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Sydney lawyer launches consulting firm for e-commerce and consumer clientsFeb 04 2020

A commercial lawyer from Sydney has started a new legal consultancy firm supporting clients in the e-commerce, supply chain and consumer goo

by Jerome Doraisamy

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Feb 04 2020HFW adds 2 new partners

Global firm HFW has moved to expand its Australian presence with the addition of two partners to its...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Feb 04 2020George Pell’s defence ignored evidence, says DPP

George Pell’s appeal to the High Court neglects, misrepresents and completely “glossed over” e...

by Tony Zhang

Feb 04 2020AGL advised on major battery storage deal

Energy provider AGL has been advised on a deal with renewables company Vena Energy to develop a new ...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Feb 04 2020Higher fines for Europe data breaches a warning for Australian legal counsel

Increasing penalties and a stronger enforcement approach in Europe should be an indication that ther...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Corporate Counsel Summit to feature prominent speakersFeb 04 2020

The former founder and managing director of LinkedIn for Australia and New Zealand and the director of legal at Google ANZ are just two of a...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Will 2020 see an increase in professional negligence claims?Feb 04 2020

Australia is in the midst of an “age of inquiries”, which will continue to shine a spotlight on corporate culture and behaviour, argues ...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Independence of local council lawyers is crucial in 2020Feb 04 2020

2020 is an election year for local governments, and as such, in-house lawyers at local councils need to be especially diligent in ensuring t...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Non-financial risks to remain a focus for corporatesFeb 04 2020

Boards will have to be concerned with risks beyond simply financial matters this year, according to governance business Diligent. ...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Lawyer X slams Victoria Police in first royal commission appearanceFeb 04 2020

Barrister-turned-police informer Nicola Gobbo has told the Royal Commission into the Management of Police Informants that her handling by Vi...

by Naomi Neilson