If you pay a debt to the wrong account because of a fraud, you could well be required to pay twice.
Directors must start planning now to avoid trading whilst insolvent when temporary relief ends on 31 December 2020.
The first article of an eight-part series on dealing with unfair preferences provides an overview of the basics.
This newsletter includes links to recent media releases, reports and cases relating to local government in Australia.
This newsletter links to media releases and reports relating to superannuation, funds management and financial services.
This newsletter links to recent media releases, reports, cases and legislation relating to property & real estate.
The newsletter links to recent media releases, reports and cases relating to construction & infrastructure in Australia.
This newsletter links to recent media releases, reports, cases and laws relating to transport, shipping & logistics.
When issuing an enforcement notice, the inspector must personally believe that there is a breach of the WHS Act.
An apology may mitigate damages for defamation, but the failure to publish an apology does not increase damages.
Fraud in NSW falls under the offence of ‘Obtaining financial advantage or property by deception' in the Crimes Act 1900.
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The proposed approach does not provide transparency as to which patents are relevant to particular therapeutic products.
You are invited to join our upcoming webinar on insolvency law reforms and the removal of the temporary "Safe Harbour".
The Family Provision Act 1972 protects stepchildren's rights to apply for provision from a deceased step-parent's estate.
What can brand owners do to combat counterfeiters in Australia?
The APO will apply a similar standard of plausibility to method of treatment claims as it will to Swiss-style claims.
Australia is armed with the necessary legislation to use patented medicines to treat the COVID-19 pandemic.
Link to podcast discussing the most pressing commercial, financial & operational issues facing mining businesses today.
There are difficulties for a proponent in challenging the power of local governments to levy & collect infrastructure charges.
The intention of the New Regulation is to promote transparency, but the implications in practice will be interesting to see.