Author: Janine Wilson

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I am a shareholder of a company. Can I get access to company books and records?

Management of companies is generally the responsibility of the directors. Shareholders have very limited options to intervene in the management decisions made by the directors. What happens if a shareholder wants access to company documents which the company won’t provide? Section 247A of the Corporations Act provides an opportunity for a shareholder to ask the […]
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Misleading and deceptive conduct – a feature of poker machines?

The Federal Court of Australia has recently handed down its decision in a case where a former gambling addict commenced proceedings against Melbourne’s Crown Casino and poker machine manufacturer Aristocrat, claiming that the poker machine “Dolphin Treasure” was in breach of section 18 of the Australian Consumer Law which prevents conduct that is misleading or […]
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