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First big Australian PPSA decision consistent with New Zealand law
  • Chapman Tripp
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • August 1 2013

The first significant decision under the Australian Personal Properties Securities Act 2009 has followed New Zealand and Canadian law. The case


Four ways the Fair Work Act is making business riskier for employers
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • July 29 2013

Making decisions that affect employees is more risky than ever and the penalty of poor planning is conflict with unions and litigation in court


Rights under SOP Act are inconsistent with the objectives of part 5.3A of the Corporations Act
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • June 3 2013

The recent decision of Modcol Pty Ltd v National Buildplan Group Pty Ltd addressed whether leave should be granted to a subcontractor to allow it


Energy White Paper 2012 - what does it mean for the environment?
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • June 3 2013

In assessing whether the Energy White Paper's policies have transformed Australia to a clean energy economy, the principal focus will be on the


Maintaining contact with your grandchildren when parents divorce or separate
  • Lander & Rogers
  • Australia
  • July 25 2013

When a relationship breaks down it can sometimes be difficult for grandparents or other relatives to maintain contact with the couple’s children. This


Conflict of interest leads to breach of trust and confidence
  • Lander & Rogers
  • Australia
  • July 29 2013

In Buitendag v Ravensthorpe Nickel Operations Pty Ltd, the Western Australia Supreme Court gave some useful insight into the requirements for a


5 Seconds of Summer refused trade mark registration
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • January 13 2015

The music production company behind one of the biggest boy bands in the world, 5 Seconds of Summer, has been refused registration of the trade mark


Superannuation alert - 24.07.13
  • Lander & Rogers
  • Australia
  • July 24 2013

On 12 July 2013 the US Department of Treasury published a media release announcing a six month extension to the start of the Foreign Account Tax


New family-friendly measures apply to schools
  • Gadens
  • Australia
  • July 29 2013

Schools should review and update their policies to comply with recent changes to the Fair Work Act concerning family-friendly measures. The new


Subcontractors’ Charges Act 1974 (QLD): back in fashion?
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • July 31 2013

Consider this scenario: a Subcontractor has been working on a project in Queensland. The Contractor consistently made payment for many months but has