Abigail McGregor is a dispute resolution lawyer located in Sydney.
Abigail conducts litigation in the Supreme and Federal Courts in relation to contract disputes, trade practices and negligence. She also leads Norton Rose Fulbright’s Business Ethics Anti-Corruption Group in Australia, which advises on the implications of increasing regulation in this area. Abigail advises clients on the introduction of appropriate policies and procedures, as well as undertaking investigations in this area. She also has experience investigating fraud and freezing assets of fraudulent employees. Abigail also sits on the Human Rights and Business Working Group of the Law Council of Australia.
Abigail’s clients range across a number of industry sectors including agribusiness, food processing and manufacturing, construction and infrastructure, insurance and government. Her expertise includes large-scale matters involving substantial discovery and trans-national evidence collection.
Companies operating in Asia face numerous regulatory risks and challenges, often as a result of extraterritorial laws that impact global markets.
October 15 – 16, 2018
October 11 and 12, 2018
On 29 November 2018, the Modern Slavery Bill 2018 was passed in the House of Representatives, heralding a new statutory modern slavery reporting requirement for larger companies operating in Australia. .
November 29, 2018
With the introduction of Modern Slavery legislation in Australia and with it a requirement to report publically on the risk of Modern Slavery in supply chains, a key modern slavery risk for energy companies lies within the cobalt used in batteries. .
September 14, 2018
Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright today launched NRF Transform | Risk Sonar, a secure and cost-effective solution that helps organisations identify risk in their supply chains, with an initial focus on human rights and compliance with modern slavery laws..
November 19, 2018