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What is the effect of making time of the essence in a contract?

Sometimes a contract will provide that ‘time is of the essence’ either in relation to some or all of the obligations under the contract.

24 May 2024

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Risks of Gen AI - Energy and ESG

The vast majority of AI systems are trained and deployed on power-hungry servers housed in large data centres that use enormous amounts of electricity and water, amplifying the effects of climate change that are already being felt around the world.

23 May 2024

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Carbon farming methods in 2024: proponents to start putting pen to paper

As predicted in our previous alert, the Department of Climate Change, Energy, Environment and Water (DCCEEW) has now launched a new proponent-led approach to developing new Australian Carbon Credit Unit (ACCU) Scheme methods.

23 May 2024

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European Parliament Green Lights EU’s CSDDD: Time to Get Ready for the New Era in ESG Obligations

The EU's Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence Directive (CSDDD) will pave the way for a new era of corporate due diligence obligations.

22 May 2024

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ASX provides welcome cyber breach disclosure guidance – update to Guidance Note 8

Following recent high profile cyber breaches, ASX has included a new data breach worked example in its updated Guidance Note 8 (effective 27 May 2024).

20 May 2024