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National Electricity and Gas rules update: November 2023
Insight 13 Dec 2023

In our latest update, we examine the progress of new and existing rule change requests to the AEMC across the month of November, as well as take a closer look at the AEMC's draft determination in relation to the provision of mandatory primary frequency response by grid-scale batteries. ...

Vietnam bond investment guide
Insight 13 Dec 2023

This guide provides a comprehensive overview of corporate bonds, and discusses some key legal and practical issues for foreign investors and domestic issuers on bond transactions in Vietnam. ...

FIRB fee changes aimed at increasing affordable housing supply
Insight 12 Dec 2023

On 10 December 2023, the Federal Government announced changes to the Foreign Investment Review Board residential land fee rules, designed to 'improve housing affordability and supply'. ...

Cyberwashing: a key focus for data breach class actions
Insight 11 Dec 2023

It has now been a year since the Medibank and Optus data breach incidents that led to a surge in data breach class action filings in Australia. ...

December financial services regulation update

Webinar: December financial services regulation update ...

Closing Loopholes Bill Part 1: new laws pass Parliament
Insight 08 Dec 2023

Key provisions of the Federal Government's Closing Loopholes Bill have passed Parliament on the last sitting day of the year, following an 11 th hour deal with Independent Senators Jacqui Lambie an ...

The Federal Government issues its final response to the Quality of Advice review
Insight 08 Dec 2023

The Federal Government has provided its final response to the Quality of Advice review, as part of its 'Delivering Better Financial Outcomes' package of reforms. ...

High Court provides guidance on class action waiver clauses
Insight 07 Dec 2023

The High Court of Australia has unanimously found that a class action waiver clause sought to be invoked in the Ruby Princess class action was an unfair term under the Australian Consumer Law. We examine the reasoning behind the decision and assess its implications for class action defendants. ...

Recent developments in work health and safety
Insight 07 Dec 2023

The latest issues, decisions and proposed changes impacting business and workplace risk. ...

Treasury consults on the retirement phase of superannuation
Insight 06 Dec 2023

The government has released a discussion paper which seeks industry and community views on how the superannuation system can best provide the security and income Australians need in retirement. ...