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Proportionate liability: the High Court resolves the dispute
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • May 14 2015

Yesterday, in Selig v Wealthsure 2015 HCA 18, the High Court resolved the conflict between two Full Federal Court decisions concerning the


Foreign bribery update April 2015
  • Johnson Winter & Slattery
  • Australia, China, South Korea, USA
  • April 15 2015

This Update covers a range of important developments in Australia and overseas in the area of foreign bribery policy, investigations and regulation


Australia’s bribery and corruption regulator flexing its powers: a ‘wake-up call’ to company directors
  • Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
  • Australia
  • February 26 2015

For the second time ever, the Australian Federal Police have laid bribery and corruption charges against directors of an Australian company. Unlike


International regulatory update - 9 - 13 February 2015
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Australia, European Union, Germany, South Korea, USA
  • February 17 2015

The EU Council's Permanent Representatives Committee (COREPER) has agreed the EU Council's negotiating stance on the proposed regulation on indices


Recovery of money paid by mistake
  • Russell Kennedy
  • Australia
  • February 4 2015

Australian Financial Services and Leasing (AFSL), a finance company, was prompted by Mr Skarzynski to make payments to two suppliers of equipment


Restricting the availability of indemnities and insurance for D&Os
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • December 19 2014

A CEO charged with a criminal offence recovers some of their defence costs by claiming under the company's D&O policy. However, their ongoing legal


RK business insights October 2014
  • Russell Kennedy
  • Australia
  • October 29 2014

On 22 September 2014, the Competition Policy Review Panel released its draft report which, among other things, sets out recommendations to reform and


What happened to the Asian century?
  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
  • Asia-Pacific, Australia
  • October 29 2014

Sydney Morning Herald economics writer Matt Wade recently said that Australia will not thrive in the Asian century if it remains complacent and


On board - summer 2014
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • October 27 2014

As the 2014 AGM season gets under way we outline some of the key trends this year. Stakeholder issues - hot topics in recent years like remuneration


Internal investigations and legal professional privilege don’t get caught in the grey zone
  • Gilbert + Tobin
  • Australia, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 14 2014

By their very nature, reports of internal investigations can contain material which be extremely damaging in any subsequent litigation. Recent