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AFSL holders the target of both cybercriminals and ASIC: Failure to protect against cyberattacks results in judgment against financial services licensee

Australia - May 17 2022 “Cyber security risk forms a significant risk connected with the conduct of the business and provision of financial services. It is not possible to…

Mhairi Stewart, Alex Tharby

Mandatory Director Identification Number requirements incoming

Australia - April 1 2022 From 5 April 2022 any person wishing to be appointed as a director under the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) must now apply for their individual director…

Mhairi Stewart

ASIC issues ultimate ‘challenge’ to influencers

Australia - March 23 2022 On Monday ASIC released an Information Sheet (Info 269) aimed squarely at putting social media influencers, and those who use them to market their…

Fabienne Sharbanee, David Stewart, Mhairi Stewart

Government signs off on electronic signatures

Australia - March 15 2022 Since 2020 we have provided updates on the temporary changes to the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth)(the Act) brought in to support Australian businesses…

Mhairi Stewart

Better Advice Act: In force but what happens now?

Australia - March 4 2022 As the clock struck midnight on 31 December 2021 few of us turned our mind to the fact that the Better Advice Act (the Act) had just come into force…

Mhairi Stewart