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The Productivity Commission’s Final Report on Data Availability and Use recommends Australia adopt a risk-based, scalable approach to data sharing. What are the implications for the energy &...

22 May 2017

The Productivity Commission's final report into Data Availability and Use will present both risks and opportunities for the technology sector if adopted by the Australian Government.

22 May 2017

The Productivity Commission's final report on Data Availability and Use recommends the introduction of a “Comprehensive Right”, providing a a joint right to view, transfer and correct data.

22 May 2017

Final report into Data Availability and Use highlights that lack of trust is ‘choking the use and value’ of Australian data for governments, industry and consumers.

22 May 2017

Productivity Commission's final report into Data Availability and Use uses the health sector as an example to illustrate structural barriers and distrust about data use.

22 May 2017

The Brisbane River Catchment Flood Study is now complete. It will assist local governments to better understand the types of flood events that are likely to occur.

16 May 2017

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KWM has advised the shareholders of Icon on its sale to a consortium comprised of QIC Ltd, Goldman Sachs Private Equity and Pagoda Investment.

24 May 2017

Top-tier international law firm King & Wood Mallesons has partnered with the University of Technology Sydney Hatchery+ accelerator.

22 May 2017

King & Wood Mallesons has advised funds managed by Quadrant Private Equity on their acquisition of controlling stakes in Qscan Radiology and North Coast Radiology.

12 May 2017

King & Wood Mallesons has advised Wattle Hill RHC Funds on its strategic investment in Eco-Farms, in its pursuit to deliver quality Australian products across Asia.

10 May 2017

The acquisition - with ENN following a relationship agreement between the parties - will see the Chinese gas distributor and private equity firm jointly hold a 15.1 per cent stake in Santos.

08 May 2017

King & Wood Mallesons has advised Bingo Industries Limited (Bingo) on its $439.5 million initial public offering and listing on the ASX.

03 May 2017

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This article was written by Chen Yun (Robert), Andrew Fei and Wang Rong. The China Bank Regulatory Commission (CBRC) has issued a set of new rules (Rules) aimed at: controlling a broad...

19 April 2017

While the new tax rules are aimed at foreign vendors, Australian residents might similarly find themselves caught by the new regime when acquiring certain Australian assets.

31 March 2017

An overview of the legal, taxation, FIRB and structuring issues, including practical considerations and risk mitigation strategies.

02 January 2017

Practical, expert advice on cyber security for Australia directors and officers written by Australian thought leaders from the public and private sector.

08 November 2016

Issues and challenges facing IoT usage across a wide range of industries including privacy, security, managing risk, technical issues, and legal and regulatory challenges.

28 October 2016

China’s significance in today’s global economy calls for businesses to understand the realities of enforcing a judgment against Chinese-held assets.

26 October 2016