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Providing strategic advice on expansion structures November 16, 2018

Founded in Bondi Beach in 2012, Bailey Nelson has rapidly grown into a global eyewear retailer and service provider with boutiques in Australia, London, Canada and New Zealand. The strong demand for their products and … Continued

Latest News

Maddocks appoints restructuring and insolvency partner in Sydney January 14, 2019

Monday 14 January  Maddocks has appointed its second new partner in a month with the appointment of Danielle Funston. Danielle is a restructuring and insolvency lawyer who advises clients on recoveries, liquidations, corporate restructuring and … Continued

Latest Article

Made in Australia: Tightened restrictions on the use of country of origin labels January 14, 2019

The recent decision of Nature’s Care Manufacture Pty Ltd v Australian Made Campaign Limited by the Federal Court of Australia has provided much needed guidance on the requirements for ‘Made in Australia’ and other country … Continued

Corporate & Commercial Blog

  • Procuring small-scale software solutions

    We have been noticing recently that a lot of our local government clients have been procuring a wide variety of smaller-scale cloud-based software solutions.  With these types of procurements, vendors will try to insist that … Continued

  • Does the law of defamation apply in search engine results?

    Following a recent High Court Decision, a plaintiff will be able to proceed in litigation against Google LLC (Google) for claims that Google defamed him by its publication of certain search engine results.   The … Continued

  • Procure IT v3.2 on the way

    3 July 2017 As I mentioned in my earlier blog post, on 26 November 2015 it was announced in the NSW government’s Digital+2016 strategy paper that a new version of Procure IT was anticipated for release … Continued

  • Potential fallout from Yahoo’s data breach cooee: how cyber security can affect M&A transactions

    Monday 31 October 2016 Earlier this year, Yahoo Inc. (Yahoo) publicly revealed that personal information from at least 500 million user accounts was stolen by hackers. Surprisingly, the data breach may have happened as far … Continued

  • Copyright consultation closing shortly

    The Department of Communications and the Arts’ current consultation on ‘updating Australia’s copyright laws’ is closing shortly (12 February 2016). The consultation is considering the so-called ‘legitimate’ use of copyright material by libraries and educational … Continued