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Ex-Kagara directors reach deal in shareholder class action
Class Actions July 27, 2018 8:45 pm By Miklos Bolza

Eight former directors of failed mining company Kagara have settled a shareholder class action alleging they misled investors and falsified the company’s accounting records, the […]

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SNF’s decade-long battle over BASF mine patents comes to a close
Intellectual Property July 17, 2018 9:26 am By Christine Caulfield

A patent dispute between SNF and BASF that started in 2008 and went all the way to the High Court has come to an end, […]

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ACCC says Click Energy misled consumers about discounts
Competition & Consumer Protection July 9, 2018 5:52 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The ACCC has filed a lawsuit against Click Energy for allegedly misleading consumers about possible discounts on their energy bills. Between October 2017 to March […]

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Herbert Smith Freehills wins case over United’s failed IPO
Corporate June 26, 2018 11:50 pm By Christine Caulfield

Herbert Smith Freehills has prevailed in a suit by United Petroleum alleging the law firm and former United chairman Martin Hudson breached their duties to […]

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Fourth class action filed over St Patrick’s Day fires
Class Actions June 18, 2018 4:36 pm By Christine Caulfield

Powercor Australia has been hit a class action alleging its negligence led to a fire in the Gazette area of South West Victoria, the fourth class […]

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FWC shoots down appeal of union merger approval
Employment June 22, 2018 11:31 pm By Christine Caulfield

Two employer groups have lost their appeal of a Fair Work Commission decision that signed off on the merger of the Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy […]

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Cable makers didn’t violate consumer law, judge says
Consumer Goods June 22, 2018 11:38 am By Cat Fredenburgh

A judge has found the Australian Cablemakers Association did not violate the consumer laws when it sent letters to several Ministers complaining that an electrical […]

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Judge denies climate change challenge to NSW mine expansion
Energy & Natural Resources June 21, 2018 9:55 pm By Miklos Bolza

An environmental group has lost a bid to halt the expansion of an open cut mine owned by a subsidiary of Peabody Energy on the […]

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Brisbane floods class action sent to mediation
Class Actions June 11, 2018 9:23 pm By Miklos Bolza

A judge has ordered mediation in the Brisbane floods class action, in which the victims of the 2011 disaster are seeking up to $1 billion […]

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ACCC loses coal tender cartel case, but reasons suppressed
Competition & Consumer Protection July 6, 2018 10:10 pm By Miklos Bolza

The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission’s high profile case alleging cartel conduct and bid rigging for mining exploration licences in NSW was dismissed by the […]

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