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Misuse of Market Power Bill passed
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia
  • August 17 2017

The Competition and Consumer Amendment (Misuse of Market Power) Bill 2017 was passed by both houses of parliament on 15 August 2017, introducing a new


Unpaid Internships: a fair day’s pay for a fair day’s work, Part 1 - The law as it relates to interns
  • McCabes
  • Australia
  • August 17 2017

Unpaid internships are often viewed as a rite of passage for those entering the workforce. But any business looking to engage an intern must ensure


Health Insights 17 August 2017
  • Russell Kennedy
  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • August 17 2017

The Victorian Government has implemented a ban on smoking in all outdoor dining areas in Victoria. The ban, which took effect on 1 August, covers


The new Retirement Villages Regulations commenced on 30 July 2017
  • Russell Kennedy
  • Australia
  • August 17 2017

The New Regulations make numerous minor, but important, changes to the the Old Regulations. These minor changes affect titled as well as non-titled


Champagne sorbet a fizzer in Europe
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Australia, European Union
  • August 17 2017

Aldi's festive hangover really hit home when the European Court of Justice (ECJ) held that even products containing authentic French champagne may not


How should Australia combat modern slavery?
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • August 17 2017

On 16 August 2017, federal Minister for Justice, The Hon. Michael Keenan MP, announced a consultation process on the Government's commitment to


Reducing casual shifts results in unfair dismissal
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • Australia
  • August 17 2017

In Roxanna Balgowan v City of Sydney RSL and Community Club Ltd 2017 FWC 3798, a recent decision of the Fair Work Commission, Commissioner Cambridge


Less than a year to go before new country of origin food labels become mandatory
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia
  • August 16 2017

In response to consumer feedback and government consultation and review, the new Country of Origin Food Labelling Information Standard 2016 (the


Reasonable conduct, not perfection - Woolworths Ltd v McQuillan 2017 NSWCA 202 (14 August 2017)
  • McCabes
  • Australia
  • August 16 2017

In the recent case of Woolworths Ltd v McQuillan the NSW Court of Appeal considered that an operator's duty of reasonable care required keeping a


Smart contracts in Australia: just how clever are they?
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • August 16 2017

Lawyers in practice today live in a world of ongoing disruption. As automation, artificial intelligence and blockchain technology assists in