Insights

Read our latest insights where we discuss the legal changes and decisions affecting our clients, keeping you informed and helping you to make better legal and business choices.

  • 17 Jun2014

    Meridian Lawyers nabs high profile insurance lawyer

    Meridian Lawyers lures highly regarded insurance practitioner Robert Crittenden from DLA Piper to the firm’s Sydney insurance law team. Robert’s appointment follows on from the recent appointment of experienced employment practitioner Sharlene Wellard, the former senior employment law partner at...
  • 17 Jun2014

    Employment relations principal joins Meridian team

    Meridian Lawyers welcomes experienced employment practitioner Sharlene Wellard to the firm’s employment law team in the Sydney office commencing 8 July 2014. Sharlene is a highly regarded senior practitioner with extensive experience in employment and industrial law. She provides strategic...
  • 10 Jun2014

    Endeavours to resolve the debate

    Written by: Suzie Losanno, Consultant Negotiating a contract? Can’t commit to an absolute obligation? Looking to impose an endeavours-type obligation (to use reasonable endeavours or best endeavours) to fulfil an objective? Then prepare well and minimise the debate. Reasonable endeavours and best endeavours A common...
  • 3 Jun2014

    Keeping your website up-to-date and accurate

    Written by: Julian Gregory, Consultant The evolution of digital media means that when incorrect material is published the publisher has additional means available to minimise the harm caused – namely take it off the website and/or publish a timely update. By extension, a failure to...
  • 3 Jun2014

    Corporate governance update: ASX Rules

    Written by: Suzie Losanno, Consultant The 3rd edition of the ASX Corporate Governance Principles and Recommendations was released on 27 March 2014 with revisions aimed at the latest developments in corporate governance. What are the Principles and Recommendations? The ASX Listing Rules require ASX listed...

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