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Thought Leadership in Property Services 23 May 2019

Think about your disclaimer – it’s a no brainer

Under the Australian Consumer Law, agents may be liable where that information is considered misleading or deceptive. Whilst disclaimers can be an effective shield against liability, they are not failsafe.

Thought Leadership in Property Services Property Development 23 May 2019

Developers need to re-think instalment contracts following new GST withholding laws

Nearly a year after the introduction of the GST withholding laws, property developers are continuing to get tripped up by the new regime.

Thought Leadership in Property Services 23 May 2019

Madgwicks Property Insights Newsletter: May 2019

Welcome to the May edition of Property Insights! Presented by the Madgwicks Property team, this newsletter is full of recent developments in the property industry, case studies and industry news.

Thought Leadership in Insolvency & Reconstruction 22 May 2019

Liquidator ordered to pay costs of appeal personally without recourse from the company

A recent decision reinforces the importance of liquidators carefully considering whether to appeal a decision of the Court after seeking directions as they may be doing so at their own personal cost.

Thought Leadership in Dispute Resolution & Litigation 16 May 2019

“I’m just saying!” – Are you making a defamatory publication? Mandarin Guide to Defamation in Australia

Madgwicks is proud to present the Mandarin Guide to Defamation in Australia.

Thought Leadership in Technology, Media and Telecommunications 14 May 2019

Should we be worried? The impact of the Google GDPR decision for Australian companies

Google has been fined €50 million by the French data protection agency, Commission Nationale de l’Informatique et des Liberts (CNIL). Partner Dudley Kneller explains what impact this decision may have for Australian companies.

Thought Leadership in Property Services Leasing 10 May 2019

Valuer and Retail Leases Update – Landlords to carefully consider what is included in a lease as a landlord installation

Under a retail lease, landlords need to take careful consideration of what is included as a landlord installation with a recent case finding a landlord was required to undertake repair and maintenance of items that it leases to a tenant.

Thought Leadership in Technology, Media and Telecommunications Privacy 08 May 2019

‘Data is not unique to Google and Facebook’: Recent proposed amendments to the Privacy Act

Proposed changes to the Privacy Act could signal a new approach to regulating privacy compliance.

Thought Leadership in Property Services Leasing 29 April 2019

Valuer and Retail Leases Update – Can you make a lease a retail lease?

Whether or not a lease is governed by the Retail Leases Act 2003 (Vic) is a matter of law and landlords and tenants cannot make (or not make) a lease retail simply by agreement.

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