Anti-bribery and Corruption

Australia tightens the belt on foreign bribery and corruption

Insights - Australia

China’s New Era: How directors should be responding

We turn our attention to the investment opportunities that lie ahead in the China market.

21 November 2017

A Modern Slavery Act for Australia: Outcomes from the Parliamentary Inquiry

Proposed new legislation to publish a report on steps taken to eradicate modern slavery

21 November 2017

Safe Harbour Reform: Will a higher degree of latitude and flexibility be afforded to Directors?

Until very recently, for directors and creditors alike Australia’s insolvent trading regime had been failing.

21 November 2017

A new wave of environmentalist shareholder activism?

The ACCR and other groups appear to be changing their approaches for the 2017 AGM season following the decision of the Federal Court in 2016.

21 November 2017

Project Bank Accounts and financing implications for QLD projects

The Queensland Government has recently passed legislation which will introduce Project Bank Accounts to certain construction projects from the beginning of 2018.

20 November 2017

CIETAC Investment Arbitration Rules seek to fill a gap in Chinese investment treaty disputes

CIETAC's new rules intend to support the independent and impartial resolution of international investment disputes between investors and host countries.

15 November 2017