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The Supreme Court of NSW weighs in on market-based causation
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • April 29 2016

A recent decision of the Supreme Court of NSW in Re HIH Insurance Limited (In liquidation) 2016 NSWSC 482 has vindicated proponents of indirect or


Australia - Claims practices in life insurance under review
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • Australia
  • April 29 2016

Last week the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) initiated a major inquiry into life insurance claims practices. Over recent


Superannuation Alert 29.04.16
  • Lander & Rogers
  • Australia
  • April 29 2016

On 7 April 2016, the New South Wales Court of Appeal (Court of Appeal) handed down its decision in TAL Life Ltd v Shuetrim; MetLife Insurance Ltd v


Class actions - have the floodgates just opened?
  • Gilbert + Tobin
  • Australia
  • April 28 2016

In Re HIH Insurance Ltd (in liq) 2016 NSWSC 482, the claims arose out of the acquisition of shares on the ASX following the publication of


Corporate Advisory Update - April 2016
  • Gilbert + Tobin
  • Australia
  • April 28 2016

The State Revenue Legislation Amendment Bill 2016 (NSW) (Bill) was introduced into the New South Wales Parliament on 22 March 2016. The Bill amends


This week at the UK regulators - 26 April 2016
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • April 26 2016

In a week without major concluded enforcement action, the main developments last week were away from the FCA. The Chancellor of the Exchequer set out


ASIC’s Christmas Came Early - More Funding, More Powers and Industry Pays
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • April 26 2016

These were the latest steps in a process that has been underway since 2014 when the Financial System Inquiry (FSI) report was released, examining


Australian Court allows indirect causation for shareholder claims
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • April 26 2016

An investor buys shares in a listed company on market. They do so without reading the company's recently released accounts or undertaking any other


A step forward for market based causation?
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia
  • April 22 2016

The issue of how to prove causation has been the subject of significant debate in Australian securities class actions involving alleged contraventions


Top Ten International Anti-Corruption Developments for March 2016
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • Australia, Brazil, France, OECD, USA
  • April 22 2016

In order to provide an overview for busy in-house counsel and compliance professionals, we summarize below some of the most important international