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Corrs named EOWA Employer of Choice for Women

7 March 2011
Corrs has received an Employer of Choice for Women citation from the Federal Government's Equal Opportunity for Women in the Workplace Agency (EOWA) for the fifth successive year.

Why the rush to close consultation on consumer credit reforms?

7 March 2011
The Federal Government is allowing a few days of industry consultation for credit card and home loan reforms that will have a profound effect on the operations and discretionary powers of consumer credit providers.

John Denton participates in Financial Review Legal Conference panel

1 April 2011
John Denton, Corrs Partner and CEO participated in a panel discussion at the Financial Review Legal Conference 2011, held yesterday in Sydney.

Corrs voted ALB Gold Employer of Choice 2011

6 April 2011
Corrs Chambers Westgarth has been recognised as Gold Employer of Choice 2011 in the Australasian Legal Business (ALB) annual survey. Corrs was the only large law firm to earn this recognition and “finished significantly ahead of the nearest rivals” in the large national law firm category, according to ALB.

"High risks in social media" - opinion piece by Matthew Swinn in today's AFR

8 April 2011
Given the number of high profile social media embarrassments, it is remarkable that so many Australian businesses are still grappling with the challenges raised by employees who are Facebook-posters, blog-writers and tweeters.

Corrs awarded IP Firm of the Year

14 April 2011
Corrs Chambers Westgarth was awarded ‘IP Law Firm of the Year – contentious, Australia’ at the annual Managing IP 2011 Global Awards held in London last week.

Federal Budget 2011: Superannuation, Managed Funds and Infrastructure

12 May 2011
The Federal Government has handed down its 2011-2012 Federal Budget on 10 May 2011.

Assistant Treasurer delivers Post-Budget Address at Corrs

17 May 2011
The Hon Bill Shorten MP, Assistant Treasurer and Minister for Financial Services and Superannuation, delivered a post-Budget Address to senior representatives of Australia’s leading financial services and corporate institutions at Corrs Chambers Westgarth in Melbourne yesterday.

Business Council of Australia supports Austrade reforms

18 May 2011
The Business Council of Australia has strongly supported the reforms to Austrade announced yesterday by the Minister for Trade, Craig Emerson.