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Opposition's promise of $1 billion for hydrogen reflects growing optimism
Insight 14 Feb 2019

The Federal Opposition's recent announcement of a $1.1 billion 'National Hydrogen Plan', to support development of hydrogen technologies and hydrogen refuelling infrastructure, is only the latest ...

Corporate law developments
Insight 14 Nov 2018

Welcome to our monthly snapshot of regulatory updates and other developments in corporate law. We know you are busy, so our focus is on capturing key issues. We'd love to hear from you. Please do l ...

Show me the data! Introducing the Consumer Data Right
Insight 10 Sep 2018

On 15 August, the Federal Government released exposure draft legislation that, if passed, will establish an 'economy-wide consumer-directed data transfer system'. The latest sprint in a marathon of ...

Federal Court imposes highest penalty to date
Insight 22 May 2018

The Full Federal Court has allowed the ACCC's appeal and imposed penalties of $46 million for cartel conduct on Japanese wire harness manufacturer Yazaki Corporation. The penalty was increased to $ ...

Asia Region Funds Passport Bill introduced
Insight 06 Apr 2018

Nearly nine years after the Johnson Report recommended the establishment of an Asia Region Funds Passport, last week the Corporations Amendment (Asia Region Funds Passport) Bill was introduced into ...

Linklaters Insights: Asia Pacific Competition Law Bulletin
Insight 21 Feb 2018

Our global alliance partner Linklaters, with input from Allens and other expert local law firms around the region, look at the latest competition law and policy developments in the Asia Pacific region. As significant changes to the ...

The Asia Region Funds Passport begins to take shape
Insight 17 Oct 2017

It's been a busy few months for the development of the Asia Region Funds Passport. In late August, the Federal Government released exposure draft legislation to accommodate the introduction of the ...

Business risk in international trade and investment
Insight 31 Mar 2017

Australian boards and senior executives are expected to maintain oversight of risk and compliance issues including legal, commercial, political and reputational risk issues. In-house counsel perfor ...

LNG destination clauses under scrutiny by Japanese competition regulator
Insight 07 Sep 2016

Part of the Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry's strategy for LNG market development, which aims to achieve stability in LNG supply and lower prices, is to 'abolish or relax' ...

The beginning of the end of the unit trust's monopoly? A look at corporate CIVs
Insight 04 Sep 2015

Written by Partners Marc Kemp and Charles Armitage and Senior Overseas Practitioner James Kanabar In July's edition of Unravelled , we reported on the Board of Taxation's report on tax arrangements ...