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DIRECTORS BEWARE BEFORE RELYING ON MANAGEMENT INFORMATION

The Federal Court’s recent judgment in ASIC v Vocation Limited (in liq)[1]highlights the importance of directors challenging information provided to them by management. In this case, directors were unable to justify the failure to disclose price sensitive...

FIRST SUCCESSFUL PROSECUTION UNDER QUEENSLAND LABOUR HIRE LAWS

In an Australian-first, on 28 June 2019 a Queensland magistrate found A & J Group Services Pty Ltd (A & J) guilty of operating without a licence under the Labour Hire Licensing Act 2017 (Qld) (Act) and fined the company $60,000.A & J had...