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Australian Energy and Resources Update

22 December 2014


Welcome to our monthly update on Australian energy and resources-related legal developments. Highlights this month include the New South Wales government's cancellation of all licence applications for coal seam gas (CSG) exploration, introducing a tender process...

Clifford Chance advises Apache on sale of LNG projects

16 December 2014


Leading international law firm Clifford Chance has advised Apache Corporation (NYSE: APA) on the sale of its interests in the Wheatstone and Kitimat LNG projects to Woodside Petroleum Limited (ASX: WPL) for a purchase price of US$2.75 billion. The Houston-headquartered...

ACCC authorises resale price maintenance for the first time

15 December 2014


Pursuant to a recent determination by the Australian competition enforcement authority, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, Resale Price Maintenance ("RPM") has been "authorised" for the first time in Australian competition law...

Asia Pacific anti-corruption rankings for 2014

10 December 2014


Transparency International recently released its always keenly awaited annual Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) for 2014, just after a new bribery risk index was launched by TRACE International. The CPI has been an authoritative and valuable tool for measuring...

Reflections from the International Arbitration Group

3 December 2014


Clifford Chance international arbitration practitioners from across our global network – in the UK, Europe, Middle East, Asia Pacific and the Americas – comment on significant trends and developments in the field of International Arbitration. Their...

Foreign investment regulation in Australia

24 November 2014


Foreign investment in Australia is governed by a complex combination of law and policy. Inbound investments by foreign persons in Australian businesses and assets over stipulated thresholds will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis to determine whether the transaction...

Indexing corruption in Asia Pacific

5 November 2014


Transparency International (TI) publishes a Bribe Payer's Index (BPI) which provides help to companies seeking to accurately assess the risk of doing business in Asia Pacific or with a partner from the Asia Pacific Region.  The BPI provides critical additional...

Australian Energy and Resources Update

3 November 2014


Welcome to our monthly update on Australian energy and resources-related legal developments. The highlight this month is the release of the final report by the New South Wales Chief Engineer into the State's coal seam gas industry. The report acknowledges...