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19 Aug 2019
Real estate trust advised on acquisition of Darling Park office complex
Listed Australian investment trust GPT Group has been advised on an office complex acquisition worth over half a billion dollars. Write commen...
Pinsent Masons
19 Aug 2019
Pinsent Masons bolsters Aussie partnership
The international law firm has welcomed two to its local partnership, as it looks to enhance its infrastructure and energy practice. Write com...
Andrew Blattman
19 Aug 2019
IPH completes Xenith acquisition
After months in the making, intellectual property firm IPH Limited has successfully completed its acquisition of Xenith IP Group. Write commen...
19 Aug 2019
Minters launches new integrated offering
MinterEllison has unveiled a new integrated environmental, social and governance (ESG) offering in a bid to respond to strong client demand coming out...
16 Aug 2019
Why women must celebrate their achievements in law
With the 2019 Women in Law Awards launching this week, Lawyers Weekly spoke with four previous winners about the importance of celebrating the work be...
16 Aug 2019
Law firms not exempt from High Court ATO ruling
In what’s being described as a landmark decision, the High Court has ruled the ATO may use information from data leaks, even leaked from a law firm....
16 Aug 2019
Dentons appoints managing partner for IP
Dentons has appointed a new managing associate to “strengthen” its IP and life sciences offerings to its Australian clients. Write commen...
16 Aug 2019
‘Press freedom must be fiercely protected’, says LCA
The Law Council of Australia (LCA) has condemned the raids on journalists and called for stronger definitions of what constitutes harm to national sec...
16 Aug 2019
LIV calls for CCTV to monitor animal slaughter
CCTV systems should be mandatory in areas where animals are slaughtered as opposed to increasing penalties for trespassers, according to the Law Insti...
16 Aug 2019
Bango Wind Farm reaches financial close
Norton Rose Fulbright and Thomson Geer have advised on the financial close of the 244 megawatt Bango Wind Farm. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
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