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Clarifying aspects of the Thin Capitalisation Rules and Debt Deduction Creation Rules
Insight 23 Oct 2023

In this Insight, we provide clarity to tax managers, CFOs and commercial managers seeking to evaluate the cost/benefits of undertaking a transaction, particularly with a related party. ...

Get verified: The Digital ID Bill offering verification efficiencies with increased privacy and security
Insight 20 Oct 2023

An overview of the Proposed Digital ID System under the Digital ID Bill 2023, including its accreditation and participation requirements, increased overlap of privacy obligations and proposed regulatory powers. ...

Settlement stage common fund orders receive the green light
Insight 20 Oct 2023

Common fund orders are back following a unanimous decision of the Full Federal Court that they are permissible when sought at the settlement stage of a class action. ...

Big changes incoming: consultation opens on amendments to the PPSA
Insight 19 Oct 2023

The Federal Government has invited public consultation on its proposed changes to the Personal Property Securities Act 2009 (Cth). The changes are extensive, and will implement most of the 394 recommendations from the 2015 Whittaker Review. ...

Report: Vietnam LNG sector update: October 2023
Insight 18 Oct 2023

Vietnam’s need for LNG projects is greater than ever due to instability of the power system, power shortages caused by delayed investment of other power projects and energy security requirements. This article provides an overview of the liquefied natural gas market in Vietnam ...

Corporate trustees: no fiduciary duty owed by a successor trustee to its predecessor
Insight 18 Oct 2023

A recent New South Wales Court of Appeal judgment has resolved a difficult question concerning the law of corporate trustees, and serves as a practical reminder of the difficulties faced, in particular, by insolvency practitioners appointed to insolvent former trustees. ...

Capacity Investment Scheme kicks off: what you need to know
Insight 18 Oct 2023

This Insight identifies some of the key differences between CISAs and LTESAs, and gives our initial assessment as to which agreement provides better project support. ...

Federal Government signals broad support for significant Privacy Act reforms
Insight 12 Oct 2023

The Federal Government has agreed or agreed in-principle with the majority of the proposals outlined in the Privacy Act Review Report. ...

National Electricity and Gas rules update: September 2023
Insight 11 Oct 2023

In our latest update, we examine the progress of new and existing rule change requests to the AEMC across the month of September, as well as take a closer look at the AEMC's draft report on improvements to the Retailer Reliability Obligation. ...

TNFD Recommendations to prompt a step change in nature risk management and disclosure
Insight 10 Oct 2023

The Taskforce on Nature-related Financial Disclosures recommendations (the TNFD Recommendations) provide a means to standardise nature-related risk management and reporting, and to capitalise on nature-related opportunities. ...