Tuesday, 21 November 2017

Julie Allen
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The combination of working as an in-house counsel and as a lawyer in private practice has equipped me with a comprehensive understanding of the needs and objectives of my clients. The emphasis of my practice methodology is to first develop a thorough and deep understanding of my clients’ businesses so that my advice to them is pragmatic, commercially focussed and geared towards assisting in achieving business objectives.


My experience spans commercial negotiations, consumer law issues and compliance matters such as privacy.
The scope of my work has included advising companies and drafting agreements in respect of outsourcing of business processes, data transfers and internet marketplaces.


I also have a strong interest in technology, software and application development and therefore I invest time investigating the legal issues behind the latest and greatest internet craze.


I commenced practising in 2000 at (then) Blake Dawson Waldron.  I have since spent time practising as a corporate counsel at a variety of both Australian owned and multinational companies in the retail, finance and information technology sectors before joining Addisons in January 2016.
 

 

Qualifications

LLB - ANU (Australian National University)

 

Latest Knowledge
Harper Reforms - what you need to know
16 November 2017
On 6 November 2017, significant changes to Australia’s competition laws came into effect, introducing some of the key recommendations of the 2015 Harper Competition Policy Review.
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Inabox Group Limited
I have advised ASX listed telco Inabox Group Limited on a number of corporate transactions, including its acquisition of the Hostworks Group in February 2017 and its acquisition of Logic Communications in March 2017.
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Conference Call International
I acted for the shareholders of CCI, the largest independent conferencing and collaboration provider in Australia, in its $18m disposal to ASX listed MNF Group Limited in February 2017.
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Expertise

 

  • assisting companies with contractual, corporate and commercial issues;
  • advising on marketing material, including comparative marketing claims and consumer law compliance;
  • advising on privacy issues and cross border data transfers; and 
  • advising on technology licensing, disputes and settlements.
     
 

Qualifications

LLB - ANU (Australian National University)

 

Latest Knowledge
Harper Reforms - what you need to know
16 November 2017
On 6 November 2017, significant changes to Australia’s competition laws came into effect, introducing some of the key recommendations of the 2015 Harper Competition Policy Review.
MORE INFORMATION
Inabox Group Limited
I have advised ASX listed telco Inabox Group Limited on a number of corporate transactions, including its acquisition of the Hostworks Group in February 2017 and its acquisition of Logic Communications in March 2017.
MORE INFORMATION
Conference Call International
I acted for the shareholders of CCI, the largest independent conferencing and collaboration provider in Australia, in its $18m disposal to ASX listed MNF Group Limited in February 2017.
MORE INFORMATION
Recalls
We have worked with our clients to ensure that the safety of consumers is paramount, the impact of any recall action is minimised and the recall is conducted strictly in accordance with the legal requirements.
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Sale of business
Assisting a client with the sale of part of its business. This involved the complex unwinding of all agreements, business processes and functions that were related to the business, including all technology systems that ran the business.
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Setting up an online ‘marketplace’
I have assisted a client to set up a new online marketplace where both local and international vendors could sell a variety of products directly to the Australian public.
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Qualifications

LLB - ANU (Australian National University)

 

Latest Knowledge
Harper Reforms - what you need to know
16 November 2017
On 6 November 2017, significant changes to Australia’s competition laws came into effect, introducing some of the key recommendations of the 2015 Harper Competition Policy Review.
MORE INFORMATION
Inabox Group Limited
I have advised ASX listed telco Inabox Group Limited on a number of corporate transactions, including its acquisition of the Hostworks Group in February 2017 and its acquisition of Logic Communications in March 2017.
MORE INFORMATION
Conference Call International
I acted for the shareholders of CCI, the largest independent conferencing and collaboration provider in Australia, in its $18m disposal to ASX listed MNF Group Limited in February 2017.
MORE INFORMATION
Timely Reminders on the Food and Grocery Code of Conduct (the Code)
23/1/2017
Codes of Conduct, Grocery Supply Agreements, Retailers, Suppliers, ACCC, potential penalties of $1 million – a lot has happened, or should have happened, since the transitional arrangements of the Food and Grocery Code of Conduct ended on 1 July 2016.
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Qualifications

LLB - ANU (Australian National University)

 

Latest Knowledge
Harper Reforms - what you need to know
16 November 2017
On 6 November 2017, significant changes to Australia’s competition laws came into effect, introducing some of the key recommendations of the 2015 Harper Competition Policy Review.
MORE INFORMATION
Inabox Group Limited
I have advised ASX listed telco Inabox Group Limited on a number of corporate transactions, including its acquisition of the Hostworks Group in February 2017 and its acquisition of Logic Communications in March 2017.
MORE INFORMATION
Conference Call International
I acted for the shareholders of CCI, the largest independent conferencing and collaboration provider in Australia, in its $18m disposal to ASX listed MNF Group Limited in February 2017.
MORE INFORMATION