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The "Business of Football" with guest speaker, Gill McLachlan

By newseditor on Thursday, May 28, 2015

This week, Lander & Rogers held the second event in our "Business of Football" series. The intimate client lunch was hosted by our lawyers, Peggy O'Neal, President of Richmond Football Club, and Derek Humphery-Smith, former AFL field umpire.

Financial Agreements - what do you need to know?

By newseditor on Thursday, May 28, 2015

A financial Agreement records a couple's intentions in relation to how some, or all, of their property and financial assets will be divided in the event that they separate. These assets can include real estate, bank accounts, shares and investments and superannuation.

Lander & Rogers announced today that it had appointed former Federal government minister, the Hon. Andrew Thomson as an advisor on its Japan client practice.

Lander & Rogers announces 2015 promotions

By newseditor on Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Australian law firm Lander & Rogers today announced 17 new senior promotions, 12 of which are women.

This week Amelia Lynch, Senior Associate in our Sports Business Group, presented at the 2015 VMA Asia-Pacific Venue Industry Congress held at the Adelaide Convention Centre.  The Industry Congress is the single largest meeting of Venue Professionals in the Asia-Pacific region.

Lander & Rogers represented the Medical Board of Australia finalising disciplinary proceedings in the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal in relation to Jayant Mukundray Patel's period of time working as a surgeon in Bundaberg.

"Special contributions" may not be so special after all

By newseditor on Monday, May 18, 2015

If a couple separates and ends up in court to finalise their property settlement, the Family Law Act 1975 (Cth) requires the court to consider, among other things, the contributions that each party has made during the marriage or de facto relationship.

Lander & Rogers lawyers named finalists in legal awards

By newseditor on Monday, May 11, 2015

We are delighted to announce that three of our lawyers have been shortlisted as finalists in this year’s Lawyers Weekly 30 under 30 Awards. 

A new study from TerraLex and Lander & Rogers shows regulatory concerns are now joined by a focus on cybersecurity, data privacy and other corporate priorities.

On 30 April, the Attorney General's Department announced that it was opening consultation on proposed amendments to the laws governing binding financial agreements.