SME Law

Firm launches class action against Westpac on behalf of shareholdersDec 19 2019

As Westpac holds crisis talks with its largest institutional investors, a law firm announced it will launch an additional class action on behalf of shareholders.

by Naomi Neilson

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Dec 19 2019Boutique firms well placed to be environmentally active

Small businesses, such as boutique law firms, make up a huge majority of the professional landscape ...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Dec 18 2019Stop addressing women as ‘Sirs’

I recently had an email exchange where another solicitor insisted on addressing me as “Sir”, eve...

by Marianne Marchesi

Dec 18 2019Founders First advised on IPO and ASX listing

SME firm Coghlan Duffy + Co Lawyers assisted Founders First in its initial public offering and ASX l...

by Naomi Neilson

Dec 17 2019Barry.Nilsson. welcomes family law specialist

Australian law firm Barry.Nilsson. has hired a new special counsel who joins its family law team. N...

by Emma Ryan

Kells hires new personal injury lawyerDec 16 2019

Australian law firm, Kells, has confirmed it has bolstered its personal injury practice with the appointment of a new lawyer. News Wr...

by Emma Ryan

Harris Scarfe saga cherry on top of ‘horror year for Australian workers’Dec 15 2019

News that retailer Harris Scarfe has entered receivership caps off a “nightmare year” for private sector employees, with companies plagu...

by Jerome Doraisamy

UN slams Queensland anti-protest lawsDec 15 2019

United Nations experts have blasted Queensland’s new anti-protest laws and warned the laws “unduly restrict freedom of peaceful assembly...

by Naomi Neilson

Brewery giant advised on acquisition of craft beer businessDec 12 2019

Carlton & United Breweries has been advised on its acquisition of Gold Coast craft beer business Balter Brewing Co. News Write co...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Lawyer imprisoned for robbery struck offDec 10 2019

A Wollongong lawyer, who is currently imprisoned for multiple offences including armed robbery, has been removed from the roll of practition...

by Jerome Doraisamy