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Understanding 'adequate procedures' – a key element in Australia's foreign bribery law reforms
Insight 08 May 2024

In the wake of the new 'failure to prevent' offence, the Commonwealth Attorney-General is required to publish guidance on the steps that can be taken to prevent an associate from bribing foreign ...

Key steps to prepare for the fifth edition of the ASX Corporate Governance Principles and Recommendations
Insight 12 Apr 2024

The ASX Corporate Governance Council (the Council) recently published the Consultation Draft for a fifth edition of the ASX Corporate Governance Principles and Recommendations (the Recommendations). ...

What's trending: board skills and diversity reporting
Insight 12 Mar 2024

In this Insight, we examine the key trends in board skills and diversity reporting across Australia's top 50 ASX-listed entities over the last three years, provide an update regarding proposed changes to the ASX Corporate Governance Council's Corporate Governance Principles and Recommendations. ...

Sanctions Regime in Australia
Insight 21 Feb 2024

We outline the key aspects of the Australian Sanctions Regime, the practical issues that corporations may encounter when implementing and managing their sanctions compliance frameworks, as well as some recent case studies to illustrate how the regime can apply. ...

What this means for governance and directors’ duties
Issues

Looking forward: 2020 and beyond As we look forward at what's to come, the Royal Commission's lessons on governance and director duties continue to resonate in Australian boardrooms across a range of industries. Here are a few key points: ...

Economic, social, legal, and regulatory implications of COVID-19
Webinar

Webinar: Economic, social, legal, and regulatory implications of COVID-19 ...

Exploring the Fair Work Legislation Amendment (Closing Loopholes) Bill
Webinar

Webinar: Exploring the Fair Work Legislation Amendment (Closing Loopholes) Bill ...

Spotting and stopping scams – a conversation with Anna Bligh
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Webinar: Spotting and stopping scams – a conversation with Anna Bligh ...

Ethical decision making during a crisis
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Webinar: Ethical decision making during a crisis ...

Mandatory climate-related financial reporting: business implications of the draft legislation
Insight 14 Feb 2024

On 12 January 2024, the Federal Government released the exposure draft of the Treasury Laws Amendment Bill: Climate-related financial disclosure. In this Insight, we explain key elements of the Draft Legislation, including areas of uncertainty that have been raised in submissions to government. ...

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