For the purpose of defamation law, news outlets can be considered publishers of comments posted on social media.
VCAT seems far more willing than courts to set aside rental valuations, where detailed reasons are not given.
An injunction may be available to stop damage from misleading and deceptive conduct, even if no damage was yet suffered.
Links to recent media releases, reports, cases and legislation relating to transport, shipping & logistics.
COVID-19 operations in NSW come with increased police powers to issue on-the-spot fines for breaching restrictions.
NSW is steadily progressing to its clearly stated goal, the adoption of wholly electronic processes for conveyancing.
Choosing a real estate agent is a business decision, so you should employ the best person for you and your expectations.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
The COVID‑19 pandemic has given rise to insurers seeking to contest or test the terms of particular insurance policies.
Employers have a duty to provide a safe workplace for their staff under workplace safety and workers compensation laws.
People + Culture Strategies
A SA nurse won an unfair dismissal claim after losing her job due to her weight and deemed unfit to perform work.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
The Full Court decision clarifies the law in relation to deceptive similarity and what constitutes trade mark use.
Forensic accountants are often engaged to quantify damage or loss suffered because of the actions of another party.
Cybercrimes include fraud, identity theft, dealing with the proceeds of crime, and stalking and intimidation.
A recently released report examined the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on cannabis demand and supply in Australia.
It will be more difficult for investors to sue listed entities for a breach of the continuous disclosure requirements.
A company's constitution could empower an inquorate board to increase the number of directors to constitute a quorum.
Herbert Smith Freehills
On 9 March 2021, the Australian Centre for International Commercial Arbitration (ACICA) released the inaugural Australian Arbitration Report (Report).
Parity in sentencing is the legal principle that co-offenders should, all things equal, receive the same penalty.
Intimidating an individual while armed and/or breaking into premises without lawful excuse is a criminal offence in NSW.
In New South Wales, it is an offence for a person to knowingly supply or take part in the supply of a prohibited drug.