The Queensland Court of Appeal has recently handed down two major decisions, which clarify the application of the Queensland Security of Payment Legislation...
March 24, 2013
As all brand owners know, protecting your name and trade marks online is becoming increasing complicated as new internet domains are opened up on a regular basis...
March 22, 2013
Planning and Environment case updates - December 2012 and January 2013 cases
In recent months, two principals have been issued with Federal Court injunctions denying them the ability to select tendering contractors or subcontractors because..
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission released the findings of its industry review into unfair contract terms.
March 21, 2013
Our survey received 1,006 responses from across the aviation, rail and shipping industries, providing an authoritative and wide-ranging examination of current views
The Public Service Amendment Act 2013 (Cth) (the Amending Act) brings significant changes to the Public Service Act 1999 (PS Act) and commonwealth public sector employment. The reforms will come into effect on 1 July 2013.
March 20, 2013
Australia is China’s number one destination for outbound investment. Between late 2006 and June 2012, China invested approximately $US45.1 billion in Australia, wit
March 18, 2013
Since our last legal update the Carbon Farming Initiative (CFI) has continued to expand and develop. More methodologies have been approved, more projects have been..
March 14, 2013
Annual increases to superannuation guarantee contribution rates start from 1 July 2013 when the rate rises to 9.25%, and will continue until 1 July 2019 when the...
March 11, 2013
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