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The Queensland Government released the draft South East Queensland Regional Plan and associated regulations for public consultation, outlining its 50 year vision for the future of the region.

26 October 2016

The Australian Cyber Security Centre released its 2016 Threat Report, addressing the state of cyber targeting and exploitation techniques and providing suggestions on how to prepare and respond to an...

26 October 2016

The Privacy Amendment (Notifiable Data Breaches) Bill 2016 was introduced into the Australian Parliament on 19 October 2016 as the latest iteration of the long-anticipated mandatory data breach...

24 October 2016

This article highlights the key amendments including changes relevant to the financial services, e-commerce and telecommunications sectors etc.

19 October 2016

This article was written by Scott Farrell, Max Allan and Roslyn Hinchliffe. The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) has released the final rules which will impose margin and risk...

18 October 2016

Kaspersky v Hemisphere demonstrates the need for commercial parties to properly draft dispute resolution clauses and consider the kind of disputes that may arise at the time an agreement is drafted.

18 October 2016

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Palisade’s Renewable Energy Fund (PREF) has a mandate to invest approximately A$500m in the Australian renewable energy market, with a key focus on wind and solar assets.

26 October 2016

King & Wood Mallesons advised long-term client Glencore on the sale of its Glencore Rail coal haulage business in the New South Hunter Valley to Genesee & Wyoming for A$1.14 billion.

20 October 2016

King & Wood Mallesons is proud to have acted for KKR and Sundrop Farms in connection with the $200m state of the art 20-hectare solar desalination facility in Port Augusta, South Australia.

17 October 2016

King & Wood Mallesons has advised Melbourne Stadiums Group, owners and operators of the Etihad Stadium in Melbourne, on the sale of the stadium to the AFL.

11 October 2016

King & Wood Mallesons has elected London partner Tim Bednall as its new EUME Managing Partner for a term of three years.

04 October 2016

King & Wood Mallesons has advised Quadrant Private Equity on its acquisition of Fitness First Australia from Oaktree Capital Management.

29 September 2016

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The sixth edition of Crossing Borders, our review of developments in international arbitration, focuses on the enforcement of arbitration awards.

07 October 2016

An increased threat of class actions is the ‘new normal’ for Australian businesses as FY16 saw 35 actions launched. We discuss key trends and consider what’s next in Australia and abroad.

26 August 2016

Blockchain is more than bitcoin. Its technology and potential far exceeds digital currencies.

04 August 2016

An overview of the legal, taxation, FIRB and structuring issues when considering real estate investment in Australia, including practical considerations and risk mitigation strategies.

01 August 2016

A look back at the significant reduction of regulatory controls and red tape, and looking forward at investment trends, further deregulation and predictions for Chinese outbound investment.

25 July 2016

A global analysis of regulatory reforms, trends and developments in key markets in which our clients do business.

14 June 2016