12-08-16 | When the anti-bullying jurisdiction in the FW Act commenced, there were fears of a wave of applications. We look at some key outcomes in the first two years of operation of the jurisdiction and ask what it has meant in practice for employers.
10-08-16 | The Fair Work Commission's 2015 decision to allow annual leave to be cashed out under most modern awards has now come into effect.
10-08-16 | The Australian National Audit Office has recently conducted an audit on limited tender processes undertaken by Commonwealth Government entities.
08-08-16 | A key benefit of a liquidated damages regime is that it gives both parties certainty about what happens if a contractual obligation is not met, such as failing to deliver goods by a certain date.
05-08-16 | Congratulations to Ashley Cahif and Holly McAdam from the Government Group, Maxine Feletti and Wes Rose from the Insurance Group, and Darren Rankine and Martin Taylor from the Corporate & Commercial Group who have joined the partnership.
Finalist, Workplace Relations and Employment Team of the Year, Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards 2016
Finalist, Intellectual Property Team of the Year, Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards 2016
Winner, Global 100, Venture Capital Law Firm of the Year 2014
Recommended, TMT, 2016 Legal 500 Directory
Recommended, Doyle's Guide Leading Trademark Law Firm – 2015
Finalist, 2015 Legal Innovation Index
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