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How to Develop a Whistleblower Policy

Now that the Whistleblower protections have increased, are you meeting your requirements?About the Act The Treasury Laws Amendment (Enhancing Whistleblower Protections) Act 2019 (Cth) was recently passed by Parliament and will…

Woomera Prohibited Area Co-Existence Framework – Review Recommendations

In a Nutshell The Woomera Prohibited Area (WPA) is a highly-valued defence testing range located in South Australia’s north-west.  Access is controlled by the Department of Defence, with permits granted…

22 Finlaysons Lawyers recognised in ‘Best Lawyers in Australia 2020’

22 Finlaysons Lawyers practitioners have been recognised for their work across 28 different fields in The Best Lawyers of Australia 2020 Edition. The Best Lawyers in Australia annual listing was announced…

Frost Fans – Development Authorisation Requirements

In a Nutshell The installation of frost fans in South Australian vineyards requires development plan consent and building rules consent.  The ERD Court has confirmed that frost fans are acceptable…

Imprisonment for Breaching Work Health & Safety Duties

In a Nutshell A Queensland company director, Mr Gary Lavin, was convicted and sentenced to one year imprisonment (suspended after four months) for breaching safety obligations through his reckless conduct…

Space Law and SME’s

In a Nutshell With Adelaide announced this week as the base of the new Australian Space Agency headquarters, the commercial space industry looks set to benefit from increased Government funding…

JusticeNet SA & Finlaysons Prevent the Eviction of a Family Experiencing Financial Hardship

Finlaysons have been a proud supporter of JusticeNet SA’s coordinated pro bono services for over nine years and have assisted in providing a pro bono safety net for many of South…

Sale of Land Amendment Bill 2018 – Victoria – Sunset Clauses

In a Nutshell The Sale of Land Amendment Bill 2018 introduces significant changes to the law governing the use of sunset clauses in residential off-the-plan contracts by vendors in Victoria.…

Proprietary Company Crowd-sourced Equity Funding goes live today

In a Nutshell The Corporations Amendment (Crowd-sourced Funding for Proprietary Companies) Act 2018 (the Act) comes into operation today, amending the Corporations Act to enable proprietary companies to access Crowd-sourced…

Finlaysons are proud to be involved in the 2018 Adelaide Film Festival’s Pay It Forward program

In the tradition of suspended coffees and random acts of kindness, Adelaide Film Festival’s Pay It Forward program enables deserving organisations and individuals to experience a much-needed night at the…

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