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Does your insurance match new workplace safety laws?

  • McCullough Robertson
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  • Australia
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  • March 4 2014

Work Health and Safety Harmonisation laws (WH&S) were introduced in January 2012. Two years on, are you sure that your insurance policies are up to

General Counsel Update - November 2013 - A summary of major developments in key areas

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, Indonesia, United Kingdom
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  • November 29 2013

A round up of key legal and regulatory developments

Deregistered companies and claims made policies

  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
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  • Australia
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  • October 31 2013

In our September 2013 Alert, we discussed the circumstances in which a third party can claim directly against another party's insurer. One of those

D&O insurance considered in Australia

  • Buddle Findlay
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  • Australia, New Zealand
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  • August 16 2013

In our March 2013 banking and Commercial Law legal update we summarised the Court of Appeal's decision in Steigrad v BFSL 2007 Limited 2012 NZCA

Managing conflicts

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia
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  • August 7 2013

As the superannuation industry consolidates and conflicts of duties and interests arise more regularly, there are increased challenges for

General Counsel Update - June 2013 - A summary of major developments in key areas

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, European Union, Singapore, United Kingdom, USA
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  • June 21 2013

The Companies Act 2006 (Strategic Report and Directors' Report) Regulations 2013 (Regulations) to amend the structure of UK annual reports have

Misleading and deceptive conduct: be wary of the silences - limited protection for commercial parties under the ACL

  • Thomson Geer
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  • Australia
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  • April 18 2013

There is a prohibition against misleading or deceptive conduct in trade or commerce under section 18 of the Australian Consumer Law (ACL) (the

Restricting the use of “financial planner” and “financial adviser” and intra-fund super account consolidation

  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
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  • Australia
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  • March 25 2013

On 20 March 2013, key pieces of legislation amending financial services law were introduced into Parliament. Amendments to the Corporations Act 2001

A summary of major developments in key areas

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, European Union, Indonesia, Myanmar, United Kingdom
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  • March 7 2013

The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) and institutional bodies have published the following guidance in relation to corporate governance and

Bridgecorp appeal: the latest on defence costs under a D&O policy and the application of a statutory charge

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia, New Zealand
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  • January 14 2013

Should companies purchase a defence costs only policy, separate to their D&O policy, to cover their directors and officers? This has been a live