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Federal Court accepts market-based indirect causation

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The Federal Court of Australia has accepted market-based indirect causation as a basis for recovery following continuous disclosure breaches.

05 March 2015

Reforms to the Building Energy Efficiency Act 2010 (Cth) commence 1 July 2015 and will streamline administrative processes and cut red tape.

05 March 2015

The application of section 553C of the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) to adjudication determinations made under the Construction Contracts Act 2004 (WA).

04 March 2015

This case provides a useful example to taxpayers of when the “just and reasonable” exemption from landholder duty should be exercised.

02 March 2015

The IGT report recommends structural change within the Australian Taxation Office through the creation of a separate internal Appeals Group.

02 March 2015

The Australian Federal Court has again found against the ACCC in a misuse of market power case against Pfizer.

02 March 2015

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Macquarie Group Limited's capital raising to partly fund its $US4b acquisition of a portfolio from AWAS Aviation Capital Limited.

04 March 2015

King & Wood Mallesons has launched the fourth edition of its DealTrends report which highlights key trends in the negotiating and structuring of private M&A deals.  The latest...

04 March 2015

King & Wood Mallesons advised CHAMP Ventures on its investment in the Australian Institute of Management’s training and education business.

27 February 2015

Hills Limited has acquired Hospital Telecommunications, a provider of patient entertainment and communication solutions to hospitals across Australia.

20 February 2015

Based in Brisbane, new Australian partner Katrina Parkyn is an expert in indirect tax (stamp duty and GST) and direct tax.

18 February 2015

The offer consists of an accelerated institutional rights issue and a retail rights issue to raise approximately $236 million.

05 February 2015

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As clients globalise and navigate China's 'Go Global' initiative, we are helping China's rapidly growing business community look outside of the region, and also international companies who want to attract Chinese investment and capital.

15 January 2015

Quick overview of the legal, taxation and structuring issues when considering real estate investment in Australia.

01 January 2015

An update on the latest in Australian agribusiness, including ChAFTA, cross-border trading, organic exports and trade mark protection.

01 January 2015

Current issues for non-executive directors of Australian companies and other large organisations.

28 October 2014

Understanding important changes to the rules on foreign investment in China telecommunications following the establishment of the Shanghai Free Trade Zone (FTZ).

01 September 2014

An insight into the level of interest that the average superannuation member has in their fund and their assets held in the fund

01 August 2014