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Taxation Bill to encourage innovation and investment in early stage companies released
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • March 18 2016

On Wednesday 16 March 2016, the Tax Laws Amendment (Tax Incentives for Innovation) Bill 2016 (Bill) was introduced into Parliament. The Bill is part


Defining criteria for tax incentives for early stage investors
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • February 19 2016

As part of the Government’s National Innovation Agenda, the Government released a Policy Discussion Paper on proposed tax incentives for early stage


Drone Regulation - Australian lags behind US
  • Piper Alderman
  • USA, Australia
  • December 22 2015

On 15 December the US Federal Aviation Administration released an ‘Interim Final Rule’ providing for new registration and marking requirements for


Safe harbours for startups and other directors
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • December 16 2015

On 7 December 2015, the Federal Government released the National Innovation and Science Agenda, delivering a range of new initiatives. Among the key


Signature innovation and science agenda launched
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • December 7 2015

The Prime Minister (and a plethora of Ministers) announced the Government’s signature National Innovation and Science Agenda, earlier today. It


Failure to launch - equity crowd funding in Australia
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • December 4 2015

Yesterday the Government’s long awaited, proposed regulatory framework for equity crowd source funding was introduced into Parliament. The framework


Australia to follow USA moving forward with equity crowdfunding regulations
  • Piper Alderman
  • USA, Australia
  • November 23 2015

While Australia is still in the process of finalising a regulatory framework for equity crowdfunding, the United States has moved forward. On 30


The Trans-Pacific Partnership: what does it mean for professionals and services?
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia, Global
  • October 20 2015

Negotiations for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) concluded on 6th October 2015 after the 12 country partners reached agreement on the final draft


Taxation issues and equity crowdfunding in Australia
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • October 13 2015

The Government is soon to introduce a regulatory framework to facilitate equity crowdfunding. However, to date, there has been minimal focus on the


Blockchain - emerging legal issues
  • Piper Alderman
  • Global
  • October 12 2015

The buzzword of ‘fintech’ is pervasive in the financial and technology sectors. Blockchain is an exciting form of evolving technology that could