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By Digital|31 August 2016
Amended continuous disclosure provisions may drive permanent change

Amended continuous disclosure provisions may drive permanent change

26 May 2020

Temporary amendments to the Corporations Act could be a catalyst for lasting legislative change that will make it harder to launch shareholder class a...

The impact of government bailouts on shareholder litigation claims

The unprecedented injections of public cash for corporations during COVID-19 may undermine the ability of investors to hold companies financially acco...

Autonomy and trust key for the ‘new normal’

As legal departments figure out how to transition their teams in a post-pandemic world, leaders must ensure that staff can exercise some control and f...

CLOC appoints new executive director

The Corporate Legal Operations Consortium (CLOC) has hired an executive director to help set strategy and direction, particularly in the wake of coron...

Workplace arrangements must evolve for legal departments

Law firms of all stripes are currently considering how best to adapt their WFH and remote working accommodations to suit the “new normal”. In-hous...

Legal, forensic teams must join forces to combat fraud and corruption

Given the risk and occurrence of fraudulent and corrupt activities in the wake of COVID-19, the legal department must work with a company’s forensic...

Want to reduce e-discovery spend? Do more yourself

Legal departments that can achieve more work in-house and better technology will be more likely to cut down on e-discovery spend. ...

Company earnings guidance taking huge hit during COVID-19

An overwhelming majority of S&P 500 companies have had to revise or completely withdraw their earnings guidance as a result of coronavirus. ...

Collaboration between in-house and firms more critical than ever

The “innovative and creative” solutions that can and do emerge from partnerships between legal departments and private practice teams will be even...