Two judges rejected the defence's request to overturn a jury verdict or order a new trial, saying Gaye's copyright on the song was entitled to broad protection. They accepted a trial court judge's instructions to jurors to decide the case based only on the sheet music to the two songs, and not the recordings. Judge Jacqueline Nguyen offered a harsh dissent, saying the two songs resembled each other only in style, not substance, and that the decision was detrimental to the future of artists and creativity.
Home News February news digest February news digest 01 March The following are summaries of media stories related to business turnaround and insolvency in Australia during February Electricity reliability has become a major issue for the handful of bidders for Arrium, expected to update their offers by February 15 with a sale of the company due by the end of March, a KordaMentha spokesman said.
I knew what could happen in those places to vulnerable people. In Junethe management of Mentone Gardens called a meeting, summoning residents and relatives.
The Wagga-based plane refurbishment outfit, which went into voluntary administration after a legal stoush with the Albury-based hangar builder, is well and truly back up and running.
On Wednesday Feb 1a new set of guidelines will be officially implemented between Singapore's Supreme Court and the United States bankruptcy court for the district of Delaware. More jurisdictions are expected to follow suit. The guidelines serve as a roadmap for how courts communicate. For instance, in appropriate situations, joint hearings involving the different courts may be held, although each court will retain its independence and impartiality, said Singapore's Supreme Court in a media release on Wednesday.
And retail insiders claim the rot that took down Payless Shoes and Pumpkin Patch in December has spread to Australia's upmarket, national fashion chains and warn of more pain to come. Insolvency insiders say a number of retailers have reached out to them in recent weeks as rising costs and slowing sales push them to the brink.
The Federal Court order summoning Anna Palmer to answer liquidators' questions came after a similar directive was issued to the former politician's nephew, Clive Mensink, and just a week before the hearings were due to resume. Senator Lambie, a former soldier who is pushing for improved veterans services, posted on Facebook a defence of Mr Kolomeitz and suggested that "bullying" was going on inside the organisation.
As a result, the Australian Energy Regulator suspended the company from operating in the national electricity market on Thursday. Both chains were majority owned by van Laack Australia, the local subsidiary of year old German suit maker van Laack.
Mr Secatore told The Australian Financial Review on Tuesday the businesses would be put up for sale and loss-making stores would be closed as soon as possible, with unsold stock moved to remaining stores.
A third payment is expected to be made once the receiver's final claim is completed, although a potential rival has emerged for that money which Gibson said the receivers are investigating.
History shows those that do so tend to overshoot fair value estimates and outperform the broader market, according to Swiss investment bank Credit Suisse. Rickmers Trust Management said it had been in discussions with financial and legal advisors from groups of holders its SGDm notes due in Disgruntled customers and unpaid tradesmen of Softec Homes gathered in the Federal Court yesterday to hear the Mawson Lakes builder had temporarily ceased trading amid concerns over missing financial documents and transfer of company funds to other parties without the direction of managing director Furqan Baig.
Boohoo is expected to close the deal and sign all the dotted lines in the coming few days. KordaMentha partners Grant Graham and Neale Jackson, who were running the voluntary administration, of Wynyard have been appointed liquidators of the company and subsidiary Wynyard NZ Limited.
The liquidators will provide further reports to creditors as required under the Companies Act and noted the act prohibits any transfer of shares in Wynyard without the approval of the court. The company, whose financial strife leaves several government projects unfinished, went into receivership by accounting firm RSM Australia Partners and left subcontractors uncertain they would be paid for their work and materials.
In preparation for final bids, it is understood heavyweight executives from the respective camps are back in Australia this week, wanting one final round of site visits and other top level talks before putting a binding number forward.
Morgan Stanley is running the sale on behalf of Arrium administrator KordaMentha. In the days after Bellamy's Australia admitted in a vaguely worded statement to problems in China, the infant formula maker hurriedly established a war room in the Melbourne offices of law firm Herbert Smith Freehills.
The company's "business update" delivered on December 2 last year had wiped half a billion dollars from its sharemarket value and as its problems grew, so too did those around the war room table on level 43 of Collins St.Business Landline Phone Plan. If your business phone lines are through one of the larger service providers such as Telstra or Optus, you are more than likely paying roughly % more for your phone calls than if you got the same service though Business Telecom.
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