The Federal government announced on Sunday that it intends to temporarily make amendments to legislation to give effect to some relief to be provided to individuals, companies and their directors facing financial difficulty in the current Covid-19 pandemic induced economic crisis. Those changes will result in amendments to the Corporations Act 2001, the Bankruptcy Act… Read more
On 11 March 2020, the High Court changed the perception that had previously been accepted that an officer of a corporation was a person who held an office in a corporation in the ordinary sense of that word, and who participated in the management of that company by implying that rationale to the definition of… Read more
On 12 December 2019, the Retail and Commercial Leases (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill 2019, amending the Retail and Commercial Leases Act 1995, passed both houses and received royal assent on 19 December 2019. The Bill will come into effect on a day to be fixed by proclamation, which is planned for early 2020. For further information… Read more
Have your registrations expired? The PPSR has now been operational for over seven years, and it is important that you check the expiration dates of your registrations. Once a registration expires, its priority is lost and it cannot be extended. For further information on how to check and extend your registrations, click here.
Adco Legal was pleased to welcome Senior Associate, Jennifer Pears to our team. Jennifer Pears is a corporate and commercial lawyer with experience advising publicly listed companies with respect to capital raisings, corporate reconstructions, asset acquisitions and disposals, and joint ventures. Jennifer also assists clients to manage risk by providing general compliance and governance advice…. Read more
Adco Legal was pleased to welcome Senior Paralegal, Kathryn Ryles, to our team. Kathryn has significant experience in all areas of property and business conveyancing and commercial leasing. Kathryn has more than 20 years’ experience working for major Adelaide law firms and one of the largest defence contractors in Australia.
Adco Legal was pleased to welcome Senior Conveyancer, Michael Pampena, to our team. Michael has significant experience in all areas of property and business conveyancing, having managed a conveyancing division of a leading Adelaide law firm for many years. Michael has a particularly strong focus on major land divisions and property developments. With our growing… Read more
Adco Legal and its Directors have been recognised by the Doyles Guide to the Australian Legal Profession for our expertise in the practice areas of Corporate & Commercial, Property & Real Estate, Health & Aged Care and Agribusiness. The Doyles Guide is a comprehensive and independent directory which showcases Australia’s best firms and lawyers. It… Read more
Adco Legal was pleased to welcome Senior Associate, Matthew Curran, to our team. Matthew Curran is an experienced property lawyer having worked as a lawyer with a leading Australian law firm and most recently as a Legal Counsel with a global renewable company in Melbourne. With our growing team of talented and passionate lawyers and… Read more