Insights

New Director ID Regime is Just Around the Corner

Aimed at combating fraud and protecting the privacy and security of Australian company directors, ...

New Jobkeeper Notice and Guidance from ASIC

On Friday 15 October 2021, the Australian Securities and Investments Commission issued a notice ...

Mertons’ Corporate Snapshot – September 2021

Mertons’ Corporate Snapshot – September 2021 Mertons’ Corporate Snapshot provides you with an overview ...

Mertons’ Corporate Snapshot – June Quarter 2021

Virtual AGMs On 29 March, ASIC released its ‘no-action’ position which supports holding virtual meetings using appropriate technology, and ...

Mertons’ Corporate Snapshot – March 2021

Virtual AGMs and electronic communication relief expired The relief allowing companies to use technology to ...

Whistleblower Protections enhancements

The Treasury Laws Amendment (Enhancing Whistleblower Protections) Act 2019 introduces amendments to the Corporations ...

Modern Slavery Act

Following a 2017 parliamentary enquiry and mirroring earlier steps taken by other countries, including ...

Mertons’ Corporate Snapshot – February 2019

DIRECTOR IDENTIFICATION NUMBER Australian directors will need to verify their identity with ASIC to ...

Governance Insitite Award

Congratulations to Claire Hamilton who was recently awarded the Mertons Award for Victorian State ...

Mertons’ Corporate Snapshot – September 2018

Click here for pdf IT’S A MATTER OF TRUST Australia is experiencing a crisis ...