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Barristers call for financial help as work declines amid coronavirus pandemic
Business of Law March 27, 2020 11:48 pm By Christine Caulfield

The association for practicing barristers in NSW has called for a financial support package for its members as courts restrict in-person hearings to combat the […]

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Ex-Storm Financial directors lose appeal, Full Court finds they breached their duties
Financial Services March 27, 2020 10:38 pm By Christine Caulfield

The former directors of defunct financial advisory firm Storm Financial have failed in their appeal of a ruling that found they breached their duties to eleven vulnerable investors by providing a one-size-fits-all model of investment advice that was inappropriate.

HWL Ebsworth softens stance, lets lawyers work from home
Business of Law March 26, 2020 9:08 pm By Christine Caulfield

After insisting that employees remain working in the office despite tough government restrictions to combat the spread of the new coronavirus, HWL Ebsworth has changed […]

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Online trial planned in Opal Tower builder’s case against insurers
Construction March 26, 2020 10:41 pm By Christine Caulfield

The Federal Court is pushing ahead with an expedited trial in Icon Co.’s case against Liberty Mutual Insurance and QBE over the Opal Tower disaster, […]

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Judge says funder can’t have cut of Banksia receivers $5.5M settlement with insurer
Class Actions March 26, 2020 3:01 pm By Christine Caulfield

The litigation funder controlled by recently deceased class action lawyer Mark Elliott has lost its bid for a 12.5 per cent commission of a $5.5 […]

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Mark Elliott’s Blackberry found, judge orders search of phone for evidence in Banksia class action
Class Actions March 26, 2020 1:57 pm By Christine Caulfield

The hunt for the missing Blackberry of deceased class action lawyer and funder Mark Elliott is over, and the located phone will now be examined […]

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Insolvency relief not enough to hold back potential ‘tsunami’ of company failures
Restructuring & Insolvency March 24, 2020 12:55 pm By Christine Caulfield

Measures to relax insolvency and bankruptcy laws to stem a possible wave of COVID-19 company collapses will not achieve their goal — and if Australia […]

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Spain appeals $375M ruling in arbitration spat over energy investments
Arbitration March 24, 2020 1:16 pm By Christine Caulfield

The Kingdom of Spain is keeping up its fight against the enforcement of two arbitration awards putting it on the hook for paying two investment […]

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Juno halts planned sale of Velcade generic in settlement with Millennium, US
Intellectual Property March 24, 2020 11:08 am By Christine Caulfield

Generic drug maker Juno Pharmaceuticals has agreed to stopped planned sales of its cheap version of Millennium Pharmaceuticals anti-cancer medication Velcade in Australia as part […]

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HWL Ebsworth faces potential workplace claim for keeping lawyers in office
Employment March 23, 2020 10:06 pm By Christine Caulfield

HWL Ebsworth is keeping its offices open and requiring lawyers and staff to work at their desks despite updated government health advice, a decision that […]

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