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ZOMG! ACCC beats US gamers Valve and proves ACL applies to foreign companies
  • MARQUE Lawyers
  • Australia
  • May 3 2016

The consumer watchdog has successfully prosecuted a US computer software company for misleading consumers in Australia. The case has big ramifications


A review of the law on penalties
  • McCabes
  • Australia
  • May 2 2016

With a High Court appeal pending in the bank fees class action case, Paciocco v Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited 2015 FCAFC 50


Company Meetings - Tips and Insights - Board Committees: Delegation and Decision-Making
  • Addisons
  • Australia
  • May 2 2016

Given the importance of board committees to the corporate governance landscape, it is essential that boards of directors understand their right to


Reckitt Benckiser must pay the penalty for using misleading labels in its Nurofen Specific Pain Range
  • Cordato Partners
  • Australia
  • May 2 2016

The Federal Court has ordered Reckitt Benckiser (Australia) to pay a civil penalty of $1.7 million for breaching the Australian Consumer Law in its


The long arm of the Australian Consumer Law reaches offshore
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia
  • April 29 2016

On 24 March 2016, the Federal Court held that Valve Corporation (Valve) - a company based in the United States that operates an online game


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


What sets a contract of insurance apart from other contracts?
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • April 28 2016

Contracts of insurance attract a unique set of principles of interpretation, and are subject to a comprehensive regulatory regime. Characterising a


Get your expert determination clause right or suffer the consequences!
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • April 26 2016

Leases and contracts commonly include clauses requiring a dispute to be determined by an expert. Matters for determination can include the rent


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


Corporate criminal liability - April 2016
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Asia-Pacific, Australia, Singapore, Slovakia, Spain, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, USA, Luxembourg, Netherlands, OECD, Poland, Romania, Russia, Global, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Belgium, China, Czech Republic, European Union, France, Germany
  • April 26 2016

The survey looks at whether there is a concept of corporate criminal liability in a number of different jurisdictions. We consider the underlying