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Assisting on whole of government technology agreements November 2, 2017

Maddocks advised the Commonwealth Government’s Digital Transformation Agency (DTA) on its whole of government purchasing agreement with SAP. The DTA was set up in 2015 to assist government departments and agencies with digital transformation and … Continued

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Making waves: Maddocks advises on Manly Fast Ferry sale February 12, 2018

Monday 12 February 2018 Maddocks has advised the founders and operators of the Manly Fast Ferry on their divestment of the company to NRMA, Australia’s peak road association. The firm advised Richard and Will Ford, … Continued

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Radio Refunds: How to avoid breaching your responsible lending obligations February 15, 2018

Background Major Australian retailer, Thorn Group, and its consumer leasing business, Radio Rentals, has agreed to refund almost $20 million to customers who entered into leases with the company following an ASIC investigation into breaches … Continued

ASIC to extend start dates on Stronger Super reforms

Recognising the uncertainty and administrative burden faced by superannuation funds to comply with certain Stronger Super reforms, ASIC provided welcome relief yesterday by announcing the deferral of two commencement dates. In particular:

  • the product dashboard requirements for choice products will now commence on 1 July 2019; and
  • the requirements for portfolio holdings disclosure have been deferred until 31 December 2019.

In line with these proposals, ASIC also announced that it will extend previous relief allowing superannuation funds to include a website link for the latest product dashboard, rather than a hard copy, with a periodic statement.

To learn more, visit ASIC’s website.

Recognising the uncertainty and administrative burden faced by superannuation funds to comply with certain Stronger Super reforms, ASIC provided welcome relief yesterday by announcing the deferral of two commencement dates. In particular:

  • the product dashboard requirements for choice products will now commence on 1 July 2019; and
  • the requirements for portfolio holdings disclosure have been deferred until 31 December 2019.

In line with these proposals, ASIC also announced that it will extend previous relief allowing superannuation funds to include a website link for the latest product dashboard, rather than a hard copy, with a periodic statement.

To learn more, visit ASIC’s website.