Insights


Browse by


  • Hon. Andrew Thomson
  • Ari Abrahams
  • Charlotte Adol
  • Lia Anderson
  • Annika Anderson-Carter
  • Shayal Autar
  • Ralph Bankes
  • Alex Bannister
  • Nick Bateman
  • Rohan Bennett
  • Tanya Bloom
  • Emily Bowly
  • Keiran Breckenridge
  • Terry Brigden
  • Elizabeth Brookes
  • Kathleen Casey
  • John Cavanagh
  • Jason Chew
  • Cheryl Chua
  • David Cinque
  • Genevieve Collins
  • Deanna Constable
  • Tamara Cook
  • Nicola Cooper
  • Rachell Davey
  • Simon Davidson
  • Alex Ding
  • Mark Diserio
  • Samantha Downes
  • Stephanie Doyle
  • Matt Dudakov
  • Justine Edwards
  • Eliza Elliott
  • Eliza Elliott
  • Simon Ellis
  • Nicole Feeney
  • Asha Fielding
  • Jane Fiske
  • Andrew Forbes
  • Lee Formica
  • Ryan Francis
  • Elise Fraser
  • Rebecca Freyling
  • Amie Frydenberg
  • Lisa Gaddie
  • Nicola Gardner
  • David Gillard
  • Bree Gladstone
  • Alice Godfree
  • Eddy Goldsmith
  • Natasha Gomez
  • Aaron Goonrey
  • Timothy Gough
  • Kate Greenwood
  • Kaitlyn Gulle
  • Cameron Hannebery
  • Alexzandra Harvey
  • Lloyd Havlik
  • Pat Hawkins
  • Craig Henderson
  • Daniel Hickman
  • Rachel Hill
  • James Hill
  • Catherine Hillis
  • Gavin Hollamby
  • Derek Humphery-Smith
  • Jon Hunt
  • Louise Hunter
  • Natale Ilardo
  • Dara Isaacson
  • James Tully
  • Stephen Jauncey
  • Jennifer Jones
  • Daniel Kaufman
  • Tessa Kelman
  • Rachael Kennedy
  • Tean Kerr
  • Liz Kofoed
  • Connie Kokkinis
  • Peter Kritikides
  • Giana Laidlaw
  • Kai-Yan Lam
  • Eleanor Lau
  • Katalin Lello
  • Byron Leong
  • Jon Letten
  • Grant Levy
  • Mark Lindfield
  • Michael Loterzo
  • Amelia Lynch
  • Eleanor Madden
  • Jack Marquis
  • Gregg McConnell
  • Collette McFawn
  • Greg McKenzie
  • Simon Merritt
  • Caroline Mills
  • Dominica Moar
  • Adele Moloney
  • Peter Monk
  • Nicola Mooney
  • Christian Mooney
  • Stuart Moore
  • Sally Moten
  • Rob Muir
  • Neil Napper
  • Elizabeth Nash
  • Robert Neely
  • Lisa Newcombe
  • Lily Nguyen
  • Allison Nicholls
  • Louise Nixon
  • Jessica O'Brien
  • Peggy O'Neal
  • Julian Olley
  • Skye Owen
  • Colleen Palmkvist
  • Mark Parker
  • Patrick Joyce
  • Simone Prestia
  • Daniel Proietto
  • Emma Purdue
  • Johnathan Quilty
  • Chloe Rattray
  • Joanna Renkin
  • Julian Riekert
  • Vince Ripepi
  • Lillian Rizkalla
  • Steve Robinson
  • Jonathan Rose
  • Peter Royston
  • Kepler Ryan
  • Jessica Ryde
  • Diane Sahely
  • Nuala Same
  • Luke Scandrett
  • Marie-Louise Scarf
  • Kate Schmidt
  • Helen Scott
  • Amanda Seguna
  • Julie Shooter
  • Courtney Sims
  • Courtney Sims
  • Kahlee Smart
  • Julie Smith
  • Edward Smith
  • Jared Smith
  • Jackie Solakovski
  • Will Spargo
  • Greg Spring
  • Nick Stocks
  • Natasha Stojanovich
  • Mark Sullivan
  • Samuel Sumaru
  • Kirsty Symons
  • Stephanie Taylor
  • Georgina Taylor
  • Ashley Taylor
  • Charles Thornley
  • Natalia Todorovic
  • Scott Traeger
  • Eleni Tsiavis
  • Sarah Wainwright
  • Claire Walczak
  • Caroline Walker
  • Sybilla Waring-Lambert
  • John Wells
  • Catherine Whitehead
  • David Whiting
  • Kate Wilkinson
  • Peter Willcocks
  • Andrew Willder
  • Stephen Williams
  • Michael Williams
  • Lee Wolveridge
  • Tony Woods
  • Maggie Yie-Quach
  • Elon Zlotnick
  • Lisa Zonta
  • Noa Zur
  • Agriculture
  • Construction
  • Education
  • Energy & resources
  • Financial services
  • Government
  • Health & ageing
  • Infrastructure
  • Insurance advisory
  • Insurance litigation
  • Leisure & tourism
  • Manufacturing
  • Real estate
  • Retail
  • Sport
  • Superannuation
  • Supply chain
  • Technology, media & telecommunications
  • Anti-discrimination & equal opportunity
  • Asset management
  • Australian expats & international clients
  • Binding financial agreements
  • Capital markets
  • Capital transactions (sales & disposals)
  • Commonwealth compensation
  • Community support
  • Company and securities law
  • Compensation Law Victoria
  • Competition & consumer law
  • Construction & engineering
  • Corporation & directors disputes
  • Cyber insurance
  • Cyber risk management
  • De facto law
  • Debt recovery
  • Defamation & media
  • Dispute resolution
  • Divorce & divorce settlements
  • Domestic violence & intervention orders
  • Due diligence
  • Dust diseases & toxic tort defence
  • Employment law
  • Family law mediation
  • Financial lines (including D&O and professional indemnity)
  • Financial services
  • Foreign investment
  • Franchising
  • Gender transformation
  • Health & safety
  • Health law & litigation (including medical negligence)
  • Inbound investment
  • Incident response
  • Industrial relations
  • Injunctions & restraining orders
  • Intellectual property & brand protection
  • Investigations
  • IT & procurement
  • IVF legal issues
  • Leasing (non-retail)
  • Litigation
  • Mergers & acquisitions / corporate advisory
  • Parental rights & children's matters
  • Planning & environment
  • Privacy
  • Pro bono legal work
  • Product & public liability
  • Projects
  • Property & industrial special risks & subrogation
  • Property litigation
  • Property settlements & financial disputes
  • Reconciliation
  • Regulated industries
  • Regulatory disputes
  • Restructuring & insolvency
  • Retail leasing
  • Risk management
  • Same sex law
  • Same sex parenting
  • Sport & events
  • Spousal maintenance
  • Superannuation
  • Superannuation splitting
  • Surrogacy
  • Tax implications of settlements & separations
  • Training
  • Video
  • News & Events
  • Publication
  • Active Filters

Publication - 06 Jul 15

An employee's misconduct during and following his work's Christmas function was the subject of a recent decision of the Fair Work Commission. Worryingly for employers, the Commission took a fairly narrow view of which allegations could be relied upon as being valid grounds of dismissal. Essentially, the misconduct which occurred following... Read More

Publication - 02 Jul 15

In Melbourne Stadiums Ltd v Sautner,1 a Full Court of the Federal Court of Australia held that once a contract has been lawfully terminated (whether by either party on notice, on grounds of redundancy or otherwise), an employer cannot later exercise a right to summarily terminate the contract, as a contract... Read More

Publication - 02 Jul 15

In Cerin v ACI Operations,1 an employer tried to persuade the Federal Circuit Court that its employee's employment had come to an end due to the "doctrine of frustration", which allows contracts to be set aside where an unforeseen event leads to circumstances where contractual obligations cannot be fulfilled. On this... Read More

Publication - 02 Jul 15

In the recent decision in Cerin v ACI Operations,1 the Federal Circuit Court rejected an employer's argument that its employee's employment had come to an end due to the "doctrine of frustration", which allows contracts to be set aside where an unforeseen event leads to circumstances where contractual obligations cannot... Read More

Publication - 16 Dec 14

In any de facto relationship or marriage, the boundary between "what's mine" and "what's ours" is not always clear cut in the eyes of the law.  In this article, we discuss asset planning and look at how a Financial Agreement can be a valuable asset planning tool for those wishing to protect... Read More

Publication - 16 Dec 14

Family violence is unfortunately more prevalent than many realise and impacts many Australian families and children. During 2013/2014, police responded to 65,000 family violence incidents in the state of Victoria alone. A number of recent tragic incidences of family violence have led to increased media reporting and political attention about family... Read More

Publication - 16 Dec 14

Court proceedings resulting from a relationship breakdown can be emotionally challenging - litigation is a big step which should not be taken lightly. Our role as lawyers is to ensure that our clients and their advisors (eg financial professionals) are aware of the process, its advantages and also its shortcomings, including... Read More

Page 64 of 69