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No derivative action for a foreign registered company
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • September 1 2014

A recent application in the Supreme Court of New South Wales, in the matter of Featherston Resources Limited; Tetley & Ors v Weston & Ors 2014


Going to market - consumer law update
  • Chapman Tripp
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • September 1 2014

Our monthly review helps you to keep tabs on consumer law developments in New Zealand and overseas. This edition reviews updates and developments


Unfair contract terms reviewed your standard forms yet?
  • Chapman Tripp
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • August 21 2014

The Commerce Commission has released draft guidelines setting out its proposed approach to new provisions on unfair contract terms under the Fair


Know what you are saying is true
  • AJ Park
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • August 8 2014

On 17 June 2014, new provisions of the Fair Trading Act came into force. Changes to unsubstantiated claims will have an impact on how businesses


D&O down under
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom
  • July 18 2014

A December 2013 decision of the New Zealand Supreme Court fundamentally influenced the treatment of competing interests under directors' and


The Australasian governance challenge - our old Hilux vs their new Volvo
  • Chapman Tripp
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • July 1 2014

The turning point came with the formation of the ASX Corporate Governance Council in August 2002, comprising all of the relevant industry and sector


Directors and officers insurance checklist
  • Johnson Winter & Slattery
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • April 29 2014

This document outlines a checklist of some of the key questions that directors and officers should ask about their D&O cover and the terms of their


Consumer laws overhauled
  • Bell Gully
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • March 6 2014

New Zealand's much anticipated consumer law reform was realised at the end of last year when five separate amendment Acts and one replacement Act


Doing business in Australia, does being close neighbours make it easier or harder?
  • James & Wells
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • February 23 2014

Walking down the average street in Australia, you would bump into a Kiwi once for every forty people and in south-east Queensland the rate is higher


Creditors can successfully challenge an unfair deed of company arrangement
  • CBP Lawyers
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • February 14 2014

The NSW Supreme Court has recently set aside a deed of company arrangement (DOCA) on the basis that it was prejudicial to creditors who voted against