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Corporate tax update- May 2016
  • PwC Australia
  • Australia
  • May 2 2016

The Commissioner of Taxation has lodged an application seeking special leave to appeal to the High Court of Australia against the Full Federal Court


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


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


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


Market Abuse Update April 2016
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 21 2016

This will be the last Market Abuse update before 3 July 2016, the date when both the new Market Abuse Regulation and the Criminal Sanctions (Market


Arbitration and enforcement bolstered by Australian High Court decision: freezing order can be granted in expectation of a foreign judgment or arbitration award
  • Holman Fenwick Willan LLP
  • Australia
  • April 19 2016

A party to arbitration or court proceedings in Australia can obtain a freezing order in advance of obtaining a domestic court judgment or arbitration


Caution for estate agents and developers on unlicensed SMSF advice
  • Maddocks
  • Australia
  • April 19 2016

A recent decision by the Supreme Court of New South Wales highlights the need for caution when speaking to prospective purchasers regarding the


Corruption risks in oil and gas: time for a Deferred Prosecution Agreements scheme in Australia?
  • Gadens
  • Australia, OECD, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 13 2016

Bribery and corruption risk is becoming an increasing concern for organisations operating in the oil and gas sector, with the focus now squarely on


Developing Australia's framework for corporate prosecutions
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia
  • April 11 2016

In December 2015 the High Court of Australia held that Courts are not precluded from adopting penalties agreed by parties in civil penalty


Foreign Bribery & Corruption Update: Tackling serious corporate crime - the potential use of Deferred Prosecution Agreements in Australia
  • Carter Newell
  • Australia
  • April 7 2016

Corruption in the upper echelons of the corporate world has resurfaced with the recent resignation of ASX Chief Executive, Elmer Funke Kupper