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Greater than the sum of its parts - mining sector consolidation in Western Australia
  • HopgoodGanim
  • Australia
  • December 7 2017

Western Australia’s mining sector has seen a wave of consolidation in recent times. The consolidation has been brought about by a combination of


Problems arising from the Forrest case and WA's partial "legislative fix"
  • HopgoodGanim
  • Australia
  • November 30 2017

In WA Parliament two days ago the Mines Minister announced that Cabinet gave approval last week to draft validating legislation. We wait with interest


New Western Australian guideline on decommissioning
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia
  • November 23 2017

In the Petroleum Decommissioning Guideline published on 13 November 2017 (Guideline),1 the Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety


Uncertainty remains for WA miners
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • October 26 2017

WA tenement holders with combined reporting tenements should carefully consider if expenditure meets the criteria for "aggregate exploration


Trust dispute no bar to arbitration
  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
  • Australia
  • October 18 2017

Arbitration - scope of arbitration agreement - whether a dispute as to an alleged breach of trust constitutes a “matter” within the scope of an


WA Insurance Round-Up - Issue 4
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • October 16 2017

Contents Case updates Court comments on roles and powers of arbitrators Action struck out where no common law election registered at WorkCover


‘Calvin’ up the inheritance
  • Barry.Nilsson. Lawyers
  • Australia
  • October 12 2017

In Calvin & McTier the Full Court of the Family Court of Western Australia grappled with one central question: Should a significant inheritance


TaxTalk Monthly, October 2017, State Taxes Update
  • PwC Australia
  • Australia
  • October 1 2017

On 7 September 2017, the Western Australian (WA) Treasurer handed down the 2017-18 WA Budget. Key measures announced included


Recent WA stamp duty case recognises mining company has non-land goodwill
  • Gilbert + Tobin
  • Australia
  • September 19 2017

On 11 September 2017 the Court of Appeal of the Supreme Court of Western Australia delivered its keenly anticipated decision in Placer Dome Inc


Expenditure relief for WA mining companies: the “project exemption” under the Mining Act 1978 (WA)
  • Gilbert + Tobin
  • Australia
  • September 19 2017

A landmark decision of the Supreme Court of Western Australia delivered on 15 September 2017 will make it easier for tenement holders to get an