Commissioner of Taxation’s powers broadened

what this means for taxpayers and litigation obligations

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Trust assets in the liquidation of trustee companies

A closer look at the Full Federal Court’s decision in 'Killarnee'

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the Draft Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Bill 2018

scheme overview, and what you need to know

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Deals & Disputes

Seven West Media and Amber Harrison

Successfully acted for Seven West Media in its highly publicised injunction proceedings against its former employee Amber Harrison, relating to the enforcement of wide-ranging non-disclosure and non-disparagement obligations.

Bain Capital

Advised Bain Capital on its acquisition of a majority interest in Only About Children, a leading early childhood education and development business.

State of Victoria

Successfully represented the State of Victoria in two significant disputes with Tabcorp Holdings and Tatts Group over compensation following the expiration of their gaming licenses.

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Foreign investor advice

JWS provides expert legal counsel to foreign clients on their investments and business activities in Australia.

We specialise in all aspects of foreign investment regulation and applications.

Foreign Investment