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TGA guidance on the promotion of stem cells and HCT products
Insight 10 Dec 2019

The Therapeutic Goods Administration has issued advertising guidance for businesses involved with stems cells and other human cell or tissue products. As the guidelines explain, advertising ...

TGA guidance on the promotion of medicinal cannabis
Insight 25 Nov 2019

The Therapeutic Goods Administration ( TGA ) has issued guidance on advertising to the public for businesses involved with medicinal cannabis products and therapies. Along with advertising ...

Court enforces four-year restraint
Insight 01 Nov 2017

A court has enforced a four-year restraint of trade clause in a business sale contract, preventing a part-time employee from taking up employment with a competitor after selling his stake in the ...

Summary dismissal for theft found to be unfair
Insight 01 Nov 2017

Partner Partner Partner Managing Associate Simon Dewberry A recent decision of the Fair Work Commission has highlighted the importance of ensuring that the decision to summarily terminate an employee's employment is proportionate to ...

'Bordering on impossible' that husband and wife duo were independent contractors
Insight 01 Nov 2017

Partner Partner Partner Managing Associate Simon Dewberry The Federal Court decided that a husband and wife who worked from home and sometimes outsourced their work were employees instead of independent contractors, making the ...

Damages for employer's repudiation of employment contract
Insight 01 Nov 2017

Partner Partner Partner Managing Associate Simon Dewberry The Victorian Supreme Court has awarded a former executive $423,445 in damages after the employer repudiated his employment contract. Associate Tegan Ayling and Lawyer Rhiannon ...

Increased responsibility for franchisors under new laws
Insight 01 Nov 2017

Partner Partner Partner Managing Associate Simon Dewberry From 27 October 2017, franchisors may be liable if their franchisees contravene certain workplace laws. Senior Associate Chloe Wilton reports on practical steps that ...

Vulnerable Workers Bill passes into law
Insight 08 Sep 2017

Partner Partner Partner Veronica Siow Franchisors and holding companies should be aware that they can be held liable for breaches of employment law by their franchisees and subsidiaries when the Vulnerable Workers Bill, which has ...

Franchisors and holding companies liable under Vulnerable Workers Bill
Insight 02 Mar 2017

Partner Partner Partner Simon Dewberry The Federal Government has introduced a Bill that will make franchisors liable for breaches of employment law by franchisees. Partner Simon Dewberry, and Managing Associate Andrew Stirling report. ...

Competition law update
Insight 25 Feb 2015

In touch: Competition law update is a regular publication by the Allens Competition group to keep you informed of the latest news and developments in this area. For more information or for legal ...

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