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20/07/17

Legislation for the Australian Securities and Investments Commission’s (ASIC) industry funding model became effective on 1 July 2017.  Under the ASIC Supervisory Cost Recovery Levy Act 2017 (Cth) (Act), any entity that is regulated by ASIC (leviable entity) will need to pay a levy for the financial year they were regulated to recover ASIC’s regulatory costs.  

19/07/17
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Managing copyright in today’s digital world is becoming incredibly complex.  Does blockchain create new options for managing copyright and other rights in relation to content?  Is blockchain just a solution looking for a problem, or is there something more to it?  

18/07/17
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In response to the growing privacy concerns around personal data, the Australian Government recently passed the Privacy Amendment (Notifiable Data Breaches) Act 2017 (Cth) (the ‘New Data Breach Notification Laws’).

13/07/17

The update reviews federal and state regulators and projects. Also included is our status report on current regulatory projects dealing with energy market transformation.

13/07/17

ASIC’s existing guidance on sell-side analyst research has been too principles-based to offer much practical assistance and so there is clearly a need for better guidance. 

12/07/17

This update delves into the key legislative and regulatory developments occurring in the fintech space in the past month.  

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21/07/17

Gilbert + Tobin has reinforced its spot as a market leader in mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and equity capital markets (ECM) following an outstanding performance in the first half league table results. 

13/07/17

Gilbert + Tobin and Maddocks have jointly advised Kidman Resources Ltd in its successful defence of the company’s $200 million-plus Mt Holland Lithium Project.

04/07/17

Gilbert + Tobin is pleased to have advised Tilt Renewables on the financing of its newest wind farm development, Salt Creek, a 55 megawatt project in south west Victoria.

21/06/17

Gilbert + Tobin and Herbert Smith Freehills jointly advise Tabcorp on the competition law strategy surrounding its $11.3 billion merger with Tattersalls (Tatts).

09/06/17

Gilbert + Tobin has appointed six new partners and six special counsel across a range of specialties, effective 1 July 2017.

02/06/17

Gilbert + Tobin continued its award winning performance at the 2017 Financial Times Asia-Pacific Innovative Lawyers ceremony in Hong Kong last night.