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The Commonwealth Government's new Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act) Environmental Offsets Policy has been released, with a greater focus on direct offsets.
5 Oct 2012
The High Court has confirmed that when an employee is injured or killed as a result of someone else's negligence, the employer has at least two ways to recover some of its losses from the negligent third party.
4 Oct 2012
Today, the High Court upheld the appeals by Andrew Forrest and Fortescue Metals Group against the Full Federal Court's decision in favour of the Australian Securities and Investments.
2 Oct 2012
A new over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives regulatory framework for Australia is one step closer with the introduction into Parliament of the Corporations Legislation Amendment (Derivative Transactions) Bill 2012
13 Sep 2012
As you may be aware, new vendor disclosure obligations were expected to commence on 31 October 2012 that would have applied to most land sales in the Northern Territory. However, Attorney General John Elferink announced on Friday that the commencement of the Sale of Land (Rights and Duties of Parties) Act 2010, the legislation underpinning the new vendor disclosure obligations, has been suspended indefinitely.
10 Sep 2012