- Company/Commercial (6)
- Regulatory and compliance (6)
- Litigation / Dispute Resolution (4)
- Banking / Finance (3)
- Corporate (3)
- Construction (2)
- Employment (2)
- Funds (2)
- Healthcare (2)
- PPP/PFI/Commercial projects (2)
- Tax (2)
- Charities (1)
- Energy (1)
- Family (1)
- Intellectual Property (1)
- Planning (1)
- Real Estate (1)
- Telecoms (1)
- Transport (Including aviation and shipping) (1)
Sort By: Newest first | Oldest first
Australian government seeking more efficient delivery of public sector functions through contestability
On Monday 15 December the Australian government announced its ‘Efficiency through Contestability Programme’, as part of the mid-year economic and financial outlook.
Minter Ellison advised the NSW government over the procurement of Northern Beaches Hospital in a ‘first of its kind’ transaction.
As part of the higher-education funding reforms announced in the 2014–15 budget, the government announced that existing price caps on university fees will be removed.
This article looks at some of the relevant case law and sheds light on the principles involved in this particular challenge of statutory interpretation.
Samantha Betzien, a partner in the human resources and industrial relations group in Brisbane, has won the Queensland Woman Lawyer of the Year award.
Full Federal Court confirms a ‘public benevolent institution’ does not need to provide direct relief
A ‘public benevolent institution’ is a subtype of charitable body. Endorsement by the Australian Taxation Office is required before an entity can be one.
Business and government agencies are readying themselves for the new privacy regime, which will take effect from 12 March 2014.
The Unsolicited Proposal Guideline provides a framework for the government’s assessment and implementation of infrastructure proposals that originate directly from the private sector.
Further tranches of draft rules under the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013 have been released for consultation by the Department of Finance.
The NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal (NCAT) is expected to commence operation on 1 January 2014.
This month, the Victorian Department of Treasury and Finance released the Intellectual Property Guidelines for the Victorian Public Sector.
Rules to support the new framework for Commonwealth agencies, authorities and companies will be made under the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013.
A review of the demand-driven funding system for higher education has been announced by the minister for education.