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Latest Case

Advising on market-changing divestments September 25, 2018

Maddocks  acted for the founder of Australia’s largest private pilot training school, Soar Aviation, on the group’s 50 percent sale to Australian private equity investor The Growth Fund. Soar Aviation was started in 2012 by … Continued

Latest News

Strong signals: Maddocks advises on television broadcast services outsourcing October 10, 2018

Wednesday 10 October 2018 Maddocks has advised NPC Media on its deal to provide playout services for Southern Cross Austereo’s 105 television broadcast signals through NPC Media’s new playout centre. NPC Media is a joint … Continued

Latest Article

When being natural can be misleading: recent consideration of organic product claims October 15, 2018

Recent decisions by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission and the Federal Court of Appeal have demonstrated that it can be a fine line between branding and product claims: with a wrong step amounting to … Continued

News & Media

  • Maddocks’ clients click for charities

    To kick off the new year, leading law firm Maddocks is making charitable donations to the Indigenous Marathon Project (IMP), The Haymarket Foundation and Melbourne City Mission (MCM). These donations initiated from the firm’s client … Continued

  • The Victorian Auditor-General’s Report ‘Managing Landfills’

    Our special counsel Barnaby McIlrath and consultant Dariel De Sousa published an article, “The Victorian Auditior-General’s Report ‘Managing Landfills’: Implications for councils and the EPA in the National Environmental Law Association’s (NELA) Environment and Climate … Continued

  • Lawyers sleep rough at the ‘G’

    National law firm Maddocks slept rough at the Melbourne Cricket Ground in May, as part of the firm’s relationship with Melbourne City Mission (MCM). The firm’s Sleep at the ‘G team included Partner Julian Smith … Continued

  • From Maddocks Property to MP

    2 February 2009: A Maddocks lawyer has made the switch from property law to Victorian state politics. The Labor Party's national executive last Friday (30 January) appointed Jennifer Huppert to the Victorian Government's Upper House. … Continued