We bring the right people with the right skills together to successfully conclude any transaction
We have a strong national Corporate & Commercial group. We don’t over-engineer, instead we bring the right people with the right skills together to successfully conclude any transaction. This approach has earned us a reputation for creativity and innovation. Our partners are involved in every deal, from contact through to completion and as a group, we have in-depth knowledge of a wide range of industries in which our clients operate.
We work with our clients across the full spectrum of Corporate and Commercial law, including:
We also have a dedicated national Procurement practice group that provides services to a range of government and private sector clients. Please click here to see full details.
07 April 2020 - Knowledge
We look at how businesses can use these unprecedented times as an opportunity to strategise and improve business processes, systems and structure to come out of a downturn or ‘hibernation’ stronger than ever.
01 April 2020 - Knowledge
As of 10:30pm AEDT on Sunday 29 March 2020, important temporary changes to Australia’s foreign investment review framework have come into effect to protect the national interest during the COVID-19 crisis. These changes mean that, for the duration of the coronavirus crisis, all relevant foreign investments into Australia will require FIRB approval, regardless of the value, nature or country of origin of the foreign investor.
31 March 2020 - Knowledge
The COVID-19 pandemic is creating a number of significant challenges for Australian businesses. We summarise the key legal issues impacting business as well as Australian and Victorian Government measures in place to assist business owners throughout this period of uncertainty in Australia.
31 March 2020 - Knowledge
1300 Australia has undertaken to amend its current and future contracts with small businesses and will refund part of the termination fees paid by small business customers, as a result of ACCC concerns that some of the contract terms were unfair.
25 March 2020 - Knowledge
ASIC has moved quickly to refocus its priorities for the coming months as COVID-19 impacts Australian companies.
20 March 2020 - Knowledge
Much has been made of panic buying as many Australians rush to protect their families from the perceived risk of dwindling supplies, whether that fear is reasonable or not. But what about protecting your family financially? Economic risk is not the only issue being faced.
17 March 2020 - Knowledge
This article addresses the implications that Brexit may have on your intellectual property rights in the European Union.
04 March 2020 - Knowledge
With the threat of coronavirus reaching Australian shores and a declaration of a global pandemic looming, it is important that you consider the impact the crisis is likely to have on your commercial and contractual arrangements.
03 March 2020 - Knowledge
The International Comparative Legal Guide to Public Procurement 2020 provides a comprehensive and cohesive analysis and comparison of the public procurement laws in Australia and on a global scale.
13 February 2020 - Knowledge
In our latest M&A Review, our national M&A team highlights some key issues and trends to look out for in 2020, plus a wrap up of key deals across a variety of industries.
11 February 2020 - Knowledge
Long awaited reforms targeted at reducing illegal phoenix activities were passed by Parliament this week, with director accountability front and centre.
22 January 2020 - Knowledge
As Chinese New Year celebrations ramp up, we pause to consider important developments that will impact business between Australia and China in 2020.