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When drafting contracts, don't throw out the rule book!

By newseditor on Thursday, April 23, 2015

Contracts are something that people at many organisations live and breathe each day, yet when push comes to shove, a surprising number of contracts do not meet the commercial needs of the business or indeed may actually be wholly or partly unenforceable.

Lander & Rogers lawyers named in Best Lawyers Australia 2015/16

By newseditor on Thursday, April 09, 2015

The 2015/2016 edition of Best Lawyers Australia has just been published and three of our lawyers have been named 2015/2016 "Lawyer of the Year" in their fields:

HIV-Specific Criminal Laws to be reviewed in Victoria

By newseditor on Thursday, April 09, 2015

The Victorian Government announced at the 20th International AIDS Conference held in Melbourne in July 2014 that it would amend laws which criminalise the intentional transmission of HIV.

Lander & Rogers lawyers named finalists in legal awards

By newseditor on Friday, March 27, 2015

We are delighted to announce that two of our lawyers have been shortlisted as finalists in the 2015 Law Institute of Victoria Awards.

Property Settlements and Superannuation Splitting

By newseditor on Monday, March 23, 2015

Australian superannuation laws apply to both married and de facto couples, including same-sex couples, and superannuation is treated like any other asset in a marriage or de facto relationship when parties separate. That is, superannuation entitlements can be divided up and shared as part of a property settlement package.

Lander & Rogers Corporate Partner, Deanna Constable and Special Counsel, Gregg McConnell will be presenting at the forthcoming Contract Law for Lawyers Masterclass.

Lander & Rogers has advised First State Super in its role as majority equity participant in the consortium which successfully bid, as part of a competitive NSW State Government Public-Private Partnership (PPP) tender process, for the right to design, construct, finance, operate and maintain the new CBD and South East Sydney Light Rail project.

Lander & Rogers has advised 360 Capital Investment Management Limited on three recent acquisitions: one Victorian office acquisition by the 360 Capital Office Fund and two Queensland industrial property acquisitions by the 360 Capital Industrial Fund:

Discrimination and equality in sport

By newseditor on Monday, March 02, 2015

"Treating everyone in the same way doesn’t help you achieve equality," said Kate Jenkins, Victoria's Equal Opportunity & Human Rights Commissioner, at a recent briefing for major sports hosted by Lander & Rogers.

Lander & Rogers a sponsor of the 2015 Retail Leaders Forum

By newseditor on Friday, February 27, 2015

Lander & Rogers is proud to be a sponsor of this year's Retail Leaders Forum in Sydney at the Hilton Hotel.  The annual two-day event, taking place on 2-3 March, brings together executive level retailers from across the industry spectrum and the NSW region.