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Norton Gledhill advises Pacific Current Group Limited on sale of stake in Investors Mutual Limited

Norton Gledhill has advised ASX listed Pacific Current Group Limited (PAC) on the successful sale to French investment group Natixis Global Asset Management of a 40% stake in fund manager Investors Mutual Limited (IML) in a deal that puts an enterprise value on IML of around $300 million. Hugh Scales and Alasdair McLean led the transaction for PAC with assistance from


Norton Gledhill to merge with Piper Alderman

Norton Gledhill is pleased to announce its merger with national law firm Piper Alderman, effective 1 November 2017. The merged firm will boast 60 partners and 141 lawyers with offices in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and Adelaide. With strong complementarity in their respective client bases, the merged firms provide legal services to both the private and public


Alasdair McLean and James Macdonald recognised as leading lawyers

Alasdair McLean and James Macdonald have again been recognised as leading corporate lawyers in Victoria by the 2017 edition of Doyles Guide.


Education Law Newsletter – August 2017

In this edition we look at the widening of schools’ liability for child abuse and the new Notifiable Data Breach Scheme.  We also provide an update in relation to the new reportable conduct scheme, which is now in effect. Download August 2017 edition


Norton Gledhill assists GMHBA with new alliance

Norton Gledhill has recently assisted GMHBA, a not for profit health fund, in forming an innovative alliance with AIA Australia, one of Australia’s largest life insurers, and Discovery Limited, a South African financial services provider that developed the international ‘Vitality’ wellness program. The alliance will create a new health insurance business branded ‘myOwn’ that will


Employment Law Newsletter – May 2017

In this edition we consider the lessons for employers from some recent cases concerning employee misconduct on social media and provide an update on our March bulletin on personal liability arising from Fair Work Act breaches. Download May 2017 edition