Together with the Australian Insurance Law Association[https://www.aila.com.au/articles/Home/1] (*AILA*), Lander & Rogers is proud to sponsor an interactive seminar on Confident Communication - Recent Trends in Business.
We are delighted to have the Honourable Jeff Kennett AC, joining us as a guest speaker at our November briefing for employers.
Lander & Rogers has advised Memocorp Australia on the acquisition by Charter Hall of Bass Hill Plaza Shopping Centre.
The Wrongs Amendment Bill 2015 was passed yesterday. It is expected to receive Royal Assent on Tuesday, 17 November 2015 and to come into force the following day.
Lander & Rogers is one of the founding signatories to the Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission (VEOHRC) and CommBar's initiative to target inequitable representation of Victorian women barristers in commercial litigation.
The High Court first recognised the entitlement to 'wrongful birth' damages in Australia in 2003. Since that time, the evolution of this area of law has remained of great interest to those working in the medical negligence space.
In the event of a safety incident in the workplace, an employer will need to be able to demonstrate that they took all reasonable steps to prevent the incident from occurring.
"Imagine the MCG on Grand Final Day, packed with 100,000 people. This will help you put the following into context: 70,000 people attempt to take their lives each year. And 10% of these will keep trying until they die by suicide." This sobering statistic came from The Hon. Jeff Kennett AC, who was speaking at a Lander & Rogers briefing for employers yesterday.