Insights and updates

January 8, 2014

Personal Property Securities Act 2009 Transitional period ends on 31 January 2014

Personal Property Securities Act 2009 Transitional period ends on 31 January 2014   On 30 January 2014, the temporary protections afforded to transitional security interests under […]
September 30, 2013

The Chartered Secretaries Australia to become the Governance Institute of Australia

Mertons congratulates the Management Team and Board of Chartered Secretaries Australia on its completion of the first step in the transition to becoming the Governance Institute of Australia (GIA) Limited.
May 8, 2013

Continuous Disclosure – Do’s and Don’ts

The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) guidance note on continuous disclosure (Guidance Note 8) is a valuable resource for directors and officers of listed companies and their advisers.
May 8, 2013

Directors concerned about distraction from strategic focus

King & Wood Mallesons' third edition of its annual corporate governance report - Directions 2013 - shows that Australian directors are facing an identity crisis due to a widening expectation gap as to the proper role of directors.