The world economy is going to strengthen in 2015 and 2016, followed by a period of contraction in 2018. This was the prediction from Westpac's Chief Economist, Bill Evans, speaking at Lander & Rogers' Economic Briefing in Sydney yesterday.
Congratulations to our own Peggy O'Neal, who is a winner in this year's 100 Women of Influence Awards!
Elder abuse is a significant and growing problem. Has the law in Australia kept pace with global developments or is it failing older Australians?
Lander & Rogers has advised one of the largest agricultural funds in Australia, Arrow Primary Infrastructure Fund, on its acquisition of five poultry farms in NSW from the Baiada Group.
Next week Aaron Goonrey, Daniel Proietto and Andrew Farr from our Workplace Relations & Safety team will be chairing the 2014 Employment Law Fundamentals conference.
The Victorian Government today released the final recommendations of the Wrongs Act Inquiry and its response to those recommendations. The response largely favours plaintiffs. There are, however, no real surprises from the draft recommendations released in November 2013.
Lander & Rogers is proud to be a major sponsor of this year's AMPLA National Conference in Sydney.
"The parties cannot create something which has every feature of a rooster but call it a duck and insist that everyone else recognise it as a duck".
Workplace incidents are traumatic for an organisation and its people, let alone the financial and reputational costs of facing expensive and disruptive litigation from a potential workplace prosecution.