Welcome to the first issue of Hall & Wilcox’s quarterly newsletter for the Victorian Government, Public Law.
Decleah Investments Pty Ltd and Prince Removal and Storage Pty Ltd as Trustees for the PRS Unit Trust v FCT  FCA 717
Looking ahead to possible reforms: Identifying themes or trends arising from the second round of the Royal Commission
Possible law reforms are on the agenda following the conclusion of the second round of hearings of the Financial Services Royal Commission. We identify the trends arising from the Royal Commission and look at them in the context of other current law reform proposals in the financial services industry.
The recent Fair Work Commission (FWC) decision in Jacqueline Waite v Serco Australia Pty Ltd T/A Serco Australia Pty Ltd1 is an important reminder that dismissals on what are perfectly valid substantive grounds can still be unfair if an employee is denied procedural fairness.
Davis Malm is pleased to announce that firm president Amy L. Fracassini was elected to the International Lawyers Network’s (ILN) Board of Directors. Ms. Fracassini was inducted to the 16-member Board on June 1, 2018 at the ILN annual meeting in Toronto, Canada.
On 25 May 2018, Judge Levy handed down a decision in favour of the insurer, who was joined as a defendant to the proceeding under section 119 of the Motor Accidents Compensation Act 1999 (Act).
Funds & financial products
Client Money Reporting Rules Enforcement Powers Regulations registered
On 8 June the Corporations Amendment (Client Money Reporting Rules Enforcement Powers) Regulations 2018 (Cth) was registered.
At present, the direction of medicine, such as telemedicine, becomes more and more known and the number of questions about the procedure of providing medical assistance using telemedicine is also growing.