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2017 lessons for Directors from the courts and Fair Work Commission

Reflecting on a number of decisions handed down by the courts and Fair Work Commission in 2017 provides useful insights into the duties and rights of directors.

Highlights from the 2017 AICD Essential Director Update with Graham Bradley

The AICD’s Essential Director Update is one of the most important events in the Australian governance calendar. Held annually, the update is the AICD’s largest complimentary event. This year in a road...

Essential Director Update: 6 Issues for boards to consider in 2018

Christopher Niesche sums up this year’s AICD Essential Director Update.

Searching for PNG's directors of the future

The AICD's Advisory team is working with ASX 200 company Oil Search to train the next generation of PNG directors.

The Regulator - When are directors liable?

John Price explains why the outcome of a recent court case sheds new light on the parameters of directors’ liability for breaches by a company.

New study questions enforcement of directors’ duties in Australia

Important new Melbourne Law School study sheds light on the application of penalties for company directors

New reforms for director liability proposed by academics

Deakin University researchers have put forward new ideas for reforming director liability in Australia. The GLC’s Tony Featherstone speaks to the authors.

Final steps to safe harbour law reform

In significant news for all directors, the Australian Government released draft legislation for insolvency law reform that includes a proposal to introduce a safe harbour for directors from insolvent ...

What keeps directors awake at night: insights from the Director Sentiment Index

Every six months, as part of the Director Sentiment Index, the AICD asks members what issues are ‘keeping them awake at night’. Carissa Simons, the AICD’s Media Manager, runs through the current chall...

Former chairman of AWB Limited fined and banned for duty of care breach

In a cautionary tale for directors, former AWB Chairman Trevor Flugge was this week fined in connection with the Iraqi ‘oil for wheat’ scandal. AICD Senior Policy Adviser Lysarne Pelling explains the ...
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