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Brexit, COVID-19 no reason to alter security terms in Gladstone Ports class action, judge says
Coronavirus June 29, 2020 5:56 pm By Miklos Bolza

A judge has rejected claims by Gladstone Ports Corporation that security for costs in a $100 million class action by commercial fishing operators should not […]

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ASIC wins High Court appeal over meaning of corporate ‘officer’
Appeals March 11, 2020 12:57 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The Australian Securities and Investments Commission has scored a victory before the High Court, with the court unanimously finding that under the Corporations Act the […]

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Ex-fintech CEO wins $2.2M in damages after unlawful dismissal
Employment October 14, 2019 5:58 pm By Amelia Birnie

The former CEO of financial software firm GBST has been awarded more than $2.2 million in damages, with a court finding he was wrongfully terminated […]

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Tucker & Cowen loses second bid to dodge $17.5M Equititrust case
Legal Ethics October 7, 2019 12:00 pm By Miklos Bolza

Two name partners at law firm Tucker & Cowen have lost another attempt to dismiss a case brought against them by the receivers of failed […]

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High Court to clarify meaning of ‘officer’ under Corporations Act
Appeals May 21, 2019 2:46 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The High Court has granted ASIC special leave to appeal a judgment that let a former director of Gold Coast finance company MFS Group partially […]

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