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14 Jun 2017
Pharmaceutical business sold for $930m
A global firm has advised Valeant on the sale of its pharmaceutical business which operates in more than 15 countries. Write comment (0 Comme...
EBOS Group
14 Jun 2017
EBOS Group set to bolster healthcare portfolio
EBOS Group is looking to extend its existing portfolio of healthcare, pharmaceutical and animal care businesses in Australia and New Zealand by propos...
Immigration Minister Peter Dutton
14 Jun 2017
Lawyers unleash on Dutton visa debacle
The Law Council of Australia has lashed out at Immigration Minister Peter Dutton following his latest attack and questioning of the independence of th...
13 Jun 2017
Building a renewables empire in the midst of an energy crisis
More than a decade of stalled energy policy at the federal level has caused the cost of electricity in Australia to soar and the security of the natio...
13 Jun 2017
A sporting chance
An Australian law firm has been announced as the official lawyers of the Invictus Games 2018. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
13 Jun 2017
LCA underscores ‘inadequate’ terror suspect measures
The Law Council of Australia has called on the Australian government to give high priority to developing better risk assessment tools, following last ...
13 Jun 2017
Merger deal sealed between global and mid-tier
The majority of partners at Norton Rose Fulbright and Henry Davis York have given their blessing to go ahead on a proposed merger that has been in the...
12 Jun 2017
Real estate lawyers a key ‘roadblock’ in digital property exchange
A new survey has revealed real estate lawyers and conveyancers are a set to be a significant obstacle in the New South Wales and Victorian government...
12 Jun 2017
Regional legal outsourcing business curbs ‘risks and challenges’
A Wollongong-based legal outsourcing business has been created to limit the risks and challenges that accompany the increasing trend towards sending l...
12 Jun 2017
International firm hires new Sydney partner
An international law firm has bolstered its technology and communications practice by recruiting a new Sydney partner. Write comment (0 Comme...
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