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A victory for commercial certainty and freedom of contract - Australian High Court guidance on penalty clauses
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • September 15 2016

The recent Australian High Court decision in Paciocco v Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Ltd 2016 HCA 28 has provided much needed guidance on


Global Privacy & Cybersecurity Update Vol. 11 - September 2016
  • Jones Day
  • Australia, European Union, France, USA
  • September 12 2016

Multinational companies have faced new developments over the past year in the area of EU data protection law, from the invalidation of the U.S.-EU


Global privacy & data security update vol. 11 - September 2016
  • Jones Day
  • Australia, European Union, France, USA
  • September 12 2016

Multinational companies have faced new developments over the past year in the area of EU data protection law, from the invalidation of the U.S.-EU


S440J(1) will not always protect directorguarantors where borrower is in administration
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • August 26 2016

This week’s TGIF considers Mizuho Bank Ltd v Ackroyd where the Court considered whether s 440J will prevent the continuation of proceedings to


"Penalties" and fairness of consumer and small business contracts
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • August 18 2016

Businesses already examining their standard form contracts should be taking this opportunity to review them for possible penalty clauses, following


High Court Settles Law on Penalty Clauses in Paciocco
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • August 9 2016

On 27 July 2016, the High Court handed down its judgment in the matter of Paciocco v Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited 2016 HCA 28


How the Personal Property Securities Act applies to universities
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • August 8 2016

Universities who sell property on retention of title terms, who hire, rent or lease out property, who buy or sell valuable second-hand property, who


Are You Prepared for Disruption? New regulations, new challenges and opportunities Expect Focus - Vol. II, July 2016
  • Carlton Fields
  • Australia, USA
  • July 31 2016

On June 3, the Federal Reserve Board (the “Fed”) released an advance notice of proposed rulemaking (ANPR) and began soliciting comments for the


Penalties test clarified by the High Court
  • Gadens
  • Australia
  • July 28 2016

Yesterday, the High Court provided clarity around the doctrine of penalties in the much anticipated judgment handed down in Paciocco v Australia and


Better late than never - extensions under the PPSA for late PMSI registrations
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • July 27 2016

A recent decision of the NSW Supreme Court, In the matter of Accolade Wines Australia Limited 2016 NSWSC 1023, considers the circumstances in which