Ltd 2014 FCA 544 in which the Federal Court refused an

The importance of accurate subpoenas

  • Piper Alderman
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  • Australia
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  • July 23 2014

A well-directed, well-drafted subpoena is an invaluable weapon in the armoury of the corporate litigator. In this article, Associate McKenzie Moore

Shareholder prejudice and the rule in Saunders v Vautier

  • Russell Kennedy
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  • Australia
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  • July 23 2014

Ami and Tami were the residuary beneficiaries of a trust created by their mother's will. The two siblings were absolutely and indefeasibly entitled

Deed administrators obtain leave to transfer shares against shareholders' objections

  • Maddocks
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  • Australia
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  • July 21 2014

A recent Supreme Court of Victoria decision has considered an infrequently used section of the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) (Act) which empowers the

The meaning of ‘good faith’ in commercial contracts in Australia

  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
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  • Australia
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  • July 21 2014

As the literature and cases demonstrate a definitive discussion on good faith in Australian contract law can run to pages, is loosely grouped in two

D&O down under

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom
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  • July 18 2014

A December 2013 decision of the New Zealand Supreme Court fundamentally influenced the treatment of competing interests under directors' and

Blogs: protecting your business from damaging posts

  • McCullough Robertson
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  • Australia
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  • July 18 2014

The Federal Court of Australia has handed down a valuable decision for business owners concerned their business reputation is being damaged by a

Restraint of trade in commercial agreements

  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
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  • Australia
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  • July 17 2014

Restraint of trade clauses are not uncommon within commercial contracts. They operate to prevent one party from competing with the other during and

When fresh ain’t fresh

  • Cordato Partners
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  • Australia
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  • July 16 2014

Coles Supermarkets position fresh fruit, fresh flowers and fresh vegetables at the entrance to give shoppers the impression of entering a natural

A summary of major developments in key areas - general counsel update - July 2014

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, European Union, Hong Kong, United Kingdom
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  • July 15 2014

Legislation, in the form of a Regulation and Directive, has been published in the Official Journal of the European Union which will substantially