Corrs In Brief
Corrs In Brief offers the latest updates on legal issues and developments, focusing on their impact to your business and industry.
The Australian Government has released a report containing 18 recommendations following a review of the Franchising Code of Conduct.Read More
In a recent interlocutory injunction proceeding before his Honour Justice Rares in the Federal Court the new patent entitlement provisions of the Patents Act 1990 (Cth) were considered, it is understood, for the first time.Read More
In this In Brief, we examine a prosecution that WorkSafe WA Commissioner Lex McCulloch described as one that “illustrates that directors have an obligation to directly intervene if necessary in situations where unsafe work practices are taking place”Read More
On 5 June 2013, the Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC) released an updated version of Regulatory Guide 134: Managed investments: Constitutions.Read More
An amending bill has been introduced into the New South Wales Parliament which will make significant stamp duty changes. Once enacted, some of the amendments may apply to transactions that have already been entered into.Read More
Several high profile data breach incidents have highlighted both the ramifications of data security breaches and the concerns about the failure of organisations to notify affected individuals and regulators of data breaches.Read More
On 25 October 2012, the Federal Government announced a Productivity Commission inquiry into the effectiveness of the National Access Regime.Read More
Federal Court rules on the interaction between the Victorian Construction Code and implementation guidelines and the adverse action provisions
Keenly anticipated, CFMEU has successfully challenged a key aspect of State Government industrial regulations in the building and construction industry.Read More
In this edition we bring you summaries of topical taxation issues, as well as their implications for your business.Read More | Download PDF
When a seller sells a property portfolio - Does the seller need to give any warranties to the buyer?
On 15 April 2013, the Court handed down judgment in Bulga Milbrodale Progress Association Inc v Minister for Planning and Infrastructure and Warkworth Mining Limited  NSWLEC 48.Read More