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Ernst & Young denies it was negligent in goodwill review of Slater & Gordon’s Quindell deal
Class Actions November 29, 2019 1:50 pm By Christine Caulfield

Accounting giant Ernst & Young, which has been dragged into two class actions by Slater & Gordon shareholders, has shot back at claims it was […]

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ACCC to bring constitutional challenge in Pacific National, Aurizon appeal
Competition & Consumer Protection November 26, 2019 1:31 pm By Hannah Gee

The judge who tossed the competition regulator’s challenge to Pacific National’s acquisition of Aurizon’s Acacia Ridge Terminal in Queensland had no power under the Australian […]

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GIlbert + Tobin opposes fix to Charif Kazal’s ‘incomprehensible’ lawsuit
Contracts November 20, 2019 2:45 pm By Miklos Bolza

Gilbert + Tobin is seeking to shut down a lawsuit brought by a firm owned by Sydney business owners Charif and Tarek Kazal after the […]

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Google’s Fitbit buy creates ‘uncertain world’ for consumers, ACCC says
Privacy & Cybersecurity November 19, 2019 10:31 pm By Christine Caulfield

Google’s promise to shield users’ health data after its planned $3 billion acquisition of fitness tech company Fitbit should be taken with a grain of […]

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ACCC signs off on ANZ Terminals, GrainCorp deal with divestitures
Competition & Consumer Protection November 15, 2019 9:32 pm By Hannah Gee

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has given the green light to a slimmed down version of global agribusiness GrainCorp Bulk Liquid Terminals bid to […]

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Chinese co’s $1.5B acquisition of Bellamy’s baby food empire gets the green light
Corporate November 15, 2019 12:11 pm By Miklos Bolza

The Federal Government has conditionally approved a $1.5 billion acquisition of all shares in baby food and milk formula manufacturer Bellamy’s Australia by a Hong […]

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$2.5M break fee in Pacific Energy takeover battle not anti-competitive, panel says
Corporate November 14, 2019 4:33 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The Takeovers Panel has found that while a $2.5 million break fee included in a $470 million takeover offer lobbed during a bidding war for […]

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Pirate fund files $6.3M lawsuit against stock exchange over suspension
Corporate October 31, 2019 11:30 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

An investment company named after a 17th-century pirate has hit the National Stock Exchange with a $6.3 million lawsuit over a suspension decision it calls […]

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Ex-Prime Trust director Wooldridge seeks court approval to manage companies despite recent ban
White Collar October 24, 2019 6:58 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Former health minister and Prime Trust director Michael Wooldridge wants court approval to manage four corporations, despite a recent ruling from the Full Federal Court […]

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ACCC won’t freeze Emergent, Oxford cold storage deal
Competition & Consumer Protection October 23, 2019 12:58 pm By Christine Caulfield

The competition watchdog has given the greenlight to US cold storage giant Emergent Cold’s proposed takeover of rival Australian compay AB Oxford after raising preliminary […]

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