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ASIC's new policy on employee incentive schemes now in operation

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
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  • November 13 2014

Employee incentive schemes will be easier to implement under a new ASIC policy which started on 30 October 2014.Previously, a limited range of

ASIC warns against "novel" deal structures and dummy underwriting

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
  • -
  • September 18 2014

ASIC's concern appears to be that exceptions in section 611 of the Corporations Act may deliberately be used to acquire more than 20 without having

US "fraud on the market" rules to affect securities class actions?

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia, USA
  • -
  • September 18 2014

Securities class actions may be easier to prove if a recent court decision is followed through.A person who suffers an investment loss because of

ASIC ventures back into the pool

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
  • -
  • August 21 2014

ASIC has announced that over the next 12 months it will conduct a review of some broker dark pools

Mirabela shows court-ordered transfers of shares are a realistic option for large listed companies

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
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  • August 21 2014

The Mirabela case confirms that section 444GA of the Corporations Act is a realistic option for restructuring a large listed company's share capital

Walking the fine line - analyst briefings and the lessons from Newcrest

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
  • -
  • August 21 2014

Newcrest's experience serves as a timely reminder to all listed companies that written policies and procedures are of little benefit if not properly

Financial System Inquiry Interim Report: prepare now for future challenges

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
  • -
  • July 24 2014

The Financial System Inquiry says the Australian financial system is operating effectively and not requiring broad systemic change, but

Future of Financial Advice reforms survive Senate challenge but more changes on the way

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
  • -
  • July 17 2014

The Senate has voted against a disallowance motion to the Future of Financial Advice (FOFA) Regulations after the Government was able to strike a

Financial System Inquiry interim report released

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • July 15 2014

The Financial System Inquiry says the Australian financial system is operating effectively and not requiring broad systemic change, but does need a

Shareholder class actions dodge a bullet

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia, USA
  • -
  • June 26 2014

In Australian shareholder class action litigation, the ultimate game of brinkmanship is being played out before the courts. While numerous cases have