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Advising on the sale of aged care facilities April 10, 2018

There has been a significant period of consolidation in the healthcare industry, particularly in residential aged care. The operating environment is challenging, with high levels of regulatory scrutiny and minimal recent growth in Commonwealth funding. … Continued

Latest News

In good hands: Maddocks advises on physio business acquisition April 11, 2018

Wednesday 11 April 2018 Maddocks has advised Zenitas Healthcare Limited on its acquisition of the Agewell Physiotherapy business. Agewell is a mobile physiotherapy provider servicing residential aged care facilities, retirement villages and communities in New … Continued

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The right to use plans prepared by a design consultant: the devil is in the detail April 11, 2018

When a design consultant (such as an architect or engineer) brings their plans or designs into material form, copyright will usually subsist in those documents as an artistic work. The designer owns that copyright unless … 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