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The firms' purpose is to provide the highest standards of legal and commercial advice, and client service, delivered by talented, resourceful and dedicated individuals with a drive to see your organisation succeed.

 

Therefore, we invite you to explore our latest Focus Papers, Media, News and Publications in our Knowledge Bank.

 
Latest Focus Papers
Should you be checking your termination benefit approvals?
A recent unreported decision of the NSW Supreme Court should have executives rushing to their lawyers to check that their entitlements on retirement or termination from office have been properly approved by shareholders. It is not enough that shareholders have been told about an executive’s term...
 
Australia - Parallel imports and exhaustion of trade mark rights
The Intellectual Property Laws Amendment (Productivity Commission Response Part 1 and Other Measures) Act 2018 (Cth) (Act) was assented to on 24 August 2018. Among other changes, it amends the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth) (Copyright Act) and the Trade Marks Act 1995 (Cth) (Trade Marks Act) to clarify th...
 
Interim Heritage Orders - when can they be made and what effect do they have on development
Landowners, developers and purchasers of property need to be aware of the increased use by many Sydney councils of their power to make an interim heritage order (IHO) over an item that the council considers may, on further inquiry or investigation, be found to be of local heritage significance, and...
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Latest Publications
Gambling Law and Regulation Newsletter - August 2018
Welcome to the August 2018 edition of the Addisons Gambling Law & Regulation Newsletter . This is a bumper issue reflecting on many of the industry developments that have occurred this year in advance of the 2018 Australasian Gaming Expo.
 
eSports: Gambling in the Digital Age
While still in its early stages, the Australian esports industry is growing at a rapid rate, with popular and respected tournaments such as the Intel Extreme Masters being held in Sydney annually, to the delight of thousands of Australian fans. At this year’s Australasian Casino and Gaming Regulator...
 
Direct Selling Legal Update - June 2018
Welcome to the latest issue of the Addisons Direct Selling Legal Update. There have been a number of significant issues affecting the direct selling sector which have occurred since our last newsletter. Some of these issues are addressed in this newsletter.
Latest Media
Gambling as the new smoking
Could gambling be the new smoking? With most of the western world now effectively banning smoking advertising, could gambling be targeted in a similar way? With gambling advertising being banned in Italy, how likely is it that this could occur in Australia? Jamie Nettleton, Partner of Addison...
 
Poor Relationships with Colleagues Leads to Dismissal
BRR Media interview with Martin O'Connor, Partner on Thursday 3 September 2015 at 4:00pm.
 
Budget benefits small business over startups
BRR Media interview with Kieren Parker, Senior Associate on Friday 15 May 2015 at 3:45pm.