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May 24, 2022

An important decision for holiday parks and retirement communities

Article by Nadia Maynard In a recent decision relating to Part 4A dwellings, the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (Tribunal) held that a periodic site agreement […]
February 3, 2022

Booster mandates – an update

Article by Deepanshi Agarwal The latest COVID-19 mandatory vaccination orders provide an update on deadlines for mandatory booster doses for some specified facilities and specified workers. […]
January 31, 2022

NEW DIRECTOR ID CODE

Article by Nadia Maynard The Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) has introduced a new requirement for all directors under the new regime to Part 9.1A. This new […]
October 26, 2021

The light shines on COVID-19 business interruption claims

Article by Deepanshi Agarwal In a follow up to our recent series, we provide a summary of the latest judgment in the series reviewing business interruption […]
October 26, 2021

Latest Public Health Directions

Article by Deepanshi Agarwal In an earlier article published on 8 October 2021, we summarised the then current Mandatory Vaccination Directions in Victoria. These have now […]
October 18, 2021

The recent Banksia Securities test outlines the fit and proper person test

Article by Nadia Maynard What does it mean to be a “fit and proper person”? Introduction When applying for a licence or registration, or for a […]
October 15, 2021

NSW challenge to public health orders requiring vaccinations in certain workplaces dismissed

Article by Jennifer Holdstock The NSW Supreme Court has today delivered a strong judgment upholding the validity of public health orders requiring vaccinations in certain workplaces. […]
October 8, 2021

Latest COVID-19 directions….things have changed

Article by Deepanshi Agarwal and Denise Gallagher COVID-19 Mandatory Vaccination (Specified Facilities) Directions (No 6) commenced on 7 October 2021 and imposed vaccination obligations on operators […]
September 28, 2021

Is mandating vaccines lawful?

There is a lot of uncertainty around in this ever-changing COVID-19 environment as the vaccine rollout continues across Australia.  There is not a lot of helpful […]