All the latest partner hires and other appointments within firms and offices in the Asia Pacific region.
Ashurst’s average profit per equity partner (PEP) dropped 3.6 per cent over 2013/14 from £775,000 to £747,000, while turnover remained roughly flat.
Blake Cassels & Graydon, Cravath Swaine & Moore and Weil Gotshal & Manges have all won top roles as General Electric (GE) sells its fleet businesses in the US, Mexico, Australia and New Zealand to Element Financial Corporation for $6.9bn (£4.4bn).
Look for the devil in the detail of software licences download subscription
A recent Queensland Supreme Court case provides an important reminder to carefully consider the detail when drafting enterprise software licences, and in particular to have an eye to the future.
Understanding the rules of interpretation in enterprise agreements download subscription
Recently there has been an increase in the number of Fair Work Commission disputes raised (by employees and unions) over the interpretation of clauses in those enterprise agreements.
An overview of recent allegations of corrupt conduct in universities in Australia download subscription
Universities in Australia are increasingly finding themselves dealing with allegations of ‘corrupt conduct’ and/or ‘misconduct’
New SIV and PIV regime – opportunities for fund managers, platform operators and dealer groups download subscription
Austrade and the Department of Immigration and Border Protection have announced the new framework for complying investments for significant investor visa (SIV) and premium investor visa (PIV) applications.
In this video, Mini vandePol and Georgie Farrant speak about anti-corruption compliance programs at the Anti-Corruption, Compliance and Risk Management Conference.
Potential traps for foreign investors in Australian property download subscription
Foreign investors in Australian property are subject to legislative requirements at both the Commonwealth and State levels.
The Queensland Government has started the process to establish a new independent statutory advisory body to provide independent advice to the State and government agencies on infrastructure projects and proposals.
Key tax announcements in the Australian Budget subscription
Taking care of small business: unfair contract terms subscription