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ASIC calls for contempt orders against banned wealth manager
Financial Services 2024-01-25 11:05 pm By Christine Caulfield

A former wealth manager faces action by the corporate regulator for contempt of court after he allegedly breached a court order banning him from involvement […]

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Contingency fees offer class action members ‘vastly superior outcome’ to commissions: report
Class Actions 2024-01-23 11:16 pm By Christine Caulfield

The contingency fee regime in Victoria promises class action members “vastly superior” recoveries when compared with class actions financed by commission-paid funders, a new report […]

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PepsiCo appeals loss in case over royalty withholding tax
Tax 2024-01-22 3:50 pm By Christine Caulfield

US drink giant PepsiCo has lodged an appeal of a court win for the Australian Taxation Office over payments made by Schweppes under a distribution […]

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HFW nabs litigation funding ace from Clyde & Co
Business of Law 2024-01-16 3:11 pm By Christine Caulfield

International law firm HFW has lured a team of lawyers, including a former partner from Clyde & Co., known for his litigation funding practice. Maurice […]

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Aristocrat sues head of game design, wins urgent orders over 6,400 files
Intellectual Property 2024-01-11 11:26 pm By Christine Caulfield

Gaming giant Aristocrat is suing its head of design for alleged intellectual property infringement and has secured orders restraining him from using or disclosing any […]

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PlayStation class action accuses Sony of restrictive trade practices
Class Actions 2023-12-22 11:24 pm By Christine Caulfield

A month after a UK tribunal ruled Sony Group must face a class action on behalf of millions of  consumers, the game giant has been […]

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Court OKs $27.5M settlement in unlawful detention class action
Class Actions 2023-12-22 11:01 pm By Christine Caulfield

A $27.5 million settlement reached in a class action over the alleged unlawful detention of 240 Indonesian children has won court approval, but the applicant’s […]

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In class action re-do, Worley shareholders establish breach but fail to prove loss
Class Actions 2023-12-19 9:44 am By Christine Caulfield

Worley contravened the Corporations Act a decade ago when it failed to correct 2014 earnings guidance for several months, but shareholders in a long-running class […]

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Briefing of senior women barristers declines, gender pay gap widens: report
Business of Law 2023-12-18 11:29 pm By Christine Caulfield

The percentage of senior women barristers who were briefed on cases in the past financial year dropped from the previous year, according to the latest […]

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Funders’ cut, legal fees to eat up half of $40M RCR Tomlinson class action settlement
Class Actions 2024-01-09 11:56 pm By Christine Caulfield

The funders that bankrolled a securities class action against collapsed engineering firm RCR Tomlinson will ask the court to give them an $8 million cut […]

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