Publications

Welcome to Issue 57 of our fortnightly Banking Sector Newsletter. The purpose of this newsletter is to provide those in the banking sector with a digestible and relevant snapshot of current news, case law and legislation from the past fortnight. We hope you find this edition useful!

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The extent and duration of the COVID-19 crisis remains unknown – and the construction, engineering and infrastructure industry is not immune.  Continuing on from our recent COVID-19 related publications, this  Alert provides some (non-exhaustive) points for contracting parties to consider in relation to existing and proposed projects. Project GO/NO GO Parties should consider how the […]

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Welcome to Issue 80 of the Victorian Public Sector Newsletter. We would again like to use the forum of this newsletter to thank those in the Government and the public service whose efforts appear to be having a real impact on reducing the spread of COVID-19 and keeping Victorians safe. In this issue, there is […]

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On 9 April, the Federal Government approved its $130 billion wage subsidy scheme, the JobKeeper Payment. Overview The JobKeeper Payment is designed to provide immediate cash-flow relief to entities which have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.  The package allows qualifying entities to access a subsidy of $1,500 per fortnight, per eligible employee from 30 […]

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Welcome to Issue 86 of the NSW Public Sector Newsletter. This issue highlights the developing privacy considerations arising from the COVID-19 measures implemented by Australian Governments, including privacy guidance issued by the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner for public servants working from home and the need for transparency around the Federal Government’s new COVID-19 […]

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Welcome to Issue 23 of our fortnightly SA Public Sector Newsletter. This issue highlights the developing privacy considerations arising from the COVID-19 measures implemented by Australian Governments, including privacy guidance issued by the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner for public servants working from home and the need for transparency around the Federal Government’s new […]

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The government provides more guidance with a code, but the detail will be left to Landlords and Tenants. Legislation update (current as at 8 April 2020). The National Cabinet has announced that a mandatory code for commercial tenancies will be introduced, guiding mandatory rent relief to tenants in line with the hibernation strategy. The aim […]

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Welcome to Issue 56 of our fortnightly Banking Sector Newsletter. The purpose of this newsletter is to provide those in the banking sector with a digestible and relevant snapshot of current news, case law and legislation from the past fortnight. We hope you find this edition useful!

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COVID-19 is having a profound effect on the financial performance of many businesses. In response, the Australian Bankers Association announced a business relief package which is available to business customers of participating banks that have total business loan facilities of up to $10 million and have advised their Bank that their business is affected by […]

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Welcome to Issue 85 of the NSW Public Sector Newsletter. COVID-19 continues to dominate news and developments within the public sector. The New South Wales Bar Association’s consolidated guide to the various COVID-19-related Court arrangements in NSW and Federal Courts and Tribunals provides helpful guidance. The guide covers information for those attending court as well […]

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