31-10-2017 | This publication covers a range of topics and legal issues affecting universities. In this issue we look at the increasing number of cyber breaches occurring and discuss what universities can do to effectively and securely manage their data, and be more responsive when faced with a breach.
22-09-2017 | Welcome to Issue 12 of Workplace Matters, which is now a digital publication that makes it easier for you to access and read the latest legal updates in safety and employment, and connect with our experts.
16-05-2017 | In this issue of Insurance Matters, we look at significant cases and recent developments covering property, cyber breaches, professional privilege, remote piloted aircraft and much more.
01-12-2016 | In this issue we discuss the importance of professional and appropriate workplace electronic communications, using examples from recent decisions where communications between workers have been made available during litigation, following orders to produce.
04-12-2017 | Sparke Helmore Lawyers has been listed in four practice areas and 14 of the firm's lawyers have received recommendations in the 2018 Legal 500 Asia Pacific directory.
01-12-2017 | Sparke Helmore Lawyers welcomes Partner Peter Charteris to its Sydney Corporate & Commercial Group today.
30-11-2017 | The Turnbull Government announced today that it will establish a Royal Commission into the alleged misconduct of financial services entities such as Australian Deposit-taking Institutions (banks, credit unions and building societies), insurers (life, general and reinsurance), Australian Financial Services Licensees and authorised representatives, and superannuation funds (excluding self-managed superannuation funds).
30-11-2017 | The Future of Financial Advice reforms and various modifications progressively came into effect between 2013 and 2016, to improve the trust and confidence of Australian retail investors in the financial services sector while ensuring availability, accessibility and affordability of high-quality financial advice.
They didn't quite come away with the win, but Sparke Helmore Lawyers' touch footy team played seven incredible games at the Touch of Colour charity day last week, taking out second place in a hard fought, one-nil Grand Final to charity hosts KidsXpress.
Sparke Helmore Lawyers has been listed in four practice areas and 14 of the firm's lawyers have received recommendations in the 2018 Legal 500 Asia Pacific directory.
In what is expected to be an ongoing and controversial decision, the NSW Civil & Administrative Tribunal (NCAT) recently ruled that an owners corporation's by-law prohibiting short-term letting was invalid.
It came as a sting to Australian honey producers when Unique Manuka Factor, a group of New Zealand honey producers, filed a trade mark application for "Manuka honey" with the Australian Trade Marks Office.
Precision has accused Domino's of reverse-engineering their global positioning system (GPS) tracking technology after a three-year project to install the technology in Domino's delivery vehicles was abandoned.