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Directors’ and officers’ liability insurance are you exposed?

  • HopgoodGanim
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  • Australia
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  • November 5 2014

Directors' and officers' (D&O) liability insurance has historically been more of a 'box ticking' exercise for Australian corporations rather than the

Dangers of irrevocable authorities and breaches of fiduciary duty

  • Cooper Grace Ward
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  • Australia
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  • October 24 2014

When a debtor owes money to a creditor, it is not uncommon for the debtor to propose that the creditor be paid from the proceeds of a sale or other

General counsel update September 2014

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, China, European Union, Hong Kong, Russia, United Kingdom, USA
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  • September 29 2014

The London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) Court's new rules come into force on 1 October 2014 and are to apply to any arbitration

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

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

APRA proposes amendments to its “final” harmonised and enhanced risk management requirements

  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
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  • Australia
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  • May 15 2014

On 8 May 2014, APRA released a letter to all CEOs of authorised deposit-taking (ADI) institutions, general insurers and life companies to clarify its

Deeds of indemnity for homeowners warranty insurance - a statutory version of unconscionable conduct

  • William Roberts Lawyers
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  • Australia
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  • May 6 2014

The Home Building Act 1989 (NSW) requires a contractor who wishes to enter into a contract for residential building work to obtain statutory mandated

Directors and officers insurance checklist

  • Johnson Winter & Slattery
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  • Australia, New Zealand
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  • April 29 2014

This document outlines a checklist of some of the key questions that directors and officers should ask about their D&O cover and the terms of their

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