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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

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Special counsel joins Maddocks in Canberra January 16, 2020

Thursday 16 January 2020 Veena Bedekar has joined Maddocks as a special counsel in the firm’s Canberra office. Veena joined Maddocks this week and will work with the Maddocks Probity and Property teams. She joins … Continued

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Too much of the (Apple) pie? – Screen-time apps and misuse of market power January 16, 2020

Apple’s ‘screen-time’ functionality (and similar apps released by other developers) have changed the way we engage with our screens, allowing users to monitor how long they spend every day checking emails, messaging and their use … Continued

  • Federal Budget 2019: $525 million dollar skills package announced for VET sector

    Proposed Federal Government spending for universities did not figure heavily in Josh Frydenberg’s budget speech on Tuesday night. However, it caught our eye that the Government has announced $525 million in spending to upgrade and … Continued

  • ACCC proceeds against myTime Learning for consumer law breaches

    myTime Learning is a private vocational education training provider in NSW operated by Phoenix Institute of Australia Pty Ltd. myTime’s business model was apparently to sign up eligible students to online courses funded by the … Continued

  • Increased enrolments in higher education

    The Federal Department of Education and Training has released the Selected Higher Education Statistics 2014 Student Data – Full Year showing record levels of student enrolments in higher education in 2014. Increased enrolments of students … Continued

  • Hosting Minister Pyne

    Yesterday, Maddocks hosted the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, Minister for Education and Training, as part of its signature lunch series. The Minister spoke about the Government’s recent initiatives in schools and international education and its … Continued

  • Government seeks submissions on ESOS amendment bills

    The Australian Government is currently seeking submissions on exposure drafts of the Education Services for Overseas Students Amendment (Streamlining Regulation) Bill 2015 and the Education Services for Overseas Students (Registration Charges) Amendment (Streamlining Regulation) Bill … Continued