A renewed focus on enforcement action against unregistered interstate and overseas engineers has lessons for engineers both in private practice and those employed by a company or government department, says Tim Jones.
25 Jun 2015
Bidders and their directors can be more confident they will not breach the Corporations Act by announcing proposed takeover bids even if they have not arranged firm funding, following a Federal Court decision last Friday. Fred Prickett and Xuelin Teo see what this means for takeover bids and also directors' duties.
25 Jun 2015
The Victorian Court of Appeal has held that commencing a class action with the predominant purpose of generating legal fees is an abuse of process but this might not be the last word on the matter, says Andrew Morrison.
19 Feb 2015
If you understand how an ASIC investigation is likely to proceed, you can be better prepared and can ensure any investigation will run as smoothly, and with as little disruption to your business, as possible. Randal Dennings sets out each phase, and how you can be ready.
05 Feb 2015
In this article taken from Clayton Utz's Doing Business in Australia, the essential guide for investors and business exploring commercial opportunities in Australia, Greg Williams and Tobin Meagher set out Australia's legal framework for battling corruption.
27 Nov 2014