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Freezing orders application against Mr Palmer and Co in Queensland Nickel matter successful

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Special purpose liquidators of Queensland Nickel Pty Ltd (in liq) have been successful in their application for freezing orders against Mr Clive Palmer and several companies which he controls.

25 May 2018

This decision highlights issues faced by insurers in relying on exclusion clauses (even ones that are broadly drafted) to escape the operation of the Third Party Claim Act.

25 May 2018

The final report on the national Review of Security of Payment Laws recommends harmonising laws to achieve a consistent and effective set of national legislation.

24 May 2018

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King & Wood Mallesons has won four categories at the annual Australasian Law Awards, recognising the firm’s excellence across a broad spectrum of legal services.

18 May 2018

KWM has advised Sydney Airport on its new 10 year €500 million European bond issue, being its first European bond issue since 2014.

27 April 2018

KWM's LGBTI inclusion network, LINK, has reaffirmed its commitment to LGBTI inclusion and equality through a strategic partnership with the Human Rights Law Centre.

26 April 2018

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We explore how international arbitration has adapted and will continue to adapt in 2018 to global challenges and opportunities.

12 April 2018

Activity in Australian class actions including the rise of securities class actions and settlements, and the increasing use of third party litigation funding to finance cases.

12 April 2018

The ASEAN-Australia Special Summit presented a profound opportunity for Australian businesses to engage in a dialogue with our neighbours.

01 February 2018

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