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Ernst & Young strikes back in Quintis class action
Class Actions June 14, 2019 9:42 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Ernst & Young, which has been named in a class action over its auditing of sandalwood producer Quintis, has filed cross-claims alleging Quintis should pick […]

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ACCC rejects Meredith Dairy resale price maintenance plan
Competition & Consumer Protection June 14, 2019 2:50 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has rejected a resale price maintenance plan by Meredith Dairy that would block resellers from selling its goat cheese […]

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ACCC raises competition concerns about Landmark’s $469M bid for Ruralco
Competition & Consumer Protection June 13, 2019 12:14 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has raised competition concerns about rural supply giant Landmark’s proposed $469 million takeover of competitor Ruralco, a move that […]

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Bayer faces appeals of IP Australia rulings on antiseptic patent
Intellectual Property June 4, 2019 3:24 pm By Miklos Bolza

Veterinary pharmaceutical companies Norbrook Laboratories and Merial have launched twin appeals of two IP Australia decisions allowing Bayer to amend a proposed patent for a […]

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Farmers can’t use the word ‘oil’ in Montarra oil spill class action, PTTEP says
Class Actions May 28, 2019 8:19 pm By Amelia Birnie

Oil company PTTEP has objected to Indonesian seaweed farmers using the word “oil” in their evidence in the Montarra oil spill class action, arguing they […]

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ACCC to review ANZ Terminals $350M bid for GrainCorp unit
Competition & Consumer Protection May 14, 2019 8:43 pm By Miklos Bolza

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has opened a review into the proposed $350 million acquisition of a unit of global agribusiness GrainCorp by storage […]

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Queensland Sugar in sweet victory as Wilmar negligence case dismissed
Contracts May 13, 2019 9:13 pm By Christine Caulfield

Industry-owned Queensland Sugar Limited has succeeded in dismissing a court case brought by Wilmar Sugar Australia after record-high rainfalls led to a $60.8 million loss […]

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Oil spill class action trial delayed by expert evidence filed ‘without leave, without notice’
Class Actions May 6, 2019 9:07 pm By Amelia Birnie

The Montarra oil spill class action trial has been pushed back by two weeks, following the filing of late expert evidence by the applicants “without leave, […]

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Viterra can’t shield identity of maltsters that engaged in dodgy business practices
Trials March 27, 2019 2:01 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The judge overseeing the lengthy trial between agricultural giants Cargill and Viterra over the $420 million sale of malt producer Joe White has shot down […]

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Class members waited too long to appeal Great Southern MIS settlement, court rules
Class Actions March 7, 2019 4:59 pm By Christine Caulfield

An appeals court has dashed the hopes of three group members of a resolved class action over managed investment schemes operated by agribusiness Great Southern […]

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