The superannuation industry has seen major regulatory change with the introduction of the Stronger Super reforms, which include MySuper and SuperStream...
February 10, 2014
2013 certainly was an “exciting” year for franchising and consumer markets. As we kick off the new year, now is the perfect time to review franchising developments from 2013 and to consider the trends and predications that we are likely to see this year.
Foreign investment in Australia is an introduction to the regulatory framework relating to foreign investment in Australia. It is of particular value to inbound investors and their advisers looking for a plain speaking and comprehensive guide when undertaking business in Australia.
February 04, 2014
The Western Australia Department of Environment Regulation (DER) is close to completing its review of the Contaminated Sites Act 2003 (Act). The DER considers that
January 30, 2014
Norton Rose Fulbright Australia today released the Carbon Farming Initiative (CFI) Legal and Contracts Guide. The Guide has been developed with the support of fund
January 22, 2014
For corporate groups considering an internal reconstruction, a s413 scheme of arrangement provides a flexible alternative to more orthodox approaches commonly adopt
January 21, 2014
Welcome to this, our eighth issue, and the first issue of 2014. A new year dawns, and there is no let-up in developments in the competition world.
January 20, 2014
For the first time, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has succeeded in a claim under section 29(1)(e) of the Australian Consumer Law (ACL)...
Companies operating in the resources sector will need to consider the implications of the Personal Property Securities Act as the end of the transitional protection period fast approaches.
January 19, 2014
Quietly and without much fanfare, the Government released its Green Paper on the Emissions Reduction Fund (Green Paper) just before Christmas. The Emissions Reducti
January 10, 2014
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