Monthly Archives: September 2011

Alleged statutory unconscionable conduct, especially by franchisors, is common in franchise disputes. Download this alert now to read about this topic and learn about the Competition and Consumer Legislation Amendment Bill 2011, it's key objectives and the consequences for franchisors.

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In early 2010, the Queensland Government released an initial discussion paper detailing plans to implement a framework to protect strategic cropping land (SCL) and on 23 August 2010, the Queensland Government released the SCL framework. However, the Queensland Government delayed its announcement on how the SCL framework would be implemented until 31 May 2011.

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In this special September edition of our Clubs Legal Update, we analyse the Blacktown Workers' Club decision passed down on 6 September 2011. Download the article now to read about the case and learn of the ramifications for Clubs.

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In July 2011, the Minister for Planning announced a comprehensive review of New South Wales planning laws. The review has commenced with a comprehensive ‘listening and consultation process’. This process began with meetings between the Planning Review Panel and a wide range of key stakeholders.

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