Search
Searching Content indexed under Corporate and Company Law by Swaab ordered by Published Date Descending.
Links to Result pages
 
1 2  
>>Next
 
Title
Country
Organisation
Author
Date
1
Small and large proprietary companies redefined
Redefinitions of 'small' and 'large' proprietary companies will have a significant impact on their reporting obligations.
Australia
6 Jul 2019
2
Should Australia adopt a Director Identification Number (DIN) requirement?
This lapsed bill would have imposed an obligation on all present and future directors to verify their details with ASIC.
Australia
2 Jul 2019
3
Should Australia adopt a Director Identification Number (DIN) requirement?
The DIN is part of a suite of initiatives the government is implementing to detect, deter and penalise phoenix activity.
Australia
6 Jun 2019
4
What happens when the sole director and shareholder of a company dies?
Small companies or family business must ensure estate planning can cope with death of a sole director and shareholder.
Australia
17 Aug 2017
5
Socially responsible business: Let ethics drive you to new success
The article includes examples of initiatives some clients have taken to make their businesses more socially responsible.
Australia
28 Aug 2015
6
Social responsibility series - B Corps: B is for Benefit
Benefit Corporations are an exciting expression of social responsibility mixing with competitive edge in business.
Australia
30 Jul 2015
7
Swimming with sharks: How to avoid getting bitten when it comes to funding start-up businesses
Recent research has shown that the number of start-ups in Australia is on the rise.
Australia
29 Mar 2015
8
How can an SME avoid business failure? - some useful tips to guide you
Two recent surveys of SME business owners and their advisers have revealed some key reasons why businesses can fail.
Australia
12 May 2013
9
New National Business Names Register - Do I Need to do Anything?
The new service replaces the previous State and Territory systems and is administered and managed by ASIC.
Australia
14 Jun 2012
10
Round Up of Corporate Law Changes in 2011
This is a summary of recent Australian corporate law changes, including decisions, legislation and new policies.
Australia
18 Dec 2011
11
Commencement of the Civil Dispute Resolution Act 2011 (Cth) - News Alert
Federal government announces that Civil Dispute Resolution Act 2011 (Cth) commences on 1 August 2011.

The federal government has announced that the Civil Dispute Resolution Act 2011 (Cth) will commence on 1 August 2011. The legislation imposes requirements for prospective litigants to take genuine steps to resolve a dispute before proceedings are commenced in the Federal Court or Federal Magistrates Court.

For detailed information about these changes in

Australia
15 Jul 2011
12
ASIC involvement marks new twist in Chameleon Mining case
Financial services licence exemptions do not have retrospective effect.
Australia
15 Jul 2011
13
Has the long-anticipated regulation of litigation funding finally arrived?
Discusses the decision of International Litigation Partners Pte Ltd v Chameleon Mining NL.
Australia
 
21 Jun 2011
14
What happens when divorce splits a business? - Six possible scenarios
Many businesses are founded and run by a husband and wife team. What happens to the business if they divorce?
Australia
21 Jun 2011
15
ASIC appeal upheld - Fortescue Metals Group and Andrew Forrest misled investors
On 18 February 2011 the Full Federal Court unanimously overturned the 2009 Federal Court ruling which cleared Fortescue Metals Group (FMG) and its Chairman and CEO Mr Andrew Forrest of misleading and deceptive conduct.
Australia
21 Apr 2011
16
Could your board minutes provide the evidence needed to protect you as a director?
Having accurate minutes is not just a formality required under the corporations law. Detailed minutes may serve as the crucial evidence required to defend a director from charges of breaching of his or her duties, including charges of trading while insolvent
Australia
17 Mar 2011
17
Commencement of the PPSA to be delayed
In a recent development, the commencement date of the Personal Property Securities Act 2009 (Cth) (PPSA) has been delayed from May 2011 to October 2011. The deferral of the commencement date is the result of industry requests for more time to prepare.
Australia
17 Mar 2011
18
New rules on blackout periods and trading windows for trading in listed company shares
In brief - Listed companies now need a trading policy From 1 January 2011 listed companies are required under ASX Listing Rule 12.9 to adopt a trading policy. Trading policies are designed to reduce the potential for conflicts of interest and insider trading.
Australia
20 Feb 2011
19
Privacy Commissioner finds privacy breach by Vodafone
The Privacy Commissioner has handed down a report which has important implications for any business that stores personal information, particularly where shared logins are used to access data, and provides some guidance on what is required in order to meet the obligations under National Privacy Principle (NPP) 4.1.
Australia
20 Feb 2011
20
Reducing risk when buying a business - Warranties, indemnities, due diligence and exclusion of particular assets and liabilities from the acquisition
The methods for reducing risk when buying a business include conducting due diligence to identify any potential problems, excluding particular assets and/or liabilities from the acquisition, obtaining warranties from the seller in relation to the business and obtaining indemnities from the seller in relation to specific liabilities.
Australia
24 Oct 2010
Links to Result pages
 
1 2  
>>Next