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Australian Foreign Investment Review - January 2016
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia
  • January 19 2016

On 1 December 2015, a package of new foreign investment legislation commenced operation, representing the most significant reform of the Australian


Investing in the Australian Petroleum Industry
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • December 16 2015

Australia has invested heavily in the petroleum industry with significant oil and gas resources which are exported and used domestically. With


Reverse takeovers: ASX enters the fray
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia
  • November 27 2015

The ASX has released a Consultation Paper on whether bidders in scrip takeovers and schemes ought to obtain shareholder approval. This follows


Mining M & A private equity and mining show me the deals
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia
  • November 27 2015

In the last 18-24 months a chorus of analysts and other commentators have predicted a boom in private equity investment in the resources sector to


Sparring partners: offshore petroleum JV operator removed
  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
  • Australia
  • November 24 2015

Rare judgment provides insight into exploration JV disputes and construction of Joint Operating Agreements. In an area that is rarely exposed to the


Competition concerns as stumbling block for foreign investment approval
  • Johnson Winter & Slattery
  • Australia
  • September 15 2015

Obtaining clearance for a foreign investment proposal from the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) normally means that it will not


What's FIRB up to: impact of the new Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Bill
  • Gilbert + Tobin
  • Australia
  • August 31 2015

The Government introduced the Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Legislation Amendment Bill 2015 (Bill) to parliament on 20 August 2015, which amends


Interesting times M&A in 2015
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia
  • July 13 2015

'Cost innovation' must be the phrase of 2015 for the Australian Energy and Resources industry. The industry continues to face challenges, including


Competition review 2015
  • Gilbert + Tobin
  • Australia
  • June 26 2015

Professor Ian Harper’s Competition Policy Review dates back to 19 May 2010, when Shadow Treasurer Joe Hockey announced in his budget reply speech that


From 'ethical crusade' to financial mainstream is climate change reaching a tipping point for institutional investors?
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • June 22 2015

The issue of 'fossil fuel divestiture' continues to noisily occupy column space in the financial press. Confined by word limits, the debate on point