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2021 Annual General Meeting
19 November 2021
The AICD’s 2021 Annual General Meeting (AGM) was held on Wednesday 17 November 2021 at 5.00pm (AEDT) as a virtual meeting.
Information on the AICD’s 2021 Annual General Meeting
2 November 2021
The AICD’s AGM will be held on 17 November 2021 as a virtual meeting.
Almost as good as being there
1 October 2021 | Christopher Niesche
Nearly 18 months on from the introduction of temporary relief measures for online AGMs, over-communication is the order of the day, according to chairs and company secretaries who experienced the worl...
Work Health and Safety
Updated joint guidance for navigating virtual AGMs, electronic signatures and electronic shareholder...
7 September 2021
With the recent extension of temporary relief for virtual AGMs, electronic shareholder communications and signatures to March 2022 and permanent reform measures set to be introduced to Parliament late...
Important continuous disclosure reform, virtual AGM relief
10 August 2021 | Laura Bacon
New laws passed by the Senate this week extend temporary relief for virtual AGMs and electronic documents to early 2022, and make welcome changes to continuous disclosure breach provisions.
AICD progress on proxy advice, class action risk reforms
31 May 2021 | Louise Petschler MAICD
Issues confronting listed company directors remain in the spotlight and it’s pleasing to see progress on two of the AICD’s priorities – proxy adviser regulation and continuous disclosure reform. Below...
Expiry of COVID-19 relief that permitted virtual AGMs and electronic signatures and continuous discl...
28 April 2021 | Laura Bacon
The Government’s Treasury Laws Amendment Bill (2021 Measures No.1), which proposed extending the COVID-19 relief to hold virtual AGMs, and in Schedule 2 introduce a fault element in respect to d...
New joint guidance for navigating virtual AGMs, electronic signatures and electronic shareholder com...
19 April 2021
To help organisations navigate the ongoing uncertainty around holding AGMs and executing electronic documents in the current environment, the AICD has collaborated with the Governance Institute of Aus...
AICD supports permanent changes to continuous disclosure laws - submission to Senate committee
15 March 2021
The AICD strongly supports permanent changes to Australia’s continuous disclosure laws introduced by the Bill in line with Corporations (Coronavirus Economic Response) Determination (No. 2) 2020 (Cth)...
Resetting an effective risk culture
22 February 2021 | Jenine Waters, Mark Griffiths
With the experiences of 2020 and the COVID-19 pandemic affecting companies' high-level thinking, businesses are revisiting their risk profiles and risk appetite statements and there’s been a not...
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