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20 November 2020 - Building & Construction, Leasing
In April, we provided two updates on the National Cabinet’s Mandatory Code of Conduct (the Code) for existing tenancies. In Part 1, we outlined what the Code was and what it proposed to change in the relationship between landlords and tenants (once the Victorian laws were passed). In Part 2, we looked at what your… Read more »
16 October 2020 - Uncategorized
On 23 September 2020, the AANA announced a new advertising Code of Ethics (Code) and associated Practice Note that will take effect from 1 February 2021. The new Code applies to all advertising in Australia and will replace the existing Code.
13 October 2020 - General Commercial, Human Resources Law, Workplace Safety
Over the past few years, there has been a push to introduce industrial manslaughter offences in a number of Australian States and Territories. Once the Western Australian legislative changes come into force (which will likely be later this year), most States and Territories will have specific industrial manslaughter legislation in place. Refer to the table… Read more »
8 October 2020 - General Commercial
A new regime has passed the Federal Parliament that will require company directors to have a unique Director Identification Number.