Publications

Corrs produce a range of publications to keep you informed on legal developments that may affect your business, industry and environment. Our lawyers are dedicated to sharing their breadth of knowledge and draw from diverse experiences to deliver content that is timely and targeted.

AGL fails to acquire MacGen: Where to now for the sale of generation assets in NSW and Queensland?

12 March 2014

On 4 March 2014, the ACCC published its decision to oppose AGL Energy Limited’s proposed acquisition of Macquarie Generation.

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March 2014 Energy Sector Update

11 March 2014

The March edition includes various updates and announcements such as on the Macquarie Generation asset sale, the Australian-Korean FTA and the Commonwealth review of the Renewable Energy Target.

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Yeats Consulting Pty Ltd v Logan City Council

11 March 2014

Yeats Consulting Pty Ltd v Logan City Council: When a Chief Executive Officer of a local government personally makes a decision for the purposes of establishing appeal rights.

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Federal Court upholds ban on “Super Trawler”, but warns of rough seas ahead

10 March 2014

On 21 February 2014, the Federal Court of Australia delivered its decision in the matter of Seafish Tasmania Pelagic Pty Ltd v Burke, Minister for Sustainability, Water, Population and Communities.

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March 2014 Mining Sector Update

10 March 2014

This edition includes discussions on the Australian-Korean Free Trade Agreement and the Environmental Offsets Bill 2014 (Qld).”

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Generic pharmaceuticals and competition law: The ACCC vs Pfizer proceedings

10 March 2014

The ACCC has commenced proceedings in the Federal Court against Pfizer Australia Pty Ltd.

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Uranium mining to recommence in Queensland

7 March 2014

Uranium mining is once again permitted in Queensland.

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The Land Access Review - Recommendations for change

7 March 2014

Further changes to the Land Access regime in Queensland are foreshadowed in the Land Access Implementation Committee Report released on 4 March 2014.

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Unreasonable director-related transactions - When is a transaction for the benefit of a director?

7 March 2014

This week’s TGIF considers the requirements of the unreasonable director-related transactions provision of the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) and the circumstances in which a transaction is made “for the benefit” of a director.

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Special rates - A bridge too far?

6 March 2014

E Cocco & Sons Investments Pty Ltd v Gold Coast City Council [2014] QSC 10.

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