Australia’s new Prime Minister, Scott Morrison has promised the long awaited Indonesia-Australia free trade agreement by Christmas. The announcement...
Australia’s new Prime Minister, Scott Morrison has promised the long awaited Indonesia-Australia free trade agreement by Christmas. The announcement is a good news story for international trade...
The Environment Protection Amendment Bill 2018 has received royal assent and was enacted as the Environment Protection Amendment Act 2018
The Legislative Council of the Victorian Parliament has passed the Environment Protection Amendment Bill 2018 and it will now head back to the Legislative Assembly for consideration
The Australian Treasurer has released a second draft of the proposed legislation to implement its Integrity Package targeted at stapled structures and foreign investors
Starting on 11 July 2018, owners and operators of Australia’s critical infrastructure assets have 6 months to report current ownership and operating details.
The next phase of the Building Industry Fairness (Security of Payment) Act 2017 (“BIF Act”) reforms will be delayed.
The reforms change the focus of the current Act from managing the consequences of pollution to prevention and reducing the risk of harm.
The dreadfully drafted Foreign Influence Transparency Scheme Bill 2017 (FITS Bill) is to be substantially narrowed in its scope.
The first exposure draft in respect of Treasury’s proposed reforms to address integrity concerns with the use of stapled structures.
The final report on the national Review of Security of Payment Laws recommends harmonising laws to achieve a consistent and effective set of national legislation.
Investors and operators of critical infrastructure in Australia will soon need to comply with new security rules commencing 11 July 2018.
Analysis of the 2018-19 Australian Federal Budget: significant reforms for corporates, small business and personal tax.