2015 - imac legal & compliance


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imaclegal November 13, 2015 2 Comments

What the Life Insurance Framework means for your advice business and compliance arrangements. The government announced its intended

imaclegal October 21, 2015 1 Comment

The government, in its official Response, has adopted all but one of the recommendations made by the Financial

imaclegal September 29, 2015 0 Comment

imac legal has been test driving Twitter for the last couple of days to make sure we don't

imaclegal September 4, 2015 2 Comments

Discussion: should Board meetings be recorded. If you have been following the business news in any of the

imaclegal September 2, 2015 0 Comment

Regulatory Wrap - 2 September 2015. In this update we cover: User Pays funding model proposed for ASIC;

imaclegal September 1, 2015 0 Comment

As we mentioned in our update of 2 July, new laws regulating Powers of Attorney in Victoria come

imaclegal August 20, 2015 0 Comment

Financial service lawyers and compliance consultants, imac legal & compliance, have moved into new city digs. We are

imaclegal August 17, 2015 0 Comment

Here’s a roundup of important developments that have happened in your world in the last month or so,

imaclegal July 28, 2015 1 Comment

While electronic disclosure (e.g. for FSGs, PDSs, periodic statements) has always been possible under the Corporations Act, unclear

If your business uses Powers of Attorney in Victoria (e.g. financial services businesses could use them for MDAs

imaclegal June 30, 2015 0 Comment

The Assistant Treasurer, The Hon Josh Frydenberg MP, has announced that an anomaly in the income tax law

imaclegal June 26, 2015 0 Comment

Draft legislation proposed by Treasury includes material governance changes for superannuation funds. The main changes proposed are: all

imaclegal June 25, 2015 0 Comment

The winds of change continue to blow in the financial services sector with the Assistant Treasurer, The Hon

imaclegal June 22, 2015 0 Comment

So, you have a great idea for a promotional competition that will really appeal to your clients and

imaclegal June 19, 2015 0 Comment

Life just got a tiny bit easier for businesses wanting to change auditors. ASIC has released an updated

imaclegal June 18, 2015 0 Comment

Macquarie’s recent refunding of $5.5M to clients holds important lessons for SMEs.  You have probably read that Macquarie

imaclegal June 16, 2015 0 Comment

One of Australia’s biggest wealth management names has been fined for misleading statements in two online ads. The

imaclegal June 15, 2015 0 Comment

Amendments to AML/CTF customer i.d. rules touted.  AUSTRAC has released draft AML/CTF rules for comment. In a nutshell,

imaclegal June 15, 2015 0 Comment

Opt-in renewal notices. New obligations from 1 July 2015 A last minute reminder for financial services licensees (and


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