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  • 17 Sep2016

    Forward planning essential for pharmacy owners

    Written by: Michael Bracken, Principal Are you a pharmacy owner? Have you thought about the legal and financing considerations when the time comes to exit your pharmacy business? At the recent Pharmacy Connect conference, organised by the Qld and NSW Branches of the Pharmacy Guild...
  • 8 Sep2016

    Technology company IPOs: ASIC regulation of corporate finance

    Written by: Michael Bracken, Principal ASIC has released Report 489 arising from its regulation and oversight of fundraising, mergers and acquisitions transactions, corporate governance, and other general corporate finance areas for the period from 1 January to 30 June 2016. REP 489 sets out ASIC’s...
  • 23 Aug2016

    Assessing damages when pre-existing conditions exist – is a change coming?

    Written by: Julie Somerville, Principal Assessing damages when a plaintiff has a pre-existing condition, or some other external cause contributes to their current condition, is complex. On one hand you take the injured person as you find them - the "eggshell skull argument"; on the...
  • 3 Aug2016

    The duty of care owed by a hospital is independent and non-delegable: what this means in practice

    Written by: Julie Somerville, Principal As you know June was a busy month for the NSW Supreme Court with several decisions delivered that are of interest to those in the medical indemnity industry. Justice Schmidt decision in Mace v Justice Health; Geo Group v Vero was...
  • 20 Jul2016

    “Resulting from” in an insuring clause may indicate wider coverage

    Written by: Julie Somerville, Principal In Julie Somerville's last post (28 June) she mentioned that June has been a busy month for the NSW Supreme Court with several decisions delivered that are of interest to those in the medical indemnity industry. Schmidt J's decision in Mace...

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