June 2012

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  • ASIC Report ASICs approach to enforcement

    Date: 1 Jun 2012

    John Price details the factors ASIC will consider when deciding whether to investigate a suspected breach of the law and to take enforcement action.

  • CEO Report A top conference in the top end

    Date: 1 Jun 2012

    John H C Colvin reviews the highlights of Company Directors’ national conference in Darwin last month.

  • Conference review The view from the top

    Date: 1 Jun 2012

    The key message from the Company Directors national conference in Darwin last month was that Australia could lose out on the benefits of the resources boom if it did not take the right actions now. Zilla Efrat reports.

  • Directors Counsel What the Hardie ruling means

    Date: 1 Jun 2012

    Professor Bob Baxt examines what the recent James Hardie decision in the High Court of Australia really means for company directors.

  • Featherstone Good news for small to mid caps

    Date: 1 Jun 2012

    Tony Featherstone explains why proposed changes to the ASX’s Listing Rules are good news for small- and mid-cap listed companies, their boards and shareholders.

  • Feature From Smart State to CanDo State

    Date: 1 Jun 2012

    Queensland’s new state government is still finding its feet after its landslide election victory in March. Sam Walker investigates the changes directors can expect as the dust settles.

  • Feature Prepare for action

    Date: 1 Jun 2012

    Class actions are big business and are likely to become a bigger threat for companies and their directors in coming years. Tony Featherstone reviews the risks involved and questions whether litigation funders should be better regulated.

  • Feature Reaching for the clouds

    Date: 1 Jun 2012

    No board can afford to omit the cloud from its commercial strategy even though it can come with risks. Domini Stuart argues that these can be managed just like all other business risks.

  • Feature The director boom

    Date: 1 Jun 2012

    Tony Featherstone predicts good directors will be in great demand as a once-in-a-generation resources boom picks up pace. 

  • Greens Piece Left in legal limbo

    Date: 1 Jun 2012

    John M Green says the time it takes to clear a director’s name is a national scandal.

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