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Glencore in-house counsel wins Cargill deal docs to mull settlement
Trials September 18, 2018 1:27 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

In-house counsel at Glencore has been granted access to “highly confidential” documents related to the possible sale by Cargill of its Joe White malt business […]

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Cargill wins bid to call King & Wood Mallesons solicitor as a witness
Trials September 11, 2018 11:29 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

A judge has granted Cargill Australia’s request to call a King & Wood Mallesons solicitor that represented Viterra as a witness in the epic trial […]

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ACCC to push for stronger powers to crack down on unfair contract terms
Competition & Consumer Protection September 2, 2018 11:31 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The law should be altered to make unfair contract terms illegal, ACCC Chair Rod Sims says, and the regulator plans to use its clout to […]

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Murray Goulburn, ex-boss close to settling ACCC case
Competition & Consumer Protection August 30, 2018 1:53 pm By Christine Caulfield

Murray Goulburn and its former CEO appear to be nearing a settlement with the consumer watchdog over claims the dairy producer misled farmers in three […]

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Glencore in-house counsel denied access to Cargill deal docs
Trials August 27, 2018 6:13 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

A judge has ruled in-house counsel at Glencore can’t view “highly confidential” documents related to the possible sale by Cargill of its Joe White malt […]

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Viterra points finger at ex-employees in trial over $420M Joe White sale
Trials August 20, 2018 9:44 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Viterra is blaming several former employees for representations made about malt quality in the lead-up to the $420 million sale of its Joe White business […]

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Murray Goulburn faces second class action over profit downgrade
Class Actions August 20, 2018 2:04 pm By Christine Caulfield

Milk supplier Murray Goulburn has been hit with a second class action over its profit forecast revision in 2016 that wiped 40 percent off the […]

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LGL Commodities CFO can’t drag accountant into liquidator’s suit
Securities August 15, 2018 8:14 pm By Christine Caulfield

The former chief financial officer of LGL Commodities has lost a bid to join the accountant for the collapsed grain trader as a co-defendant in […]

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Inghams’ failures did not cause worker’s car park assault, court says
Employment August 15, 2018 11:43 pm By Christine Caulfield

Chicken processor Inghams has won an appeal of a ruling that put it on the hook for causing the late-night assault of a shift worker […]

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Ex-Murray Goulburn CFO settles with ACCC over farmgate prices
Competition & Consumer Protection August 13, 2018 11:23 am By Christine Caulfield

Murray Goulburn’s ex-CFO Bradley Hingle has quietly settled a case brought by the consumer watchdog over the dairy co-operative’s allegedly misleading promises about farmgate milk […]

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