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by Bill d'Apice
19 April 2018

Bill d’Apice, was recently interviewd by Tony Featherstone in the Company Director Magazine, about the proposed regulatory reform that could change the nature of charities and their governance — and add to sector uncertainty. 

In the interview, Bill d'Apice, a principal legal adviser to the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference and a current or former chair of over a dozen NFP boards, says charities shouldn’t have kneejerk reactions to the ACNC review.

by Bill d'Apice
09 March 2018

The ACNC has released a report that examines its compliance and enforcement activities in 2017.

The report also outlines the ACNC’s compliance focus for the year ahead.

Download the report at ACNC's website:

by Belinda Marsh and Bill d'Apice
22 February 2018

Amendments to the Privacy Act introducing the Notifiable Data Breaches (NDB) scheme has commenced.

The NDB scheme applies to all organisations currently required to take steps to secure personal information, including but not limited to businesses and not-for-profit organisations with an annual turnover of $3 million, health service providers, TFN recipients etc.

by Alex Kohn
20 October 2016

Under the law of negligence, school principals have a duty of care to take reasonable steps to prevent a foreseeable risk of injury to students. And if that duty is breached, a student may be entitled to legal compensation for loss or damage arising from the negligent act or omission. But how well do principals appreciate the extent of that duty of care?

by Raymon Anderson
23 September 2016

Raymon Anderson, Senior Associate in the firm's Dispute Resolution group is a member of The Law Society of NSW's Young Lawyers network and is urging all young lawyers to get involved. In the following video he talks about the benefits and the endless development opportunities that this network offers to young lawyers. 

Click here to view the video.

by Bill d'Apice and
30 August 2016

Important amendments to the Associations Incorporation Act 2009 (NSW) and the Associations Incorporation Regulation 2016 (NSW) commenced on 1 September 2016.

by Bill d'Apice
12 July 2016

Matthew Gerathy and Nicholas Regener in the Dispute Resolution group have been appointed Partners.


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