Allens is an international top-tier commercial law firm with offices offices throughout Australia and Asia. Allens is an independent partnership operating in alliance with Linklaters LLP. The firm boasts some of the world's longest ongoing client relationships, stretching back more than 170 years.

ROFRs/ROFOs in sale processes

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Too often, pre-emptive rights on transfers in shareholders agreements obstruct an investor’s ability to exit efficiently and realise liquidity. These rights are often agreed as ‘checklist’ terms at the time of acquisition, without

AAT confirms expanded reach for ‘carrying on business’ in Australia

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A landmark ruling in Australia confirms that Clearview AI breached the Privacy Act despite lacking a physical presence or supplying products or services in the country, emphasising

Reformed Safeguard Mechanism set to launch on 1 July

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The Government has released its slate of detailed subordinate legislation that will support the reformed Safeguard Mechanism scheme.1 This means the Government has now issued the full