November 4, 2019

Christmas message from the Qld WHS Regulator: "don't let work Christmas parties spoil-a safe working year."

Melbourne Cup marks the beginning of end of year festivities. The Queensland Health and Safety Regulator has published a Christmas party...

September 24, 2019

Henry William Lawyers would like to congratulate Alex Linden who has been recognised as a Distinguished Practitioner by Asialaw. This is well-deserved recognition for Alex given his many achievements in the law. 

August 26, 2019

On 21 August 2019 the Full Federal Court in a test case issued declarations in relation to the calculation of personal/carer’s leave under the Fair Work Act 2009 (FW Act). The decision of the Full Court of the Federal Court in Mondelez v AMWU [2019] FCAFC 138 (“Mondele...

August 22, 2019

Do you or your clients have SME businesses who annually prepare and lodge with ASIC audited financial reports? Going forward, they may not need to. This means cost savings and keeping financials private.

Changes to the reporting and audit requirements for Pty Ltd compan...

August 12, 2019

Ok, Australia’s Modern Slavery laws are here, and for businesses operating on a 30 June financial

year end, the first reporting year will be 1 July 2019 to 30 June 2020 with your modern slavery statement due by 31 December 2020.

But will compliance with these new laws by...

On 4 July 2019, the Government re-introduced a number of reforms into Federal Parliament under the Treasury Laws Amendment (Combating Illegal Phoenixing) Bill 2019 (the Proposed Legislation).  

The overall purpose of the Proposed Legislation is to further deter com...

July 19, 2019

Henry William Lawyers is delighted to welcome Max Bonnell to the firm. 

Max is a highly experienced, commercially-focussed litigator, with expertise in all forms of dispute resolution.  

He acts in a wide range of commercial disputes, including matters arising in the ban...

July 2, 2019

Henry William Lawyers is delighted to announce that Executive Lawyer and Director Mark Faraday and Executive Lawyer Alex Linden have again been identified amongst the very best in their profession with their inclusion in this year’s Doyles Guide Leading Insolvency & Re...

April 10, 2019

The Parliamentary Joint Committee on Corporations and Financial Services (Committee) recently handed down its 396 page report that examined the operation and effectiveness of the Franchising Code of Conduct in Australia.

The bipartisan report was highly critical of the...

How ethical is your business’s supply chain? In theory, slavery has been abolished, but in reality it remains a major global issue. Modern slavery is a term which generally refers to exploitation of individuals for labour under threat of violence, coercion or deception...