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Governance Leadership Centre
Internal dispute resolution: Update to RG 165
9 August 2019
On 9 August 2019, the AICD made a submission to ASIC on its proposed updates to Regulatory Guide 165 (Internal dispute resolution).
For every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction
5 August 2019 | Angus Armour FAICD
Newton’s third law is reversed for regulation however: for every inaction – for every failure of governance and self-regulation – the community demands a regulatory reaction.
APRA capability review released
31 July 2019
The review recommends that APRA should have greater power over board appointments and be more transparent in its supervision of regulated entities.
This is the key to successful Indigenous governance
1 July 2019 | Kath Walters
Selwyn Button, head of the Office of the Registrar of Indigenous Corporations, says transparency is the key to successful Indigenous governance.
ACCC's top enforcement priorities
1 June 2019
ACCC chair Rod Sims outlines the commission's priorities in regulating competition and consumer issues.
Regulatory changes ahead for directors
1 June 2019 | Louise Petschler GAICD
AICD's head of Advocacy Louise Petschler outlines regulatory changes that will affect directors, from WHS to ASIC's new Office of Enforcement.
Advocacy and policy
2019 APRA Capability Review
10 April 2019
On 10 April 2019, the AICD made a submission to the APRA Capability Review. In brief, the AICD considers that APRA is a highly effective prudential regulator but identified a number of areas where imp...
ASIC: Who regulates the regulator?
1 April 2019 | Professor Pamela Hanrahan
In the wake of the banking Royal Commission, a new regulatory body responsible for monitoring ASIC's accountability is up for debate.
Final round of Royal Commission hearings continues, with a focus on accountability
28 November 2018 | Sally Linwood MAICD
Corporate governance continues to be a focal point of the final round of Royal Commission hearings, with accountability in particular being considered through various lenses.
How Musk lost the top spot at Tesla
10 October 2018 | Shelley Dempsey
Billionaire Elon Musk has lost the top spot on the board of the USA’s most valuable car company, as a legal firestorm unleashed by the regulator took hold. Now Tesla must find a new chair.