Corporate & Commercial

August 2015


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FYI: Privacy Law – Drone regulation taking off

24 Jul 2015

Drones are a unique piece of technology that have been capturing the headlines in recent months. Drones have many legitimate and advantageous uses, but just as equally, they are capable of misuse...

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FYI: Competition Law – Update

16 Jul 2015

In this FYI we report on the Commerce Commission’s Strategic Intelligence Report, recently released under the Official Information Act. We also provide an update on the recent CFMEU decision of the Full Federal Court in Australia ...

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FYI: Corporate Advisory – Takeovers Panel releases guidance on “association” under the Takeovers Code

13 May 2015

The Takeovers Panel has released new guidance on "association" under lock-up agreements and shareholders’ agreements (see Code Word 39). There has not been a radical shift in the Panel’s approach, but the new guidance offers some helpful clarifications...

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