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Modern slavery laws - Impacts for the NSW Government
  • Holding Redlich
  • Australia
  • September 20 2018

New South Wales is the first jurisdiction to enact modern slavery legislation in Australia, with the Modern Slavery Act 2018 (NSW) (NSW Act) passing


Modern slavery reporting is coming - you won’t escape the net
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia
  • September 3 2018

Companies (and certain other entities) which meet required revenue and activity thresholds may be required to report on modern slavery risks within


CU LAB: Modern slavery laws: don't leave it too late to get ready
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • August 14 2018

NSW now has modern slavery laws, and the Commonwealth will soon have them too, Lauree Coci says you need to start risk assessment now, and not wait


Military call-out power is too important to get the wording of an amendment wrong
  • MARQUE Lawyers
  • Australia
  • August 14 2018

Attorney-General Christian Porter finds it "inconceivable" that a future federal government would abuse the much-expanded powers that his Government


CU LAB: Modern slavery laws: who's covered and what happens now
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • August 1 2018

NSW now has modern slavery laws, and the Commonwealth will soon have them too. Lauree Coci explains who's caught by them, what they'll need to do, and


Legislative efforts to tackle modern slavery ramp up in Australia and the UK
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • July 24 2018

With an all-new modern slavery bill before the Australian House of Representatives and increasing calls for reform of the UK Modern Slavery Act, the


One step closer to law - Modern Slavery legislation
  • MinterEllison
  • Australia
  • July 9 2018

Benefits to organisations for completing Modern Slavery Statements A comprehensive Modern Slavery Statement can be employed by entities as a strategic


New South Wales takes lead in combatting modern slavery with new Act, and Commonwealth not far behind
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • July 3 2018

Modern slavery reporting requirements will commence soon for thousands of organisations, with NSW legislating its own regime to complement the


Owners Corporations must make reasonable adjustments for persons with a disability - but who should pay?
  • Russell Kennedy
  • Australia
  • July 2 2018

The Supreme Court of Victoria has found that Owners Corporations provide ‘services’ to Owners and Occupiers within the meaning of the Equal


Hidden in plain sight: What Modern Slavery Reporting Requirements will mean for your business
  • Holding Redlich
  • Australia
  • July 2 2018

Part 2 - Implications for businesses in the supply chain In Part 1 of this article, we looked at the content of the Australian Modern Slavery in