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19 Oct 2018
Singaporean company acquires Sydney bus operator
Lander & Rogers has advised a transport company listed on the Singapore stock exchange on its acquisition of a Sydney bus operator. ...
Energy development
19 Oct 2018
WA’s Kwinana waste to energy development a ‘landmark’ project
Gilbert + Tobin, Norton Rose Fulbright and Ashurst have all advised parties in the development of a landmark Waste to Energy project to divert 400,000...
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18 Oct 2018
First State Super successful in Land Use Victoria bid
Allens has advised First State Super on its successful bid for concession to operate the land titles and registry functions of Land Use Victoria for t...
17 Oct 2018
Austral Bricks advised on $41m property transaction
Massons has advised Austral Bricks on a property deal worth $41 million. ...
17 Oct 2018
US-based company snaps up Aus corporate advisory group
Lander & Rogers has advised Gallagher Benefit Services Pty Ltd on its acquisition of Super Advice, an Australian employee benefit consultant and c...
16 Oct 2018
Southern Cross Austereo becomes playout centre’s ‘largest’ customer
Maddocks has advised on a transaction which will see the outsourcing of Southern Cross Austereo’s television broadcast services. ...
15 Oct 2018
Coca-Cola moves away from soft drink focus with Aus investment
Gilbert + Tobin has advised Coca-Cola Amatil on its joint acquisition alongside major shareholder, US-based The Coca-Cola Company of an equity stake i...
15 Oct 2018
SafetyCulture boosts workplace training with EdApp investment
LegalVision has advised workplace health and safety company SafetyCulture on its external investment funding round for mobile technology platform EdAp...
12 Oct 2018
Sydney Councils negotiate renewable energy deal
Allens has advised the Southern Sydney Regional Organisation of Councils on a long-term power purchase agreement with Origin Energy. ...
12 Oct 2018
KWM advises on ASX to Hong Kong listing
Global firm King & Wood Mallesons has advised OPUS Group Limited on its move from the Australian Securities Exchange through a scheme of arrangeme...
11 Oct 2018
Essendon Fields company snapped up by Japanese used-car dealer
Clarendon lawyers has advised the founders and shareholders of the Andrews & Wallis Motor Group (AWMG) on the sale of AWMG to IDOM Inc’s Austral...
11 Oct 2018
Maoneng advised on solar farm construction
Solar PV development company Maoneng Australia has been advised on the financial close of the largest solar farm to have commenced construction in Aus...
10 Oct 2018
Dentons advises on PNG’s debut sovereign bond issue
Global firm Dentons has advised parties on Papua New Guinea’s “successful” inaugural sovereign bond issue which closed on 4 October 2018. ...
10 Oct 2018
Medibank acquires in-home care provider
Lander & Rogers has advised Medibank on its acquisition of an Australian providers of in-home care, Home Support Services. ...
9 Oct 2018
Aus medical research institutes supported in new IPO
Ashurst has advised joint lead arrangers on a proposed IPO by Hearts and Minds Investments Limited for capital raising and listing on the ASX. ...
8 Oct 2018
Water and waste controller sold to French multinational
Piper Alderman has acted for the sellers of Optimatics Holdings Pty Ltd as they offload the company to French-based multinational Suez. ...
8 Oct 2018
‘Low-cost access to space’ could be reality with capital raise
Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Gilmour Space Technologies on its Series B capital raise led by Main Sequence Ventures and Blackbird Ventures. ...
5 Oct 2018
‘Unique’ deal hits wholesale debt capital market from Acacia Partners and ASCF
Gilbert + Tobin and Thomson Geer have advised Acacia Partners and ASCF Managed Investments Pty Ltd respectively on a recent DCM issuance with an overa...
4 Oct 2018
Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal refinancing a cool US$2.5bn
Allens has advised a syndicate of 22 financiers on the senior project financing facilities of Queensland’s Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal proje...
4 Oct 2018
Kurri Kurri Aluminium Smelter site sold
Renewable energy business Norsk Hydro ASA has been advised on the sale of its 2,000 hectare Aluminium Smelter site in Kurri Kurri, NSW. ...
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Oct 19 2018
NSW Public Defenders and barrister battle over alleged ‘systemic failures’ in recruitment process
A Wollongong-based barrister has penned an explosive open letter to the NSW Public Defenders office,...
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Relocation a crumbling bridge too far to cross
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New Brisbane partner for Thomson Geer
Australian law firm Thomson Geer has welcomed a new partner into their corporate and M&A team. ...
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Jul 25 2018
WA’s Law Access appoints new company director and chairman
Western Australia’s legal pro bono referral service Law Access is welcoming the announcement of a ...
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Jun 26 2018
Queensland crown prosecutor appointed to District Court
Crown prosecutor Glen Cash QC has been appointed to the District Court of Queensland and will presid...
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Oct 2 2018
What is the return on investment for legal marketing?
The biggest obstacle most have to answering these questions is an inability to understand the ROI of...
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Oct 1 2018
Legal education issues are highlighting vulnerability of students
A significant source of vulnerability in students is insufficient education concerning their rights,...
Sep 26 2018
A letter to my law student self
To my law student self (some 15 years or so ago), this is just a little letter to you (from me now) ...