Corporate and Commercial

Our deep industry knowledge enables us to guide clients in their commercial dealings throughout all stages of corporate development. We advise clients across a wide range of key industries and professions including Australian public and private companies and SMEs, multinational companies, large professional member organisations, private clients, not-for-profit organisations, and government entities and departments.
Understanding clients’ specific industry drivers and risks enables us to provide comprehensive legal advice and assist their navigation of legal and commercial contingences which may affect corporate and commercial operations in dealing with regulators.



  • Corporate & Commercial,
  • Mar 5, 2021
  • Author: Hayley Bowman
  • INSIGHT: Privacy and External Dispute Resolution schemes: Limitations for healthcare credit providers

    One of the intentions of the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) (Privacy Act) is to enable an effective credit reporting system while safeguarding the privacy of individuals. To ensure that credit providers are able to comply with their responsible lending obligations, Part IIIA of the Privacy Act sets out: the types of personal information that credit […]

  • Commercial Litigation & Dispute Resolution,
  • Feb 26, 2021
  • Author: Hayley Bowman
  • INSIGHT: Future directions for the Consumer Data Right

    On 23 December 2020, the Australian Government released the Report of the Inquiry into Future Directions for the Consumer Data Right. The Report looks at how Australia’s data sharing regime can be enhanced to further benefit consumers and strengthen our digital economy. For Australian businesses in the banking, energy and telecommunications sectors, now is the […]

  • Corporate & Commercial,
  • Feb 25, 2021
  • Author: Mark Fitzgerald
  • INSIGHT: Major Insolvency Law Reform Enacted

    Small to medium businesses can now restructure their way out of financial distress without having to ‘throw the baby out with the bathwater’. On 1 January 2021 the Corporations Amendment (Corporation Insolvency Reforms) Act 2020 (Cth) was passed, resulting in Australia’s most major insolvency law reform of the past 30 years. Restructuring Process The main […]